Butlin's Academy Chef

Do you have a passion for food and a willingness to get stuck in?
Have you thought about creating a career as a chef?!

If this is going to be your first job as a chef, or if you have already worked as part of a kitchen team, then we can offer amazing opportunities for you to grow and develop your career at Butlin’s.

Alongside the structured training programme all new chefs complete, you could also join the Butlin’s Chef Academy.

This is an amazing 12 month training and development programme where you will get to go on residential training programmes, work in different kitchens and take part in money can’t buy chef experiences.

We have got a range of kitchens, restaurants and food outlets that you could work in to develop your skills as a chef and we have got a long history or helping team create long term careers on resort.

As a member of our kitchen team, you will be ready to get stuck in!

Your main duties will include:

  • Preparing and cooking great food for our guests in one of our restaurants or food outlets
  • Keeping our kitchens clean and tidy, safe and secure
  • Working as part of a team that always delivers to the highest standards
  • To grow and develop within your role and potentially join our amazing Chef Academy development programme

The benefits of working for Butlin's:

  • Full and Part time roles are available
  • £10.29 p/h
  • Live in accommodation available
  • Full Training given
  • Team discounts on holidays, food and drink
  • Lots of team incentives, rewards and recognition
  • discounted childcare/nursery
  • complete an apprenticeship whilst you work, fully funded by Butlin’s

Ask any of our team, past and present, and one of the best things they’ll say about working at Butlin’s is our culture! Each year we welcome hundreds of thousands of guests for an Altogether More Entertaining and Fun Break and we bring this to life through our three mighty values of We Get Stuck In, We Create Smile and We Care For Each Other.

Many will have heard about us because of our Redcoats or industry leading entertainment – we’re the Home of Entertainment after all – but there’s a lot more to Butlin’s than just our shows and performances. Each of our three resorts in Bognor Regis, Minehead and Skegness employs around 1,000 people and it’s this team of cleaners, chefs, maintenance, servers, gardeners, security, technicians, admin, warehouse and many more, as well as our Central Support team in Hemel, who all play an equal part in creating smiles and memories that last a lifetime.




Ingoldmells, Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 1NJ GBR



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Effective Date

23 June 2022

Expiration Date

7 July 2022