Working at Zeffirellis Jobs

Job opportunities at Zeffirellis will be posted in local press and on our website below.

We welcome applications for seasonal positions.

Pastry Chef

Job Reference: PC1
Application Deadline: 31st Dec 2018
Pay: £7.83 - £8.50 per hour
More Info / Contact: Stan

Job Description

We are looking for a creative and stylish person who can create confectionary for the Daytime Restaurant [cakes, slices and tarts] and, fabulous looking and tasting desserts for the Evening Restaurants.

The presentation of the confectionary is as important as the taste therefore we are looking for someone who can deliver high quality, innovative and consistent confectionary whilst maintaining cost control and ensuring all other relevant staff can deliver the same standards.

The person needs to be self-motivated, able to work on their own and as part of a team at Zeffirellis and Fellinis.

Job Purpose

The Pastry Chef is responsible for production of high quality confectionary for the Daytime and Evening Restaurants [Zeffirellis and Fellinis]. To work closely with the Head Chef, Restaurant Managers and the Managing Director [who is ultimately responsible for the quality of all food produced and served].

To practice portion control, quality control, waste control and product preparation techniques.

You will also be expected to work in the main kitchen preparing food for service which will involve chopping vegetables, preparing dishes and other prep tasks. You will also work during service on a station such as; starters, desserts or pizzas.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Design and deliver cake and dessert menus for both restaurants
  • Ensuring that all cakes and desserts are consistently prepared and portioned in accordance with specified
  • Take part in day and evening service
  • Assist with the preparation of dishes for evening service
  • Participate in cleaning routines as required
  • Implement standard operating procedures at all times
  • Implement Health & Safety, HACCP and Fire procedures
  • To report faulty equipment immediately
  • Maintain a high standard of personal hygiene and grooming at all times
  • And any other reasonable requests made by management

To apply please send your CV to

Chef de Partie

Job Reference: Chef D
Application Deadline: 31st Dec 2018
Pay: £7.83 - £8.50 per hour
More Info / Contact: Stan

Job Description

We have a vacancy for a Chef De Partie to work in our Restaurants; Zeffirellis and Fellinis in Ambleside. The successful person will work in a small team producing high quality Vegetarian food.

We are looking for someone who is flexible, energetic and enjoys creating new dishes. Both Restaurants are very busy therefore we need someone who can work quickly and accurately.

Must be able to work split shifts, evenings and weekends. Pay £7.50 - £8.50 depending on experience plus excellent tips.

To apply please email David Stanning at with your CV

Part-time Waiting On Staff

Job Reference: 12
Pay: TBC

Job Description

We have vacancies for part-time Waiting on Staff.

The role includes taking orders, serving food and preparing tables. An important part of the work is to make customers feel welcome and comfortable during their meal.

Must be able to work weekends and evenings.

For full details and to apply please visit Zeffirellis, contact Neno on 015394 33845 or email