CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

We are always on the look out for enthusiastic people with loads of common sense & a keen interest in food & wine. Applicants must be of smart appearance, fit, energetic with a willingness to work as part of a team. A valid working visa is essential.

We are always accepting prospective applicants - if no relevant positions are listed below, please email us your CV & cover letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.uk. We may still ask you come in for an interview should the right position become available.

 

CHEESEROOM          CAFÉ          KITCHEN          SHOP           WHOLESALE

 
 

 

MAY 2018

 

CAFÉ POSITIONS

CAFÉ ASSISTANT MANAGER

We are currently hiring for a café assistant manager for our busy Marylebone cafe.

The right applicants will be dynamic and creative and willing to work alongside our fantastic team of cheesemongers, Retail, Café, Event & back of house team. This is a fast-paced and energetic business that encompasses a busy daytime café (open for dinner service two nights per week) as well as regular private and ticketed events.

The ideal candidate will be:

- Currently working in a similar position in a quality restaurant or food retail business
- Passionate about delivering your knowledge of food and wine
- A willingness to learn and take on new challenges
- Keen to progress your career within La Fromagerie
- Hands-on and able to work effectively as part of a team with a positive attitude, great communication skills and an excellent command of English

In return we offer the successful candidates:

- Highly competitive remuneration package including Tronc entitlement
- An environment that will enable you to develop your product knowledge and skills with weekly training, tastings and regular appraisals to help our employees reach their true potential.
- Meals on duty and a generous employee discount
- A wide range of career development opportunities

If you think you would make a great addition to the La Fromagerie team please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.uk with 'CAFÉ ASSISTANT MANAGER' in the subject line. 

 

EXPERIENCED CAFÉ FLOOR STAFF

We are currently seeking enthusiastic and experienced café floor staff for our Marylebone and Bloomsbury locations. 

The right applicants will be dynamic and creative and willing to work alongside our fantastic team of cheesemongers, Retail, Café, Event & back of house team. This is a fast-paced and energetic business that is expanding; if you think you can bring an energy, willingness to learn and a passion for food, cheese and wine with excellent customer service skills then please get in touch.

The ideal candidate will be:

- Currently working in a quality restaurant or food retail business
- Passionate about delivering your knowledge of food and wine
- A willingness to learn and take on new challenges
- Keen to progress your career within La Fromagerie
- Able to work effectively as part of a team with a positive attitude, great communication skills and an excellent command of English

In return we offer the successful candidates:

- Highly competitive remuneration package including Tronc entitlement
- An environment that will enable you to develop your product knowledge and skills with weekly training, tastings and regular appraisals to help our employees reach their true potential.
- Meals on duty and a generous employee discount
- A wide range of career development opportunities

If you think you would make a great addition to the La Fromagerie team please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.uk with 'CAFÉ FLOOR STAFF' in the subject line. 

 

 

KITCHEN POSITIONS

EXPERIENCED CHEF DE PARTIE

 

LA FROMAGERIE is all about the produce. With two shops, a very busy café and wholesale business supplying cheese to some of the top restaurants including River Café, Alain Ducasse, Angela Hartnett & Chez Bruce, we are currently searching for an experienced CHEF DE PARTIE. This position would be mainly based at our small but busy kitchen in our Bloomsbury location.

We cook simple, traditional, regional dishes from around Europe showcasing produce sourced directly by us, from small farms & producers. Ideally you will have a broad set of cooking skills as we make our own terrines, cured meats, pies, cakes, biscuits, chutneys, pickles & jams along with all the regional dishes for our menus. This is a very hands-on job, that will suit a Chef de Partie looking to join a company that continues to expend and develop new projects and ideas through our Cafés, Shops & Events.

Straight & Split shifts including weekends & some evenings
50 hours per week
2 days off per week
Competitive salary for the right applicant

The ideal candidate will be:

- Currently working in a quality restaurant or food retail business
- Knowledgeable of French & Italian regional cuisine & produce, with a broad set of cooking skills
- Well-organised and calm under pressure
- Keen to progress your career within La Fromagerie
- Able to work effectively as part of a team with a positive attitude, great communication skills and an excellent command of English

In return we offer the successful candidates:

- Highly competitive remuneration package including Tronc entitlement
- An environment that will enable you to develop your product knowledge and skills with weekly training, tastings and regular appraisals to help our employees reach their true potential.
- Meals on duty and a generous employee discount
- A wide range of career development opportunities

If you think you would make a great addition to the La Fromagerie team please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.uk with 'CHEF DE PARTIE' in the subject line. 

 

KITCHEN PORTER

We are looking for a Kitchen Porter to assist with basic kitchen prep and cleaning. The right Applicant will have basic kitchen skills and will be tidy and well-organised. You will have a strong work ethic and a willingness to work as part of a team; you will also be able to stay calm and work well under pressure. 

We offer competitive salary, excellent training allowing for you to progress in the company, staff discount, and a share of tips. 

If you think you would make a great addition to the La Fromagerie team please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.uk with 'KITCHEN PORTER' in the subject line. 

 

 

 

SHOP POSITIONS

PART TIME RETAIL & CAFE ASSISTANT

We are now looking to recruit a passionate team member to assist three days per week in the day-to-day running of our shop and café in Highbury. 

A passion for food is essential, along with a strong work ethic and the highest level of customer service. Reporting to the Shop Manager, you will be responsible for the opening and closing of the shop, serving customers and ensuring the shop is fully stocked throughout the day. Experience in a similar shop/café environment is preferable but not essential - for the right candidate this is an excellent opportunity to learn about food retail. 

The ideal candidate will be:

         - A reliable team player with a desire to learn more about food
         - Able to be flexible on hours/days worked (3 days worked across 7 days a week)
         - Able to work effectively as part of a team with a positive attitude, great communication skills and an excellent command of English

In return we offer the successful candidates:

- An environment that will enable you to develop your product knowledge and skills with weekly training, tastings and regular appraisals to help our employees reach their true potential
- Meals on duty and a generous employee discount
- A wide range of career development opportunities

If you think you would make a great addition to the La Fromagerie team please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.uk with ‘HIGHBURY STAFF' in the subject line. 

 

 

CHEESEROOM

 

There are currently no cheeseroom positions available, but we are always accepting prospective applicants. Please email us your CV & cover letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.ukwith the subject line 'PROSPECTIVE CHEESEROOM APPLICANT' - we may still ask you come in for an interview should the right position become available.

 
 

 

WHOLESALE

WHOLESALE STAFF: PART-TIME AND FULL-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE

We are currently seeking enthusiastic staff for our Wholesale department in Highbury. 

The right applicants will be passionate about learning about cheese, hardworking and reliable. This is a fast-paced and energetic business that is expanding and we are looking for likeminded people to join our current Wholesale team.

The ideal candidate will:

- Have prior experience of working with cheese
- Be passionate about broadening your cheese knowledge
- Have a willingness to learn and take on new challenges
- Be keen to progress your career within La Fromagerie
- Be able to work effectively as part of a team with a positive attitude, great communication skills and an excellent command of English

In return we offer the successful candidates:

- Highly competitive remuneration
- An environment that will enable you to develop your product knowledge and skills with on the job training, tastings and regular appraisals to help our employees reach their true potential.
- A wide range of career development opportunities

If you think you would make a great addition to the La Fromagerie team please send your CV and covering letter to careers@lafromagerie.co.uk with 'Job Application' in the subject line.