We have a rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced and passionate Grill Chef to join the team and open the kitchen for our brand-new 300 cover open plan sharing style dining concept, which includes Pittsburger – our gourmet burger concession & Fratelli’s – our American/Italian pizza concession. Working closely with the General Management team, you will have a hands-on role in the opening of the Kitchen, with the opportunity to shape and drive the success of our new concept food offering onsite, giving your future growth opportunities as the business expands.
What we are looking for
- Ideally 2+ years previous experience as a Grill Chef working within a busy fast paced environment in the Leisure and/or Hospitality Industry, whilst delivering outstanding food quality for our street food style concept.
- Confident in menu innovation – creating monthly specials and developing our amazing gourmet burgers & hotdogs
- Ideally you have experience in opening kitchens or working as part of a new site launch team
- Understanding of local market food trends
- Confident in a guest facing position
- Flexible to work in shifts including weekends and late evenings
The Light Perks:
- Negotiable salary dependent upon experience + excellent salary package
- Employee discounts on food and drink,
- 28 days holiday,
- Unlimited free cinema tickets/ tickets for friends and family**
- 40% employee discount on food and drink
- Private medical insurance
- Healthcare cash plans and benefits portal
- Company pension scheme
- Employee assistance programme
- Career development opportunities and fun working environment
About The Light
At The Light, we like to break the mould and think outside the box. We’re passionate about what we do, our desire to entertain, delight and inspire our guests has been at the heart of everything we have done since we started in 2011. We now have ten cinemas nationwide, with two further openings planned for later this year and other exciting developments in the pipeline. With each opening, our brand has evolved with food and drink becoming an integral part of our offer!
Our BRAND-NEW concept site opening in Sittingbourne will take our guest experience to the next level. Whilst offering our well known unique spaces where guests can enjoy the latest blockbusters, independent and international films plus a selection of live events in state-of-the-art screens, in Sittingbourne, our guests will be able to enjoy freshly prepared, sharing style food served from one of our open kitchens/concessions or relax with a cocktail in one of our beautiful bars or have some fun at our first new concept 9 lane bowling alley, with a tech driven retro gaming arcade.
If you’re excited by what you see, then you know what to do!