Working at Depot

Depot is an independent community cinema, café-restaurant and bar with education facilities. We aspire to create a venue that serves as a focal point for the local community, not only through film but through a wider range of art forms. The skills and passion of our people play a vital role in helping us to achieve our aims.

Find out about our vision and values.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. All applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

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Current vacancies

 

Senior chef de partie – full time permanent

We are looking for an experienced and hard working Senior chef de partie to join our busy kitchen team.

You will have a minimum 1 years experience of working as a Chef on a senior level. You will be experienced and passionate about cooking with fresh, seasonal produce and you will have a great reference from your previous / current employer.  You will be reliable and work hard to keep the kitchen running smoothly, making sure that all dishes go out on time and to an excellent standard. You will support and motivate the more junior members of the team and ensure that the kitchen is kept clean; making sure health and safety, hygiene, waste disposal and recycling procedures are followed.

We really look after our staff here at Depot and offer good pay many benefits such as free cinema tickets, discounts, a company pension, great holiday entitlement, reduced fee gym membership and company sick pay.

Please get in touch with us if you have any questions. If you wish to apply, please send a brief cover email and your CV to hr@lewesdepot.org. Immediate start available.

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Senior Relief Chef – casual contract – £11.55 per hour

We are looking for an experienced, professional and flexible Relief Chef to join our register of casual workers. 

You will be quick to learn the ropes, confident to get on with the job, versatile and experienced working with fresh ingredients. You will be reliable and work hard to keep the kitchen running smoothly, making sure that all dishes go out on time and to an excellent standard. You will ensure that the kitchen is kept clean and adhere to all health and safety, hygiene, waste disposal and recycling procedures.

Please get in touch with us if you have any questions. If you wish to apply, please send your CV to hr@lewesdepot.org as soon as possible. 

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Chef de Partie – permanent contract – £9.00 per hour

We are looking for a passionate, reliable and hard working Chef de Partie to join our busy kitchen team and can offer excellent opportunity for quick internal promotion to Senior Chef de Partie for the right candidate.   

You will have some experience of working as a Chef in a busy restaurant, cooking with fresh, seasonal produce and you will have a great reference from your previous / current employer.  You will take pride in your work and have great attention to detail, making sure that all dishes go out on time and to an excellent standard. You will ensure that the kitchen is kept clean; making sure health and safety, hygiene, waste disposal and recycling procedures are followed.

We really look after our staff here at Depot and offer good pay many benefits such as free cinema tickets, discounts, a company pension, great holiday entitlement, reduced fee gym membership and company sick pay.

Please check CDP Job Description for full details and get in touch with us if you have any questions. If you wish to apply, please send a brief cover email and your CV to hr@lewesdepot.org as soon as possible. Immediate start available.

 

Volunteering

Volunteering opportunities

Volunteering at Depot is a great opportunity to be part of this exciting project, to develop new and existing skills, meet new people and work as part of our friendly team. We currently have vacancies to join our team of volunteer ushers at weekends (weekdays and evenings are currently fully covered). If you are interested in taking part in the usher volunteer programme, or would like to find out more, please email Emma:

Do you have green fingers and enjoy being outdoors?
We are also looking for volunteers to help maintain the Depot gardens and chalk down roof. Starting towards the end of May,  if you can spare a couple of hours every few weeks and are prepared to help please contact admin@lewesdepot.org