Chef de Partie - Members Dining Room [Full Time]

Chef de Partie - Members Dining Room [Full Time]

Wimbledon F&D, London

£30,000 per annum + benefits


Full time

The All-England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) is one of the world’s most iconic sporting locations serving as a private Members Club during 50 weeks of the year and then, for two weeks, hosting The Championships – the world’s premier grass court tennis tournament.

The dining offer includes a formal dining room open for lunch six days a week and dinner Monday to Friday evenings. The Club Room is a casual dining experience offering breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea served daily. The Landing Bar is open daily for drinks service.

Role Purpose

To assist in the preparation, cooking and presentation of food in both the Members Dining Room and the Club Room to the highest standards in a clean, tidy, safe and pleasant working environment. To assist in the smooth running of Members Kitchen and support all Members Events external to the Club House with direction from more senior members of the kitchen brigade.

All colleagues are required to:

  • To prepare and cook sufficient food to the required highest standard
  • To work in an organised, logical and practical way
  • To possess willingness, good communication skills, A solid work ethic and a can-do attitude
  • To carry out the directions of more senior members of the kitchen brigade, ensuring that you coordinate the efforts of more junior members
  • Ensure all food preparation is carried out in accordance with food hygiene procedures
  • To ensure food is served promptly and work is carried out quickly and efficiently to keep up during busy periods
  • Maintains minimal waste and correct portion control whilst maintaining appropriate stock levels
  • To assist in completion of relevant due diligence, i.e., fridge temps, temperature controls
  • Ensure the kitchen and service area are always clean and tidy
  • To be Prepared to help rest of team in a willing and positive manner
  • Friendly, pleasant, and polite to work colleagues
  • To possess good people skills, the ability to work well in a team
  • Ability to work in a team
  • To deal with customer requests promptly, politely and in a professional manor

Hours & Hours & Shift Expectations

  • 40 hours per week - 5/7 days -weekend work required


  • Experience in a similar environment
  • Food Hygiene Certificate
  • High standards and quality driven
  • City & Guilds 706/1 or NVQ equivalent

Benefits and Remuneration:

  • £30k per annum
  • On-going training & development
  • Medicash – Healthcare benefits, including dental, optical and therapy treatments. (Includes up to four dependent children)
  • Exclusive Benefits & Wellbeing site (Perks at Work)
  • Entertainment discounts - Up to 55% off cinema tickets
  • Health & wellbeing discounts - Discounts for Nuffield Health (20%) and Pure Gym (10%)
  • Travel discounts - Discounts for holiday companies such as TUI and Expedia
  • Shopping discounts - Save up to 15% at high street and online stores by purchasing Shopping Cards. Many of the Shopping Cards can be reloaded, and some can be used online to double your savings with existing online offers
  • Meals on duty
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • 3 days additional leave, following return from Maternity
  • Holiday Purchase scheme
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Opportunities to work at other Compass venues (sporting and event venues)
  • 23 days annual leave plus an additional 2 discretionary club holiday days