Join us in our love of baking

Our KNEAD family is growing, and we are looking for engaging and passionate Pastry Chefs to join our team.

We offer

  • Competitive salary 
  • Training and development to advance your career
  • One day extra holiday for each year of service up till 5 years plus 28 days holiday (incl. bank holiday)
  • Free staff lunch
  • 50% company discount also 20% discount with Jesse Smith Butchers
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Birthday off each year
  • A share of any unsold stock at the end of the day
  • Free tea & coffee on shift

About You

You will be a fantastic ambassador of KNEAD and thrive on producing the highest quality of baked goods. As a relatively new business, we encourage you to bring new ideas forward and strive to grow the business.

You will also need to be confident working within a small team acting as a role model in developing, training and coaching through appraisals and personalised learning and development. You will set the standards for your team to follow.

Main Responsibilities

  • Have at least 1 years’ experience working as a pastry chef
  • Focus on professional growth, with management and development responsibilities under guidance from the Bakery Director
  • Help shape and grow a new bakery, adding your own ideas
  • Assist the Bakery Director on a range of tasks including food hygiene, ordering, staff training and decision making
  • Take a leading role within the bakery with a positive and proactive attitude to problem solving
  • Encourage a friendly and passionate team environment
  • Must be highly organised, hygienic, and comfortable working to a busy schedule
  • Be passionate about your work and happy talking to customers


If this sounds of interest and you feel you have the relevant experience, please email us today on