Lead Chef
  • Employer: Burnley Leisure
  • Reference: 136
  • Published: Tue 20/07/2021, 11:15 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 30/07/2021, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.25 hours per week
  • Salary: £22,183 - £24,491
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire

Vacancy Location

More Information

Lead Chef



Lead Chef

Grade 6 £22,183 - £24,491

Full time – 36.25 hours


Are you looking for a new challenge?


Burnley Leisure & Culture is an award-winning leisure operator with a diverse portfolio of sites including golf courses, gyms and leisure centres, professional theatre and parks.


We are looking to recruit an experienced, hardworking and driven Lead Chef to lead our kitchen team and continue the great food and excellent service we have become known for.


It is essential you possess NVQ level 3 qualification in food preparation and cooking or similar qualification. You must have experience of running a kitchen and managing a kitchen brigade. You must also be able to demonstrate a passion for fresh food, high consistency, and the ability to motivate and develop your team and drive our business forward.


You must be available to weekdays, evenings, weekends and bank holidays.


  • Mainly daytime shifts


  • 36.25 hour a week contract


  • Fantastic pension


  • Free gym and leisure membership


  • Family and friends 20% off food and drink


  • Holiday and sick pay




Burnley is a great place to live, and your role will act as an ambassador for all our venues and promotion of the local area.  If you are ready for a new challenge and a great opportunity to work with a fantastic team then please apply today. We offer a great work, life balance, and provide all our team with free leisure membership, discount on food and drink, excellent pensions and other benefits.

For an informal discussion on the content of the job description or person specification, please contact Dan Stephenson by calling 07875 602613.

How to Apply

We thank you for your interest in working for Burnley Leisure.


All online applicants will receive an acknowledgment confirming receipt upon submission.


If you are shortlisted you will be invited for an interview. If your application is not successful, you will receive an email confirmation. This is normally within 3 weeks of the closing date.


Details of when the interviews will be held are included within the vacancy advert. You will be able to choose a convenient interview appointment time.


References are normally taken up after the interviews have been held. There will be no offer of employment until satisfactory references, a medical clearance and DBS clearance (if required) have been granted.

Apply Now