Revolution - Trainee Chef

Trainee Chef – Revolution – Revolution Durham

Starting Salary: Up to £28,000pa

Roles Available: Full Time // Part Time // Apprenticeships 

Interview Date: Friday 8th July 2022


Have you just left college or school and are looking to start your career as a chef? Or do you just fancy a change in career? Do you want to earn up to £28,000 a year in hourly pay with a dedicated career path?

Revolution Durham are looking for passionate and ambitious individuals to join the kitchen team in our new chef training academy! No experience? No problem! We will be providing 1 on 1 training over the course of 5 days, with the huge opportunity to move up to £12 per hour following the completion of your 3-month probation period! By then, you’ll be turning the best ingredients into some of the most delicious food on the high street, and keeping our guests coming back time and time again for your insta-worthy dishes!


What are we looking for?

  • Someone fun and hardworking
  • A great team player and relationship builder
  • Someone who can work unsupervised at times
  • You will need to take pride in your work
  • Knowledge and experience is not required; our training academy will take care of that!

If you are looking for your first step into a chef position and want to be a part of a winning team where you can develop your career as well as learn and hone new skills, Revolucion De Cuba is exactly where you need to be.


What’s in it for you?

  • 1 week paid training course in Revolution Durham
  • £11.00 per hour upon starting, increasing to £12.00 per hour upon completing your 3-month probation.
  • The opportunity to enlist in an apprenticeship program to continue your development
  • Share of tips. 
  • An industry beating training and development programme at each level of your career.
  • The opportunity to be a part of a truly inclusive and diverse family in the most fun environment
  • Access to a suite of employee benefits, including a range of high street discounts, financial support, and access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • On demand pay, you can draw down from your wage early if you need help with a big bill before payday.
  • 50% discount for use in all Revolution and Revolucion de Cuba bars across the UK.
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity pay


A little bit about us…

A true high street staple across the UK, Revolution Bars Group operates 65+ sites nationwide over 4 unique brands, Revolution, Revolucion De Cuba, Founders & Co and Playhouse. With a strong dedication to expand and grow over the coming years, and a progressive and aspiring people strategy committed to your development and ensuring our teams have their say - it’s a very exciting time to join Revolution Bars Group!

  • Purpose: We create fun and memorable experiences with our teams and our guests.
  • Vision: The place where everyone wants to be. 
  • Values: Fun, Ambition, Integrity, Recognition.

Revolution means something different for different people. And something different at different times of the day. It means we’re a lot of things, sometimes all at once, but we’re not afraid of that. In fact, we’d say we own it. From cool cocktails to forward-thinking food, fun drives everything we do. We host unforgettable parties, whatever the occasion, with a little help from our vodka limbo, live performers, masterclasses, confetti cannons, competitions and loads more. We can't wait for you to be a part of it all.


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Job details

Salary £11 - £11.99
Job Ref REF28062022VAC3635
Location Durham