Do you have a creative flair for food? Do you know what looks good and tastes great? Fancy a new role that builds on your experience to develop the skills of others?

We’re excited to be looking for a new Development Chef to join our award-winning hospitality team. Are you who we’re looking for? Apply before 5pm, Tuesday 15th June 2021


Development Chef

Carlisle, Cumbria

18.5 – 37.5 hours per week

£23,398 FTE


If you’re ambitious, a doer and like to achieve nothing but the best, we want to hear from you.

You will be creative and dynamic and looking to use your established kitchen skills and talent to produce innovative and delicious food and drink for thousands of people each year.

You will share our passion for fresh local ingredients and you will want to take ownership and pride in showcasing your food in our stylish on-site eatery,
The Riverbank Kitchen.

What sets a job with us apart? You’ll be using your experience to nurture young people enrolled in our Hospitality Academy. Working side by side, you’ll share your knowledge and inspire local people with learning difficulties to build employability skills in the hospitality industry.

At People First, you’ll be more than a chef, you’ll be a Development Chef; developing our food and drink offer and developing young people.

To find out more, click here to download the full job description.

Come and work for us.


How to Apply 

To apply, complete and email the following documents to



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The closing date for applications is 5pm, Tuesday 15th June 2021