Hotel Head Chef - Lingfield Park Marriott

We are on the search for a Hotel Head Chef to join the team to join the team at our beautiful course on the site of Lingfield Park Resort. Set in picturesque village of Lingfield, the venue is part of Arena Racing Company's vast portfolio of properties, and there's never been a better time to join. 

‘Work Perks’

We offer fantastic work perks - including:

Annual passes to attend any of our 21 venues 
Cycle to work schemes to support your mental and physical wellbeing
Use of the onsite Marriott hotel gym, pool, spa and golf course 
Discounted rates at any of our onsite hotels and discounted food in our hospitality restaurants!   

This is just a snippet of what you can expect when you join Lingfield Park Resort!
Interested?  Then please see below to see if you are the person we are looking for.

You will be responsible for..

Developing, leading and managing a motivated, trained team with the appropriate skills to deliver exceptional service to our clients and guests. Working closely with the regional head chefs and venue-based head chefs to deliver best in class culinary experiences to all our guests throughout the venue. All whilst maintaining a key focus on HSE, food safety, our people and our budget.

The person we are looking for has..• Minimum 2 years’ experience as a Hotel Head chef (sub 100 rooms) or as Senior Sous chef (Plus 100 rooms)• Previous experience in a similar role in a branded high quality hotel• Experience working in a high volume/high quality environment of a similar nature. • Intermediate food hygiene certificate or equivalent.• Excellent financial acumen.• Highly flexible attitude to role.• IT literate. – With an understanding of digital purchasing systems, nutritional & allergen programs• Strong communication skills – able to communicate at all levels.• Strong organisational skills.• Ability to work to strict pressured deadlines.• Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of allergens, food safety and hygiene, health and safety, COSHH, HACCP, RIDDOR, and relevant audits, EHO etc

At ARC, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences.  We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.


If you have a disability that requires reasonable adjustments, please let us know; we will ensure that individuals with additional needs are provided reasonable adjustments to participate in the job application or interview process and to perform essential job functions.


We understand the value that diversity brings to our business and we are striving to create a working environment that is inclusive, psychologically and physically safe and ensures everyone can be heard and valued for their contributions. We are committed to making a consistent, top-down effort to be role models on what diversity, inclusion and belonging means in society.

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