£12.80 per hour
Vacancy Type:
Working Pattern:
35 hours working Tuesday, Thursday Friday, Saturday and Sunday
16 (Ladbrokes)

Entain is one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector. With offices across five continents and licences in more than 20 countries, we operate some of the most well-known and iconic brands in the industry with more than 250 years of combined history – names such as Ladbrokes, partypoker, bwin and Coral.

Do you have a passion for phenomenal food and proven experience in a high volume catering environment? In this role you will support the Head Chef in achieving the highest standard of food production for the Stadium, while meeting customer expectations, health and safety requirements and financial targets.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To ensure the smooth running of the kitchen operations and to assist the Head Chef with the day to day management of the Kitchen team;
  • Deliver high quality restaurant meals and fast food whilst keeping in line with the agreed budget;
  • Assist the Head Chef with stock ordering, stock deliveries and menu planning;
  • Work with the Head Chef on ensuring cleaning rotas are adhered to throughout the food production and service areas;
  • To understand the catering budget and work to the agreed targets as set by the Head Chef;
  • To keep up to date with the latest trends in the foodservice industry and work with the team to introduce new ideas;
  • Ensure effective stock and wastage control;
  • Ensure cleaning rotas are operational throughout the food production and service areas;
  • To deputise for the Head Chef when needed;
  • To carry out any reasonable requests made by the Head Chef.

Health & Safety and Compliance Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all equipment in the kitchen area is working safely and is used within manufacturer’s guidelines for operation, reporting any concerns to the Head Chef or Bar & Catering Manager;
  • To keep up to date with and implement food hygiene regulations;
  • Be a qualified fire warden and/or first aider on behalf of the organisation.

Qualifications and Training Requirements:

  • Qualifications in Food Hygiene & Catering, for example BTEC HND in professional cookery or equivalent
  • “A” Level or similar vocational standard

Specialist Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a high volume catering environment!
  • Previous experience of team management is preferred but not essential

Benefits and Development

  • Rewards arena with discounts to over 500 different retailers
  • Pension Scheme & access to our annual share save scheme!
  • Full training given to allow the best start when joining the business
  • Ongoing performance development with your Line Manager to receive regular feedback and plan any personal development identified
  • Cash rewards from our internal referral program

About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment, and we know that the most successful businesses are the most sustainable ones. Diversity and inclusion is key to sustainability and success and our goal is to attract, engage and retain the best talent globally, bringing the best thinking to our business from inside and outside of our sector. Our ambition is to make sure everyone at Entain feels valued, respected and included. Inclusion is embedded in everything we do, because we know when we feel respected and heard, we do our best work. Sustainability drives everything we do, and doing what’s right is one of our core values. Diverse teams have more creativity, imagination, innovation and problem solving capabilities. We are committed to tackling inequalities and creating a diverse and inclusive business. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us. We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That’s why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.