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Are you a ‘people person’ who enjoys building relationships? Are you driven, focussed and determined and would like unlimited earning potential whilst working as part of a high performing, established team?

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CJUK are an award-winning, national chef recruitment business with a focus on temporary and permanent placements. Every person in the team is passionate about hospitality and challenging the way businesses approach chef recruitment given the current skills shortages.

Chefs within the hospitality sector are in high demand and business within the industry is at an all-time high, so CJUK are on the lookout for vibrant and energetic people to join our expanding team based in our state-of-the-art offices in Blackburn.

CJUK officesOur workforce is made up of a combination of home grown talent, from those who have completed an apprenticeship with us and moved into leadership roles, to ex-chefs and hospitality professionals who have taken their career in a different direction.

As an Investors in People Gold Award winner, we pride ourselves on ensuring that our team are the very best that they can be.

At CJUK, we offer excellent career progression and vast opportunities for both personal and professional development.


Some of the fantastic benefits we offer to our staff include:



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Want to Join our Brilliant Team? 

If you are interested in joining CJUK or would like to learn more about how you can work for us, please contact our Director, Katie Mellor, for a confidential chat today on 01254 355666. You can view all our latest vacancies on our jobs page.

In the meantime, visit our Meet the Team page to see the fantastic people you could be working with!


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1 day ago

The majority of contracts are paid on our in-house payroll, by a finance team who are on the same office floor as us. We pay LTD companies too, weekly, on the same day everyone else is paid 💰The same team that pay our Chefs wages actually pay us so if we can trust them with our pennies, we can be sure you’re going to be paid on time and accurately!Are you tired of chasing up your well-earned wages? Paying fees just to be paid?Get in touch to see how you can join the CJUK brigade 👇www.chefsjobsuk.com/cjuk-hub/become-a-cjuk-chef/ ...
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3 days ago

Little reminder of why we do what we do ⭐️Happy Chefs mean a happy kitchen and it's so important they are looked after and appreciated 🙌If you're looking for work, or want to fill any gaps in your schedule, we have lots of jobs on across the UK up to £25ph + holiday pay (on top of your rate), accommodation included and travel contributions 😎📲 01254 355666✉️ talent@cjuk.co.uk💻 DM us ...
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6 days ago

Seeing our brigade's amazing creations makes us proud (and hungry!) 🍴 We've worked with such talented and hardworking Chefs over the last 30 years and can't wait to meet future CJUK Chefs 👌#Hospitality #ChefLife #Food ...
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6 days ago

NEW JOBS IN!🍳 Breakfast Chef, 4* Hotel, near York, accommodation on site, starting ASAP for 3weeks, £13-14ph + holiday pay, min 40hours per week but lots of opportunity for overtime if wanted🍳 CDP, 2AA Hotel, Cumbria (near Cockermouth), accommodation provided, starting ASAP and is an on-going contract, £14ph, 50 hours🍳 Sous Chef, Gastro Pub, Hampshire, accommodation on site, starting ASAP for the summer period, working a 4 day week/11-12hours per day/NO WEEKENDS, £16-17ph🍳 CDP, Hotel by the sea (near Holyhead), NO ACCOMMODATION, starting ASAP until at least September, min 50hrs per week (opportunity for extra if wanted), £14ph + Holiday Pay🍳 CDP, 2AA Hotel, N Wales, accommodation on site, July-September, £14phPlease message me or call Stacie on 01254 355666 if you're interested & available 📲 ...
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1 week ago

Thank you to all of our fantastic relief Chefs, Cooks & Managers who are out representing us in the industry 🤩Our 5 core values really shine through in the work that you do and the feedback we get from our hospitality partners 🙌⭐️ Positivity⭐️ Respect⭐️ Going the extra mile⭐️ Integrity⭐️ Teamworkwww.chefsjobsuk.com/cjuk-hub/become-a-cjuk-chef/ ...
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