Are you passionate about preparing tasty, nutritious food for children and families? Do you have high standards and excellent organisation?

The Wickbourne Centre are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Chef & Kitchen Manager to lead our catering team, providing meals for our PlayCentre Nursery and Refresh Coffee Shop in our busy community centre. You will be an experienced chef with a proven track record, and exacting standards for hygiene and safety. You will also be instrumental in developing our hospitality, helping to shape our service to the local community.

In exchange for your hard work we offer a supportive team environment, training opportunities and a generous annual leave allowance.

We at Arun Church offer a range of activities and services, tailored to the needs of the local community. We keep our focus on the safety and welfare of children and young people.

Appointment to this post is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.


Please download and read the information below and return your completed Application Form to us at The PlayCentre Nursery, or via email to

Chef & Kitchen Manager Documentation


Application Form


Closing date: 30th November 2018

Interview date: TBC