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Chef de Partie

Southrop Estates Ltd (T/A Thyme)
Thyme, Southrop Estates, Southrop GL7 3NX

Posted: 21 Jul 2021

Deadline: 4 Sep 2021

Compensation: from £24,000 plus service charge

Paid Full-time Permanent

Job description

The Ox Barn, a nineteenth-century former oxen house is now our magnificent restaurant, set in the heart of Thyme, in the Cotswolds. Impressive and atmospheric, the Ox Barn is led by the seasons with fresh produce from our gardens and farm.

Sunday Times Best Hotel in Central England 2019.

We are looking for a chef de partie to join the busy team. As CDP you will work alongside the kitchen team in all sections, learning and developing your skills in all areas. It is a great role for someone with some experience but who wants to grow their talents in a state of the art kitchen within a leading hotel.


  • Interest in seasonal food
  • Some kitchen experience would be beneficial, but enthusiastic and a hard worker is more important
  • organised, punctual and well presented

We are set in a rural location, so your own transport is essential.


  • Competitive salary plus service charge
  • 28 days holiday
  • Extra holiday day to celebrate your birthday
  • Staff discount in the restaurant and hotel
  • 40% discount on Thyme own brand products in the shop
  • Free, on-site parking

Application information

Please email with a copy of your CV explaining why you would like to work at Thyme.

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About Southrop Estates Ltd (T/A Thyme)

We are a 150 acre country estate in the Cotswolds, home to the Ox Barn restaurant, 31 gorgeous bedrooms, the beautiful MeadowSpa, cookery school and gardens. We focus on local, traceable food with a heavy influence from our farm and kitchen gardens.