Chef recruitment agency list including sous chef, pastry chef & cook

Displaying 76 of 531 Agencies that recruit for Chef jobs in the Catering and Hospitality industry. View your closest or specialist recruiters by using the Agency Search below.

Chef recruiters will place candidates such as Head Chefs, Sous Chefs, Pastry Chefs and Cooks into kitchen vacancies within the Catering industry. A top Catering recruiter will work with establishments such as restaurants, pubs and hotels to fill cook openings on a permanent, temporary or seasonal basis.

Roles in the kitchen

The role of a Chef is to work as part of a team to prepare food for customers - with candidates often being responsible for a particular food station, such as Fish, Pastry, Desserts, etc. Duties will vary depending on the role within the kitchen, however general tasks may include cooking and presenting dishes, maintaining food hygiene standards and monitoring stock control. A Head Chef is accountable for the whole kitchen and will be expected to manage an entire team of Kitchen Staff. Recruitment agencies will need to supply candidates who are flexible and willing to work unsociable hours as shifts can be long and include weekend and evening work.

Candidates will commonly enter a position via an entry level role such as Commis Chef, before gaining experience within the various areas of the kitchen. Academic qualifications aren't necessary for the role, however employers will favour applicants with an educational background in Catering or Cookery. More specialist roles such as that of a Pastry Chef, may require specific training and job relevant credentials such as a Certificate in Professional Patisserie and Confectionery.

Salaries

Salaries for Chef jobs can vary but a trainee will usually command starting earnings of around £12k per annum. This will rise as candidates progress through the kitchen with a Chef de Partie earning an average of £16k and a Sous Chef receiving around £22k. Head Chefs are typically the highest paid professionals at around £30k, while Executive professionals can potentially command £50k+.

Although Catering recruitment agencies will commonly recruit Chefs and Cooks for permanent jobs, there is also a high demand to fill seasonal and temporary roles. These may be supplied to local or UK-wide clients, depending on the agency.

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Catermatch Solutions

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Based in the North West and supplying culinary staff across the UK, Catermatch Solutions are specialist recruiters for the Catering industry. We reference check, interview and assess the skills of candidates across all roles in the sector, covering areas including Kitchen, Restaurant, Front Office and Management. From Michelin star establishments to wedding settings, we offer an efficient recruitment service with 100% satisfaction guaranteed.
Coverage  UK wide
Suite 37, Barton Arcade, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M3 2BH

KSB Recruitment Consultants Ltd - Catering & Hospitality

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KSB Recruitment Consultants have been recruiting staff for the Catering & Hospitality industry including hotel, restaurants, the military, schools, nursing homes and contract catering plus many more for over 25 years. All of our specialist consultants have specific industry experience & knowledge. Offering a 1 hour response guarantee,we endeavour to support you in your search for TEMPORARY or PERMANENT catering/hospitality staff across the U.K
Coverage  Midlands
Centre Court, 1301 Stratford Road, Hall Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B28 9HH

Athena Recruiting Services Ltd

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We can cater and supply your establishment with with the following , Chefs, Waiting Staff, Restaurant Managers, Event staff , whether it be on a permanent or ad hoc basis , or if you are catering for an event we can help with the smooth running of the event on your behalf You will have one point of contact through the booking and use of the on call telephone number should you have any emergency needs or changes that need to take place .
Coverage  East Anglia, Essex,South East,South West
Barn N, East Gorse Farm, Salmons Lane, Colchester, Essex, CO6 1RZ

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Ella Consultants

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We not only provide staff with a great skill set we also look for people with great people skills who can use their initiative.
Coverage  Glasgow
186 Wyndford Road, Glasgow, G20 8HF

Recruiter Tip

Chefs you must always look the part, from the start of the shift to the end of the day. Your professional and hygienic appearance and work practices demonstrate how you produce and present your culinary skills and enhance your customers' perception and appreciation

Nelson Recruitment Services Ltd

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Temporary & Permanent Recruitment - Industrial Commercial, Engineering, HR, Sales, Payroll and Senior Roles.
Coverage  West Midlands, Worcestershire, Staffordshire
Rossway Business Centre, Wharf Approach, Aldridge, West Mildlands, WS9 8BX
18 Victoria Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7HR Kingsnorth House, Blenheim Way, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 8LS
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Chefs And Events Staffing

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Chefs and Events Staffing has over 30 years’ experience of providing quality hospitality staff throughout Hampshire and the surrounding regions. We have a solid bank of staff who have excellent customer service skills, natural culinary flair and ability to fit with your work environment. We are also always looking for talented individuals to join our team, if you think you'd be a good fit don't hesitate to please get in touch!
Coverage  Hampshire, West Sussex and Dorset
107 Elm Grove, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 1LH

Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd

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We pride ourselves on offering recruitment solutions that suit not only large and established enterprise companies, but also small and medium businesses looking to grow their organisations with the support of a friendly, local recruitment agency.
Coverage  London, East Anglia and Home Counties
7B Regal Lane, Soham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB75BA
I8 Stirling House, Cambridge Innovation Park, Denny End Road, Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire, CB259QE
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Allstaff Employment Ltd

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Allstaff Employment are a specialist hospitality and catering agency based in Chelmsford, we provide temporary and permanent staff across Essex and all surrounding counties.
Coverage  Essex and all surrounding counties
63 New London Road, Chelmsford, ESSEX, CM2 0ND

HRSS Recruitment Specialists

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10% Intro fee for new clients. FULL REFUND if candidate leaves within 3 months. HRSS are trusted recruitment specialists with one simple aim: find the right talent with the right skills, personality and ambition for our valued clients. We deliver competitive staffing solutions to UK businesses and cover multiple key markets - including Accounting, Engineering, Human Resources, IT, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Marketing, Pharmaceutical and Sales
Coverage  England
Foregate Street, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1 1DB
Regent Crescent, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M17 8AA Bristol Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4FJ
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Recruiter Tip

The successful working kitchen is a very difficult and demanding environment. To operate effectively and to overcome the daily challenges you must be alert, organised and committed. The preparation, service and operation of the establishment is hard, hot and relentless, but with exceptional talent, team work, diversity and strength, the main goal of customer satisfaction is achieved.

Top Job Recruitment

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Welcome to Top Job we have been around for a while now and we think we have got a fair idea of what it takes to get candidates working. We offer a professional and personal service to both our candidates and clients whilst at all times maintaining a high-quality service, incorporating honesty and integrity in all we do. We work on anything permanent nationwide, commercial temp, industrial temp, and not to forget our driving decisions.
Coverage  Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Kent
10 Church Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1NF

TDDS Recruitment ltd

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TDDS are a specialised recruitment agency for temporary and permanent placement staff. We understand the front line staff are the first impression your customers have of your organisation and how important this is for your company's reputation. At interview induction we thoroughly vet and reference check candidates to make sure they are experienced, 100% reliable, competent, and understand the importance of being ambassadors for your business
Coverage  South East England
Regus House, Crossways Business Park, Victory Way, Dartford, Kent, DA2 6QD

ARC Hospitality Recruitment Ltd - Temporary Recruitment

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Arc Hospitality are one of the market leaders at providing temporary staff within the hospitality industry, including both front of house and back of house staff. We have work at some of the biggest events, venues and festivals across the country. Our company values are: We’re honest, we care, we deliver. Following this strap line and our determination to succeed ensures that we provide 100% delivery to make each event a success.
Coverage  UK
Birmingham Innovation Campus, Faraday Wharf, Holt Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B7 4BB
Cardiff Business Technology Centre, Senghennydd Road, Cathays, Cardiff, Wales, CF24 4AY Liverpool Science Park, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 5TF Canterbury Court (Office 3.51), Kennington Workspace, 1-3 Brixton Road, London, SW9 6DE Suite 2.6, Universal Square, Devonshire St North, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M12 6JH 83 Princes Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH2 2ER 2nd Floor, 118 North Street, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS2 7PN
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Berry Recruitment - Catering & Hospitality Division

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Berry Recruitment has a devoted catering division with the resources and experience to serve hotels, restaurants, pubs, and large events / venues with high quality kitchen staff. From entry-level assistants to head chef and manager vacancies, Berry has a proud reputation for delivering successful solutions for all kitchen positions nationwide. We conduct appropriate skill / food hygiene tests and ensure that all kitchen staff are qualified.
Coverage  UK wide
15 The Parade, Colchester Road, Romford, Essex, RM3 0AQ
20 Woodland Road, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7PL Ground Floor, 4 Providence Court, Pynes Hill, Exeter, Devon, EX2 5JL 26 Terminus Street, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1EY 5 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JZ 383 Hendon Way, London, NW4 3LP Argyle House, 29-31 Euston Road, London, NW1 2SD 11-13 Ravenswood Crescent, High Street, West Wickham, London, BR4 0JH
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CMD RECRUITMENT LIMITED

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CMD Recruitment is a highly successful professional agency offering clients the full recruitment solution. We offer a bespoke service delivered by a team of experienced consultants who are always happy to help and always deliver. With offices based in Devizes and Calne we recruit across the South West.
Coverage  South West
Cambridge House, RnHenry Street, Bath, Avon, BA1 1BT
Unit 5 Fourbrooks Business Park, Maundrell Road, Porte Marsh Industrial Estate, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 9PP 13 Market Place, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 1HT 4 Lancaster House, Lancaster Park, Bowerhill, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 6TT
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Recruiter Tip

During an interview and probably a work trial scenario, be positive, presentable and alert. Try to get involved as much as possible and take on responsibility - to deal with requests, solve problems and assist in working operations. Prove that you have the skills and experience and the industry knowledge to perform the task and to be able to handle the job. Perform, cook and present to the best of your ability and don't shy away from the team.

Prestige Staff - Permanent & Contract Recruitment

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An independent agency covering the whole of the UK that focuses on quality rather than quantity. Prestige Staff can help to source quality candidates for permanent and contract roles in many different industries. We have a transparent fee structure in place and have an honest and open approach to recruitment.
Coverage  Nationwide
Oak Cottage, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 4AG

Chefshare Recruitment

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At ChefShare we believe in forging real relationships with our clients. Everyone that works in our office is an Ex-Chef, totalling over 76 years’ combined industry experience so we have a full and real understanding of your individual business needs. We are a young and vibrant company based in Torbay with a proven and successful service strategy over the last three years; this has enabled us to expand our service area throughout the country.
Coverage  South of England & Midlands
5 Palk Street, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 5EL

The Best Connection

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The Best Connection specialises in the supply of flexible workforce solutions to the industrial, warehouse, distribution & logistics, and food sectors. If you are a candidate seeking employment, or a client looking for staff, please feel free to call one of our consultants who will help find the perfect match.
Coverage  Sussex
157a Montague Street, Worthing, West Sussex, BN113BZ

Stafffinders Limited

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Stafffinders award-winning Hospitality Team is proud to have consultants who have worked in the positions that they recruit for. We recruit for banqueting management jobs, bar and pub jobs, catering jobs, chefs and cooks jobs, commis chef jobs, execusitve chef jobs, food & beverage manager jobs, food & drink management jobs, front office manager jobs, head chef jobs, sous chef jobs, head housekeeper jobs and hotel & bar security staff jobs.
Coverage  Scotland
139 George Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH2 4JY
6 New Street, Paisley, West Lanarkshire, PA1 1XY
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Connect Appointments

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Looking for staff to join your business in the Food Industry? If the answer's yes, then you might be wondering how you can find quality people. In truth, there's no real secret. It all comes down to hard work and a healthy portion of intuition - the type of thing that only comes with lots of experience. At Connect Appointments, we've got masses of that - and we exist to go the extra mile for our clients. Try us and you won't be disappointed.
Coverage  Scotland & North East England
Discovery House, Gemini Crsecent, Dundee, Tayside, DD2 1SW
200 Bath Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G2 4HG Unit 3 Earls Court, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire, FK3 8ZE 10-18 Hope Street, Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, ML3 6AF 19 Shairps Business Park, Houston Road, Houston Industrial Estate, Livingston, West Lothian, EH54 5FD 1 Haswell Court, Quay West Riverside, Business Village, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR5 2AR Suite 1, Quay Business Centre, Winwick, Warrington, Cheshire, WA2 8LT
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Richards Events & Recruitment Services Limited

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Richards Events Catering division have in excess of 30 experience providing Catering and Hospitality staff from Waiting, Bar and Wine Waiters to Front of House reception, Chefs and KPs to some of the most prestigious events and Hotels in the UK. Our hand picked team members are customer focussed, professional, smart and well presented and keen to ensure that your clientele leave your event or venue with fond memories.
Coverage  UK WIDE
86 Lower Ashley Road, New Milton, Hampshire, BH25 5QG
Bath Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 6AA
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Personnel Solutions

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
North End Brampford Speke, Exeter, Devon, EX5 5HL

Stratton Mills

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality, Health Care, Industrial
32A Egginton Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 5BA

Minster Chefs

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
1 Sovereign Business Park, 48 Willis Way, Poole, Dorset, BH15 3TB

Towngate Personnel

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
County Gates House 300 Poole Road Westbourne, Poole, Dorset, BH12 1AZ

Back-2-Front

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
Suite C1, White House Business Centre, Kingswood, Bristol, Avon, BS15 8DH

Industrial Temporaries

Industries covered: Administration, Catering and Hospitality, Call Centre / Customer Service, Driving, Engineering, Personnel / HR, Logistics, Manufacturing / Production
122 Walsgrave Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV2 4AX

Time 4 Recruitment

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Engineering, Industrial
167 Broadway, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF24 1QH

Check Recruitment

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
Victory Business Ctr., Somers Road North, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 1PJ

Arc Recruitment

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
Birmingham Innovation Campus, Faraday Wharf, Holt Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B7 4BB
Cardiff Business Technology Centre, Senghennydd Road, Cathays, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF24 4AY Citibase Edinburgh (Office 30), 1 St Colme Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH3 6AA 2nd Floor, 1 City Square, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 2ES Liverpool Science Park Innovation Centre 1, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 5TF Suite 2.6, Universal Square, Devonshire St North, Manchester, Lancashire, M12 6JH Canterbury Court (Office 3.51) Kennington Workspace, Stockwell, London, SW9 6DE
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TaskMaster Resources

Industries covered: Administration, Catering and Hospitality, Driving, Engineering, Industrial
4 Trafford Way, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN1 1PN
Office 1.1, Storage Vault Workspace, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, G32 8YL Imperial House Imperial Arcade, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 2BR Suite 14, Dunfermline Business Centre, Inverkeithing, Fife, KY11 3BZ 36 Lower Basinghall Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 5EB 2a Midgate House Midgate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1TN Unit 18, President Buildings, Saville Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S4 7UQ Unit 1b, South Park Way, Wakefield 41, Business Park, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 0XJ Suite 3, Rodney House, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1BT
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Hotel & Catering Staff Supplies

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
Dunston House, Dunston Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 9QD

RE Resourse Group

Industries covered: Administration, Agriculture, Catering and Hospitality, Driving, Food & Drink, Industrial
7-9 Ambrose Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3QR

Xquisite Recruitment

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Automotive, Banking, Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Creative / Design, Driving, Education, Engineering, Financial Services, Health Care, Personnel / HR, Industrial, Logistics, Marketing, Sales, Shipping, FMCG
21 Surrey Road, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent, CT9 2JR

Border Recruitment

Industries covered: Administration, Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Engineering, Executive / Management, Personnel / HR, Insurance, IT, Manufacturing / Production, Marketing, Sales
The Park, Rickerby, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 9AA

D & C Recruitment

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Security
2 Kendal St, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 5UF

Additional Resources

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Agriculture, Arts, Banking, Catering and Hospitality, Charity, Construction, Creative / Design, Education, Electronics, Engineering, Executive / Management, Graduate, Health Care, Personnel / HR, Insurance, IT, Legal, Manufacturing / Production, Marketing, Media, Pharmaceutical, PR, Project Management, Property, Rec 2 Rec, Sales, Training / Learning, Science, Social Care, Sport, Recreation & Leisure, Travel, Energy / Renewable Energy
Park Wood Technical Center, Park Wood, Doddinghurst Road, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 0SN

Juice Hospitality Ltd

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality, Food & Drink
Hampden House, Monument Park, Chalgrove, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX44 7TW

1st Executive Search & Selection

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Education, Engineering, Financial Services, Health Care, Rec 2 Rec, Science, Social Care
4 Old Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1K 1QW
Connaught House, Portsmouth Road, Woking, Surrey, GU23 7JY
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Ace MultiService

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Catering and Hospitality, Education, Health Care, Industrial, Training / Learning
105A Island Business Centre, Woolwich, London, SE18 6PF

WorkAdvisor

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Banking, Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Creative / Design, Call Centre / Customer Service, Engineering, Executive / Management, Financial Services, Graduate, Headhunting, Health Care, Personnel / HR, Information Industry, Insurance, IT, Legal, Manufacturing / Production, Marketing, Media, Pharmaceutical, PR, Property, Rec 2 Rec, Retail, Sales, Social Care, Sport, Recreation & Leisure, Telecommunications, Travel, FMCG, Digital
Suite 3, 4 Bellevue Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 2AY

PRG Talent - Catering and Hospitality Specialists

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality, Travel
The Green, Claverdon, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 8LL

Chop Chop Chef

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
40 Masson Hill View, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3SG

Adullam Social Enterprises

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality, Education, Health Care, Social Care
Walter Moore House, 34 Dudley Street, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B70 9LS

Alpha People

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality, Industrial
Cross Keys House, 22 Queen Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1EY

Diamond Blaque

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Catering and Hospitality, Creative / Design, Education, Engineering, Executive / Management, Health Care, Personnel / HR, Industrial, Legal, Marketing, Media, Retail, Sales, Social Care
31-33 College Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 1EJ

Logic 360 Ltd

Industries covered: Administration, Automotive, Aviation, Catering and Hospitality, Call Centre / Customer Service, Driving, Industrial, Logistics, Manufacturing / Production, Security, Spa & Beauty
Regus Express, Ground Floor Level 00, South Terminal Arrivals, Gatwick Airport, Horley, Surrey, RH6 0NP
Suite A039 Ground Floor, Enterprise House, Bassingbourn Road, Stansted, Essex, CM24 1QW Harriott Drive, Heathcote Industrial Estate, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 6TJ 450 Bath Road, Longford, Heathrow, West Drayton, Middlesex, UB7 0EB
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Bailey Finch Associates

Industries covered: Administration, Catering and Hospitality, Engineering, Executive / Management, IT, Manufacturing / Production, Rec 2 Rec, Telecommunications, Energy / Renewable Energy
328 Park Rd, Cowes, Isle Of Wight, PO31 7NN

Abbey Recruitment (London) Ltd

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
152 City Road, Finsbury, London, EC1V 2NX

Off to Work

Industries covered: Catering and Hospitality
Lombard House, 145 Great Charles Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 3LP
Suite 207, Creative Quarter, 8a Morgan Arcade, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 1AF 4 Chiswell Street, City Of London, London, EC1Y 4UP 112 George Street (lower Ground Level), Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH2 4LH 101 Princess Street, 1st Floor, Accelerate Places, Manchester, Lancashire, M1 6DD 1 Eton Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1AG
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