We are searching for a friendly, hard-working, experienced chef. You will have at least 2 years’ experience working in busy kitchens and serving quality food under pressure. You will have a passion and a creative flair for cooking delicious food!


Full-time , permanent. Starting date between 1st February and 1st March

Starting pay £8.50 – £9.50 per hour. This will rise during 2019 to a target of £9.75. Plus holiday pay and pension contributions.

Almost entirely daytime hours including weekend and school holiday shifts.

Travel to Berry Head is required – please note that public transport options are limited.



Our cafe has recently won several awards including Taste of the West “South West Café of the Year” in 2018. We have a lovely team and a strong focus on work/life balance.

We have a passion for excellence. We serve top quality food and drinks, made with love and skill, and worthy of the beautiful environment of Berry Head. We are a bright and enthusiastic team and always looking to improve what we do. Could you fit in?


To find more information please follow this link to the full job description: https://guardhousecafe.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Job-Advert-2019-01-EXPERIENCED-CHEF.pdf





Please send your CV to recruitment@guardhousecafe.com. In the body of the email, please cover the following points:

  1. Why do you want to apply to work with us?
  2. What would you bring to the team?
  3. Please suggest a local, seasonal dish you’d put on our café specials board this month.
  4. Please tell us about a themed evening you’d like to run in March.