Chefs Uk Visa Sponsorship Opportunity

December 16, 2023
£11 - £14 / hour

Job Description






Skilled Visa Chefs – Sponsorship Available

We have an excellent chance for experienced chefs to join our wonderful organisation.



  • Sous Chefs Senior
  • Sous Chefs
  • Junior Sour Chefs



There is a skilled visa sponsorship route available.


To be eligible for the Skilled Visa, you must have met the following requirements.


  • Have you applied for at least two years?


  • Minimum of 5 years of expertise with Al La Carte menus and fresh food cooking.


  • In the absence of the Head Chef, Sous and Senior Sous must be able to lead a team of 10+ chefs from the queue.


  • A SELT, IELTS, or English equivalent, or the ability to pass it within a month after receiving a job offer


  • Applicants from the United Kingdom are encouraged to apply.


(Please keep in mind that if you are not currently performing at these standards in your role, we may be unable to consider you at this time.)


Heartwood Collection is an award-winning collection of charming pubs and evocative brasseries serving fantastic fresh, seasonal food in the heart of their local communities. restaurant Blanc, Raymond Blanc’s French restaurant business, and Heartwood Inns (Formerly White Brasserie Company) trademarks are well-known for providing a home-away-from-home experience.


Our strength is in our enduring community of like-minded people who are warm and genuine at their core. Unforgettable moments are rooted in our commitment to seasonality, our employees’ curiosity, and our guests’ delight.





What we have to offer


  • Tier 2 Sponsorship (Costs will be split between the candidate and the company)


  • with a competitive salary Tronc


  • Stepping Stones – Our industry-leading training and development platform that facilitates advancement for those that desire it.


  • Hospitality Action Employee Assistance Programme


  • The Pantry – Reward Gateway offers discounts at hundreds of merchants.


  • Improved Maternity and Paternity Package


  • Up to £1500 in Refer a Friend Bonus


  • EarlyPay gives you instant access to money you’ve previously earned.


  • Food at either Heartwood Inns or Brasserie Blanc is 50% off.


  • Friends and family receive a 20% discount on food at any Heartwood Inns or Brasserie Blanc.


  • 10% off business gift cards


  • A wonderful present to commemorate your birthday


  • Long Service Commendations


  • The Pantry – Reward Gateway offers discounts at hundreds of merchants.


  • Scheme for Cycling to Work



The Perfect Candidate:


  • Will have a strong presence and a lively attitude.
  • Capable of working with and alongside the Head Chef to follow direction while inspiring, motivating, and developing the kitchen team
  • Have prior experience working with fresh food, managing hectic operations, and managing large teams.
  • Ability to maintain high quality and standards in all areas of the kitchen
  • Proven track record of delivering business growth, budgeting, and employee retention



Our investment in your growth.

There are now 20 pubs and 14 Brasserie Blancs in the Heartwood Collection. We plan to expand to 61 locations by 2027, including pubs with rooms. In the following four years, this might add up to 500 bedrooms to The Collection. We hope you are as excited as we are about the chances this will bring for you to take the next step in your career and build it with us through our bespoke “Stepping Stones” training and development programme.


Please contact us if you require any other information.

Cameron Johnson, Recruitment Manager, Phone: 07976 787953, Email: