Chef/Kitchen Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000217-1
  • Date Posted: 6 March 2020
  • Recruiter: The Foveran
  • Website:
  • Location: Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Equal share of tips
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

With stunning sea views across historic Scapa Flow, The Foveran is the place to relax, unwind and savour the taste of Orkney. Our family-run ‘restaurant with rooms’ are seeking a Chef/Kitchen Assistant to support the team in a busy kitchen .


Do you have a natural flair for food and desert preparation, experience of working in a kitchen or just a passion for food - then we would like to hear from you. 


This position offers the opportunity to gain invaluable experience in a kitchen environment; undertaking food preparation, cooking and general kitchen duties. If you are keen to learn, then our highly experience Chef's would be willing to provide further training in a variety of kitchen skills; such as elementary hygiene, knife skills and/or baking.


We offer a sociable and friendly working environment within a well organised establishment in the most beautiful quiet location in the outskirts of Kirkwall.


Hours: Full-time, morning & evening shifts available. Part-time hours would be considered.

Contract: Seasonal, May-October which could lead to a permanent position for the right candidate.

Benefits: equal share of customer tips

Training: We can offer in-house training / consider offering shifts around College courses if required


To apply: Please contact Paul on 01856 872389 or