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Part Time Chef Sustainable & Social Enterprise

Nine Elms, London

Posted: 19 Apr 2022

Deadline: 28 May 2022

Compensation: From £15/hour depending on experience


Job description

Based in Mission Kitchen in Nine Elms, SW8. Salary depends on experience.

As a start, this position is for a free-lancer for a 3 month contract.

We are 9Kitchens. Our mission is to sustainable catering services to corporate and large private events. By sustainable, we follow 8 principles:

  1. Ingredients grown with respect for the earth & its oceans
  2. Protection of biodiversity & improved animal welfare
  3. Involved with the local community
  4. Value natural resources & reduce waste
  5. Celebration of local & seasonal food 
  6. A strong focus on plant-based ingredients 
  7. Education on food safety & healthy diets
  8. Ensuring that nutritious food that is accessible & affordable for all 

We are looking for  a passionate and skilled chef like you

  • who are committed to sustainability, 
  • who have a strong desire to contribute to better health for people and the planet. 
  • who is experienced, dedicated and creative. 
  • who believe that in the power of a team

Your job: 

  • Part-time Chef from 8h to 18hours a week (during school hours would work) within an amazing team of change-makers who believe in economic inclusion and sustainable food systems. 
  • Based near Nine Elms/ Vauxhall (New Covent Garden)

Your qualifications and characteristics

  • Safety Certificate Level 2, Allergy training, and ability to work under minimum supervision. Preferably coming from a catering or creative food background.
  • Energetic, innovative and enthusiastic
  • Culinary degree/certificate or solid experience
  • Experience with and genuine interest in plant-based food
  • You have a strong sense of work ethic, get things done in a timely manner, and deliver a high-quality end product
  • You are able to see opportunities and hard-working

We look forward receiving your CV and a short letter.

Thank you!


Female Founder

Application information

Please contact Jessica on with CV and reasons why working for 9Kitchens appeals to you.

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About 9Kitchens

9Kitchens is a social enterprise that aims to train and employ women who are facing life challenges through the making of plant-centric meals for events.  Our kitchen is located in SW8 5EL (New Covent Garden) @Mission Kitchen. We really like organising events for the not-for-profit organisations and also for universities to create awareness about sustainable food.