Catering Staff

Adkins and Cheurfi are currently recruiting for all catering staff in the Keswick area. This is a great opportunity for both experienced and less experienced catering staff.

The Job is for an outdoor activities center in the Keswick area, the job does offer Live in if the candidate will agree to complete the full length of time. Uni students, college students etc would be perfect for the housekeeping/ kitchen assistants if you are wanting work while Schools are closed. 


We are looking for:

  • Chefs
  • Housekeepers
  • Kitchen assistants

The roles, times, days and pay is different for each catering department. If you would like more information on this, please call 0191 516 6118 or email



Adkins Cheurfi Recruitment are recruiting a live-in Chef for a venue in CRIEFF, SCOTLAND. This is a relocation assignment lasting until approx October 2023.

*Free live-in on site available, approx 4 min walk from venue*

About the venue:

2AA Rosette Restaurant with rooms in Crieff. This restaurant with rooms serves classical French cookery and uses only the finest of ingredients, with nine bedrooms and one self-catering lodge, the venue’s main focus is all about providing guests with genuine Scottish hospitality. The original building was extended in the 1990s, adding a wing, the conservatory and the lodge. Over the past two years, guest rooms have been modernised as well as public areas and the lodge. The original features and the country-manor feel remains, while emphasising modern comforts. Loch Earn continues to be one of the magic ingredients in this venue’s charm.

About the role:

As a key member of our culinary staff, you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment, serving a 6-course tasting menu alongside a 2 or 3-course set menu for 25 to 40 covers per night. Please note that there are no lunch or breakfast shifts.

Must be available to start from 22/06/2023. Apply now to be considered.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary contract

Contract length: 3 months

Salary: £14.50 per hour


Adkins & Cheurfi Recruitment are recruiting a temporary duty manager on behalf of an iconic hotel in the heart of Wick. *LIVE-IN*

Please note this temporary assignment is due to last 12-18 weeks, approx 40 hrs a week. Free live-in accomodation available on site.

About the venue:

An award-winning hotel which offers a warm, welcome and cosy accommodation to all our guests, lovingly run by the same family for over 60 years.

About the role:

Responsible for overseeing the smooth operation of the hotel during, ensuring exceptional guest experiences and maintaining high standards of service. Responsible for handling guest inquiries and complaints, coordinating with various departments, and ensuring the safety and security of guests and staff. The Duty Manager acts as a key point of contact for guests and team members, providing guidance and support as required. Direct, train, and motivate staff members, ensuring they adhere to hotel policies, procedures, and service standards.

You will be paid on a weekly timesheet basis, every Friday, through Adkins & Cheurfi Recruitment.

Please send your CV to or call us for a friendly chat on 0191 5166118.

Bar, Waiting and Event Staff

Temporary Staff Wanted


Adkins and Cheurfi Recruitment are looking for reliable & enthusiastic bar, waiting and event workers to join our existing team. We supply talented front-of-house staff to event venues, festivals, cafes, hotels, restaurants, offices, local attractions centres & stadiums, so there’s plenty of variety!

As part of our team you will have the opportunity to work in different hospitality venues all over the North East, from cafes & restaurants & fine dining events to stadium work. You’ll be able to pick & choose when you want to work to fit in around your life.


  • At least six months experience in a Hospitality Role
  • Well presented, taking pride in your experience
  • Reliable & Punctual
  • Speak Excellent English – communication is key when jumping into a new venue!
  • Driving is not essential but is advantageous.


  • Extremely flexible work – Ideal for those studying or with other commitments
  • Weekly pay by the hour
  • Holiday Pay
  • Pension

Apply today and we will be in touch to discuss the role & next steps – please be aware due to the high volume of applicants we cannot respond to applicants without the relevant experience

Discover more of our bar, waiting and event staff roles by following the links below

Adkins and Cheurfi latest job roles 

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Front Of House Staff


Christmas staff wanted


Adkins and Cheurfi are looking for experienced front of house staff to help support a venue in Lasswade for the next 4 weeks, starting ASAP, with potential to be ongoing

Hours will range between 9-5 and days need to be flexible – you will be working 5 days out of 7 which may include some weekend days.Front Of House Staff Edinburgh


  • Clear tables
  • Serving tables
  • Keeping the restaurant tidy
  • Welcoming and greeting guests
  • Using a till


  • Previous front of house staff experience, ideally in a café/restaurant environment
  • Flexible with days you can work
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Food Hygiene Knowledge


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability



Live In Chef Required

Adkins and Cheurfi are looking to grow our team of Relief Chefs to work in ongoing contracts in the North of England.*

we are currently looking to recruit a number of live in Relief Chefs

across the North of England, we are looking to build a strong team of Relief Chefs

We offer excellent rates of pay and flexibility to suit your needs and lifestyle. We are proud to work with some of the most highly respected hospitality clients and supply chefs to fine dining restaurants and Hotels up to 3 Rosette standard.

*As a Relief Chef, your responsibilities will include:*

* Working in restaurants and Hotels with a variety of different menus

* Working on conferencing and banqueting at some locations

* Supporting weddings, events, and functions throughout the year

* Working within cafés and restaurants within office buildings and factories

*Skills and experience you’ll bring to the Agency Chef role:*

* Due diligence with records, and health & Safety procedures

* Ability to follow recipe specifications and guidance from different venues

* Ability to work well in a committed team environment

* Flexibility

* At least 2 years kitchen experience

If you were interested in joining our relief team, we pay between £15.00 and £16.50 per hour. You have the option to join us Umbrella or LTD, we have immediate roles available.

If this is something that would be of interest to you please get in touch with your contact details and I will give you a call to discuss in more detail.

Contract Catering Chefs

We are looking to recruit contract catering chefs of all levels to join out expanding team of chefs in the Durham and Darlington area. We offer flexible working hours, predominately Monday-Friday.


  • Cooking food from scratch using fresh ingredients
  • Ensuring food hygiene procedures are followed and kitchen cleanliness is maintained at all times
  • Food labeling
  • Food prep
  • Stock ordering/Stock control


  • 2+ years chef experience
  • Level 2 food hygiene
  • Own transport is desirable
  • Must have own chef whites and knives


  • Day-time hours
  • Weekly pay
  • Hourly pay
  • DBS certificate if required

Any contract catering chefs please get in touch.

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Live-in Chefs

Here at Adkins & Cheurfi we are looking for live-in Chefs Nationwide.

We are the North East’s leading provider of quality, hospitality professionals and we are now expanding our contingent of seasonal chefs to work the following:

  • TV production sites
  • Golf courses
  • Garden centres
  • Pub and restaurants
  • Hotels

There are many benefits of joining our team, they include GETTING PAID FOR EVERY HOUR YOU WORK (no more naughty unpaid overtime), weekly pay, free uniform, flexibility and above all a better work-life balance where YOU call the shots.

We want to hear from experienced chefs with a minimum of three years experience at CDP level and above with a good work ethic, a sense of integrity and the ability to pick things up quickly. We are also interested in hearing from any commis chefs or college leavers looking to progress and get a few months kitchen experience under their belt to help enhance their CV.

Our clients can provide live in free of charge and many of these contracts can present permanent opportunities for the right candidate. Own transport is desirable due to the remote location of many of these roles, however this is not a requirement with live in roles as you will be on site

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Temp to perm

Salary: £11.00-£15.00 per hour


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift


  • Chef: 1 year (preferred)

Front of House Staff- St Andrews The Open 2022

A&C Recruitment are currently hiring Front of House staff to work at the prestigious event, ‘The Open’ at St Andrews in July 2022.

About the event:

The home of golf will host The 150th Open at the Old Course, St Andrews. On what is sure to be a historic Open with record crowds, the world’s greatest players will descend on Fife to try and capture the Claret Jug.

About the opportunity:

  • You will be working at a world class event
  • You will gain an abundance of hospitality and events experience
  • You will work with a variety of fantastic people
  • Fantastic reward & recognition scheme

The ideal candidates will:

  • Have a passion for excellent customer service
  • Have a great eye for detail
  • Be a team player and have great communication skills
  • Be 18+

You must be available for the duration of the event and be available for a training day on the 10th July.

Pay rates starting at £9.90 per hour

Apply now for more information!

Front of House Staff (Film Production Crew)

Adkins & Cheurfi Recruitment are hiring eager Front of House Staff to work across various London Studios to work on major feature film sets, including, but not limited to, the likes of Disney, HBO and Warner Bro Studios.

Full time Front of House Staff roles available, start dates available from early September until April 2022.

The perfect candidate will be:

  • Punctual and presentable
  • Able to follow instruction and work from your own initiative
  • Friendly & approachable
  • Reliable & hard working
  • A good communicator
  • Contactable via mobile and email
  • Able to travel
  • Experienced in some aspect of hospitality

Minimum age 18 to apply.

Please send your CV to with relevant experience and we will be in touch.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Permanent

Salary: £9.00-£9.50 per hour