Job Vacancies


Chef Vacancies

We are looking for an experienced, energetic and creative Sous Chef to fill this key position in one of Lancaster’s most popular Pub Restaurants.

As part of our happy and well-supported team, you will be fully involved in the ongoing development of the menu and running of the day to day operations of the kitchen.

You will have experience in leading busy successful kitchen shift teams and enthusiasm creating excellent and exciting food.

Key skills:

  • Working with the Head Chef to develop an exciting, modern menu to drive sales growth and continue to build Merchants excellent reputation
  • Proven ability to work as leader of the team on shift, and enjoy developing your team.
  • Positive morale and self-driven.
  • Work with the current team to develop and serve consistently high food quality and service standards
  • Ensuring the kitchen maintains excellent hygiene and safety standards.

As part of the senior team you will be responsible for:

  • Product quality and consistency
  • Food yields to maintain high gross margins,
  • Shift team performance
  • EHO and H&S standards

About The White Cross pub:

Set the peaceful canal side a few minutes walk from the city centre The White Cross has a separate restaurant area, plus a bar/dining and an extensive alfresco setting serving both traditional and contemporary food.

This opportunity will allow the successful applicant to input their ideas and knowledge into the development and growth of an already thriving business.

Job Type: Full-time – genuine 40 – 45 hr week

Salary: £22,000 – £24,500.00 /year

Apply to britton_39@hotmail.com with a 2-page max CV.

Bar/Waiting Staff

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work in a busy canal side pub/restaurant.

  • The White cross pub is looking for enthusiastic, hardworking individuals to expand their team.
  • The positions are for part-time, bar/waiting staff.
  • Shifts will include days, evenings, weekends and bank holidays.
  • Experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Please apply by sending your CV to whitecrosspub@yahoo.co.uk