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Current vacancies

Chef De Partie
Full Time position. Fixed term of 23 months.
Closing date: 5th November 2017
Salary: £18,000 per annum.
Please apply online here.

You’ll join a talented brigade of chefs who demonstrate natural palates and creative flair in the Restaurant. In this fast paced environment, every attention to the finest detail is afforded to dishes served over breakfast, lunch and dinner. Creative talent is widely supported and you will have the opportunity to work with the finest seasonal and local produce. Throughout the year there will functions such as weddings, craft fairs, hog roasts, BBQs some of which you will be expected to take the lead on in the kitchen.

t’s essential that you have a level 2 NVQ in professional cookery or equivalent. It’s required that you have at least one year’s experience working in a similar role and possess excellent food presentation skills. Excellent time management skills and the ability to work under pressure are key, along with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. It is essential that you have an in-date Level 2 Food Safety certificate.

In return, we will offer you a supportive workplace in a luxurious environment, competitive salary and excellent training and development opportunities. This post requires the candidate to be flexible and dedicated to the hospitality profession working Full Time, 5 days over 7.

Missenden Abbey is easily accessible by car, bus or train (direct route from Aylesbury, 5 minutes walk from Great Missenden train station).

For informal discussions please contact Phil Child on email: Philip.Child@missendenabbey.ltd.uk or call 01494 867975

All applications are to be made online. Missenden Abbey operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CV’s or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.

Conference and Support Service Assistant
Permanent full time position.
Closing date: 22nd October 2017
Salary: £16,000 per annum.
Please apply online here.

Do you have a friendly approach to work and a good eye for detail? This position requires a flexible candidate to join our small support team to assist in Audio Visual and meeting room set-ups and general maintenance of Missenden Abbey. You will quickly become a committed, energetic and enthusiastic member of the support team, able to work on own initiative and able to display great pride in your work.

Previous experience is preferred, however training will be provided for the right candidate. Excellent development opportunities, training and uniform will be provided. The position requires a large amount of flexibility and will include working early mornings, evenings and weekends on a shift rota.

If you believe that you have these qualities and abilities, and you are determined to succeed, please complete the online application form.

For informal discussions please contact Paul Graham, IT and Conference Services Supervisor by email: paul.graham@missendenabbey.ltd.uk or call: 01494 866811.

All applications are to be made on-line. Missenden Abbey operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CV’s or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.

Hospitality Assistant - Restaurant and Bar
Permanent full time position
Closing date: 5th November 2017
Salary: £14,750 per annum.
Please apply online here.

Missenden Abbey is renowned for its commitment to outstanding customer service and all round excellence. We have created an exciting opportunity for an experienced individual to assist with the smooth running of our Restaurant and Bar and its team through close liaison with the Hospitality Manager and the Head chef.

You will need to be passionate about the hospitality industry. As a key member of the team you will possess excellent customer care, attention to detail and communication skills, demonstrate great team work and ability to motivate yourself to work on your own while provide high level of service and exceed expectations at all times.

If you believe that you have these abilities and you are determined to succeed, please complete the online application form. For further information or an informal chat please call our Hospitality Manager, Kathy Cousins on 01494 866811 or e-mail Kathy.cousins@missendenabbey.ltd.uk.

All applications are to be made on-line. Missenden Abbey operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CV’s or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.

Kitchen Assistant
Permanent full time position
Closing date: 5th November 2017
Salary: £14,500 per annum.
Please apply online here.

Are you interested in working in an energetic and creative kitchen? Missenden Abbey currently have a vacancy for a full-time kitchen assistant. We are looking for flexible and reliable individuals who show a friendly and positive attitude. The role includes assisting with food preparation, delivery of food service and general cleaning duties. Experience is preferred but not essential and training will be provided.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Phil Child on email: Philip.Child@missendenabbey.ltd.uk or call 01494 867975.

If you believe you meet the requirements for this role and would like to become part of this successful team, please complete the online application form.

Missenden Abbey operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CV’s or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.


Join Missenden Abbey's Dynamic Events Team!

We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic and committed individuals who will assist in the preparation and running of our weddings and social events.  The successful candidates will have a genuine passion for events and customer service, no experience is necessary however applicants must be aged 16 or over - full training will be provided.

A competitive salary is on offer together with flexible/part time hours.

For an informal discussion please contact Alice Chapman - Events Supervisor on 01494 866811 or email alice.chapman@missendenabbey.ltd.uk

Casual Housekeepers

A/typical weekend position.
For an informal discussion please contact Gill Tomes on 01494 866811 or email gill.tommes@missendenabbey.ltd.uk

Casual Bar Staff
A/Typical casual position

Missenden Abbey are looking for individuals with fantastic customer service skills to work behind our busy bar for private functions, weddings, Christmas party nights and standard weekday evenings. All applicants must be over the age of 18 and able to work evening and weekend shifts.

For informal discussions please contact Kathy Cousins on email: kathy.cousins@missendenabbey.ltd.uk  or call 01494 866811.