Commis Chef - Colleagues' Restaurant

Business Unit:  The Peninsula London
Location:  London

The Peninsula London is pleased to announce that we are seeking a Commis Chef to join our Colleague Restaurant. 


  • An exceptional opportunity to join our high-profile flagship hotel in London
  • Market-leading remuneration, service charge, and attractive benefits
  • Join our award-winning group, working alongside a highly experienced team


Key Accountabilities


  • To deliver quality food with the best ingredients, following the menu guidelines but also able to be flexible.
  • To participate in hotel activities, training, and product awareness with a curiosity to learn.
  • Required to contribute to the cleanliness and maintenance, (including health and safety / HACCP compliance) of all kitchen equipment, ensuring that products are of high quality.  
  • Offer service in line with the Peninsula Service Principles of which you will be trained.


General Requirements


  • Knowledge of food and ingredients with a level of creativity.
  • Experience within a hotel or restaurant kitchen brigade is preferred
  • Some level of culinary certifications/qualifications or Apprenticeship.
  • Ability to work under pressure.


At the Peninsula London, we look after:


Your financial wellbeing:

  • Excellent salary package 
  • Generous service charge distributed equitably to all colleagues
  • Life Insurance
  • Enhanced company contribution on pension plan


Your medical care:

  • Medical cash plans including optical and dental coverage
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave plan


Your daily health routine:

  • State of the art heart of house facilities including a gym, fitness classes, relaxation room, contemplation room and nursing mothers’ room
  • Colleague restaurant with healthy and balanced 24/7 food offerings
  • On-site occupational health and safety nurse and wellbeing education sessions


Other perks:

  • High street and online shopping discounts
  • Rewards and recognition initiatives
  • Dry cleaning for uniforms and work attire


We are delighted to receive your CV and will liaise with suitable candidates directly.



Ideally situated in the heart of Belgravia, with views over Hyde Park Corner and Wellington Arch, The Peninsula London occupies one of the city’s most prestigious addresses. The newly built hotel, impeccably designed to harmonise with surrounding heritage buildings is just moments away from the city’s most iconic attractions, including Three Royal Parks, Buckingham Palace, Harrods, and Big Ben. Its 190 light-filled guest rooms and suites have been exquisitely designed by Peter Marino; its gathering spaces include several world-class restaurants and bars, including Brooklands helmed by Michelin-starred Chef Director Claude Bosi; the idyllic Peninsula Spa, and a luxury retail arcade.

Requisition ID:  45364

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