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Chef – Aztec Bistro

Aztec Bistro, Falkland Road, TQ2 5JJ

It’s an exciting time to join our TEAM at TLH Leisure Resort, which includes the TLH Derwent, TLH Victoria, TLH Toorak, and TLH Carlton Hotels. We’re on a mission to be the Number One choice for all Hotel Based Leisure in Torquay with an ambition to be busy 365 days a year! Our Star-studded team is the key to delivering our mission and we want the best people in the Bay to be part of it. The Aztec Bistro sits in the heart of TLH Leisure Resort. It is a popular destination for hotel guests, Aztec Club members and locals alike. It has a distinctive Aztec Theme and overlooks both our Aztec indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Boasting a spacious sun terrace, used for al fresco dining and seasonal entertainment, our Aztec Bistro has a unique holiday atmosphere all year round. Open throughout the day and evening the Aztec Bistro, has an established menu, which includes char grill items, steaks and fresh fish, as well as lighter bites, snacks and sandwiches, locally sourced where possible.

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Preparing food to a high standard of presentation and quality
  • Prioritising orders as they are taken
  • Support the Head Chef in developing the menus and all other aspects of kitchen operations
  • Demonstrating safe ways of working in line with food Hygiene standards, fire, health and safety
The ideal candidate’s STARS values: 
  • Service – Promptly preparing and cooking orders for our customers that are both tasty and well presented
  • Teamwork – Working alongside front-of-house staff and other Chefs in the kitchen with the ability to manage high-volume orders during the peak season
  • Attitude – Maintaining a positive and professional attitude with good time management skills and the ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Respect – Acting in a respectful way to all other members of the TLH team
  • Safe and Sustainable – Abiding by all food hygiene and health and safety laws
What we have to offer:

We are more than just a job and we believe in providing our teams with exceptional company benefits including:

  • Free use of the leisure facilities (during selected times)
  • Discounted use of Aztec Spa facilities
  • Discounts on accommodation and Aztec Leisure memberships for friends and families
  • Full induction to ensure you hit the ground running
  • Free staff meals whilst on duty
  • Workplace pension scheme (subject to eligibility criteria)
Hours and Rate of pay:

Competitive rate of pay – 30 hours per week permanent contract, over 5 days. (Hours can be flexible dependant on the candidate)

9.69 p/h currently have two positions available -1x  30 hours per week permanent contract, over 5 days. (Hours can be flexible dependant on candidate)

1 x 46 hours a week over 5 days (casual working up until 15th September 2022)

Please can you specify which hours you are applying for on your application.

About TLH Leisure Resort

TLH Leisure Resort, based in the heart of Torquay, comprises 4 inter-linked hotels on a single site offering a range of accommodation, with shared entertainment. The well-renowned Aztec Leisure brand is the jewel in the crown, offering unique leisure and spa facilities to guests and locals.

Ready to apply?

Are you ready to join the TLH family? We’d love to meet you and discuss how you would be the perfect fit for this role. Please submit your CV and covering letter and apply online today. If shortlisted, we will be in touch to arrange an interview.