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Head Pastry Chef

the Almond Thief
Dartington, South Devon

Posted: 19 Aug 2022

Deadline: 2 Oct 2022

Compensation: £30,000 per annum

Paid Full-time


Job description

We are looking for an experienced pastry chef/baker to lead our small and dedicated pastry team.

A full time position with excellent work-life balance - 40 hours that can be spread across 4 days a week and a highly competitive salary of up to £30k per annum, depending on experience. 

The Almond Thief is set in the beautiful South Devon village of Dartington - a stone's throw from both Moor and coast, and home to a wealth of exceptional growers and producers.

You will be responsible for developing and evolving our patisserie offering, with a focus on showcasing locally grown heritage and population wheat, freshly milled in-house using our New American Stone Mill.

The successful candidate will be comfortable working in a busy bakery or kitchen environment and possess a strong and varied knowledge of pastry and baking techniques.

Experience in both production and team management is required.

We look forward to hearing from you!

The Almond Thief

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About the Almond Thief

A bakery and mill set in the heart of Dartington, showcasing local heritage wheat.