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Fuel adventure as a PGL chef

At PGL, the best adventures make the hungriest bellies. Our amazing catering team are always ready to ensure our guests are fed and fuelled, ready to enjoy their PGL adventure to the fullest.

What’s so special about being a PGL chef?

  • Sensible hours – average 42 hours per week over five days
  • No late nights – our catering teams typically finish around 8pm
  • No working over Christmas – enjoy the festive season for once!
  • A Friday or Saturday evening off every week (outside of peak periods)
  • Great pay – £29,893 for Chefs* and £27,375 for Assistant Chefs (for review in April ’24)
  • Optional accommodation and meal packages, no charge for bills and utilities

*Chef in Hindhead earning £32,193 per annum (London allowance)

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Chef smiling working in kitchen

Pay and benefits for chefs at PGL

We recognise the hard work that our catering team puts in to make PGL an amazing place to be. This is why we are so passionate about providing a great rewards and benefits package that reflects this!

We are renowned for our personal development & investment in people, ready to support you in your career development, each step of the way. You’ll have all the training you need to be great at your job, be equipped with a personal development plan, and get access to nationally recognised qualifications funded by PGL to give your career the very best start.

Fantastic perks, high street discounts and cashback schemes

Optional accommodation and food packages

Access to funded qualifications and development support

Mental Health First Aid

Wellbeing support and employee assistance program

Company pension and enhanced family policies

An day off on your birthday!

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Big adventures make hungry bellies!

“I love seeing the children full and happy, ready for more adventure! It’s great to be making a difference to young lives, whilst working in a buzzing and supportive environment.”


Ashley, PGL Chef

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