P&O Cruises - Chef de Partie Pastry
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Pastry Chef to join our P&O Cruises Galley team which will allow you to travel the world, whilst getting paid and discover that working at sea is more than just a job. It is a way of life. We are looking for Chef de Partie's Pastry who will be responsible for supervising a team, as well as the standard and quality of all production within the pastry shop.
Are you someone who is organised, with the ability to deliver high volumes of pastry product in time for each service? Can you adapt the operation to produce the highest level quality within the pastry shop? Do you efficiently communicate information when leading your team to achieve their targets? Do you lead by example at work so that your team provides a fantastic culinary experience? Are you someone who is reliable and able to support the team to deliver products efficient and within cost?
As Chef de Partie Pastry your responsibilities and duties will include:
- Managing an allocated area within the Galley operation, reporting back in the Chef Patissier
- Providing professionally prepared quality food product within budget
- You are also responsible for complying with all safety, hygiene and administration procedures
- Delivering in excess of over 1000 covers - freshly prepared for every sitting
- Working across different sections and a number of dining outlets
P&O Cruises require the following experience:
- Significant operational experience in high volume catering facilities such as conference events, banqueting or large scale 4/5* hotels
- Managerial or supervisory experience within large galley/kitchen teams
- Ideally Galley cruise ship experience
It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and incredible employee offers on discounted cruises we want your career with us to be successful and fun. Join us on our journey, apply now.
We are working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture. As part of our culture difference is valued and out people can be themselves. We welcome applications from everyone because inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage and & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.
Carnival UK ask that all employees are fully vaccinated against Covid 19, including a booster dose. As part of the application form, you will be asked if you are either currently fully vaccinated or partially vaccinated but willing to be fully vaccinated prior to joining our fleet. We currently accept Covid 19 vaccinations that are WHO Approved (World Health Organisation) either having a two dose vaccine plus 14 days or 1 single dose vaccine plus 14 days. We are unable to progress any applications from individuals who will not be fully vaccinated at this time and welcome future applications should your vaccination status change.
Work Experience Requirements
All applicants must have previous experience in working on a Cruise Ship, in a 4/5* Hotel or in an Upscale Restaurant.
Carnival UK is a market leader in the cruise industry, widely recognised by our famous brands P&O Cruises and Cunard. We operate ships all over the world and provide unforgettable holiday experiences to our guests. At Carnival UK, we are about to go through a huge amount of growth and with 2 new ships on the horizon, Carnival UK has big plans for the future!
At Carnival UK as part of Carnival Corporation, our highest responsibility and top priorities are to operate safely, to protect the environment, and to be in compliance everywhere we operate in the world. On this foundation, we aspire to deliver unmatched joyful vacations for our Guests, always exceeding their expectations. We are committed to a positive and just corporate culture, based on inclusion and the power of diversity. We operate with integrity, trust and respect for each other - seeking collaboration, candour, openness and transparency at all times. And we intend to be an exemplary corporate citizen leaving the people and the places we touch even better.