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Pastry Chef

Permanent, Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work within the Knowsley team, and we are in search of an experienced, creative, and enthusiastic, Pastry Chef who loves food and hospitality and has a desire to deliver excellent desserts in line with our fabulous reputation.

The Derby family have been renowned for their hospitality for six centuries and we pride ourselves on maintaining this tradition with the highest quality ingredients and food provenance. Our kitchen family are passionate about seasonal, locally produced dishes. As a seal of quality, The Earl and Countess of Derby personally taste and approve every dish before its inclusion on our menus. Here at Knowsley our main concern is respecting food and ensuring that every plate is treated with the same love and respect, whether we are creating a dish for one person or over a hundred.

The Role
The Recruitment Pack for this role which includes more information along with the job description can be downloaded here

How to apply
Please send your CV to There is currently no closing date to this advert as we will close when our next Pastry Chef is found, and so we encourage your early application. Interviews will be ongoing.



We have a rare opportunity for an experienced Housekeeper to join our passionate and talented Housekeeping team.

Contract: Fixed term until 31 December 2022

Working Hours: 20 hours per week between 7am – 11pm Monday through Sunday

Salary: £9.75 per hour

For further information, duties, and responsibilities please download the recruitment pack HERE.

Essential Criteria

  • You must be able to work flexibly between the hours of 7am and 11pm, Monday through Sunday.
  • You must have at least 1 year of Housekeeping experience.
  • Comfortable with and around antiques and precious objects, training will be provided.
  • Have your own transport/ability to get to and from Knowsley Hall.
  • Have the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team.

How to Apply

Once you have read through the recruitment pack, and confirmed that this is the role for you, please send your CV to There is no closing date to this advert as we will close when our next Housekeeper is found, and so we encourage your early application.


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