Get Lucky for Cheltenham Race Week

Do you love the races and want to get involved in the buzz?

Race week runs from 14th-18th March and we are looking for energetic and lively people to join all our sites over race week. Various positions are available, including bar and restaurant roles.

With key locations in Cheltenham and a further three country pubs around the Cotswolds, The Lucky Onion plays a central role in the Race Week celebrations. With special events happening across the group, we need your help to make Race Week unforgettable.

If you are interested in getting involved in this fun and lively experience with great rates of pay and fantastic people, then please send your CV and a covering letter stating which site you would most like to work at and in which position and we will be in touch!

Commis Chef

The Tavern has reopened! We have refurbished and reloaded one of Cheltenham’s favourite restaurants and having retained our Michelin Bib Gourmand, we are now looking for a Commis Chef to join our talented brigade in our newly refurbished kitchen at The Tavern, Cheltenham.
With a new and exciting menu that will take fast food to a whole new level, our ideal candidate will have previous experience working as a Commis Chef and a passion for high quality, seasonal foods and provenance and keen to learn about delivering exceptional, inspired dishes and menu selections. This will be a fast paced role so attention to detail and willingness to learn about all sections in a busy, creative and dynamic kitchen will be a plus, as would the desire to grow and learn in this industry.

At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development as well as giving opportunities to learn from our talented Head Chefs, local artisans, suppliers and leaders in the culinary field.

If you are interested in working with an award winning company and a friendly, fun and professional team who are passionate about good food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you. Please send your CV detailing your skills and experience.

Our generous staff benefits include:
• A competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders
• Generous holiday allowance (increasing with years of service)

Waiting Staff

The Lucky Onion are now searching for talented waiting staff to join our friendly team at our relaxed and informal Bar and Restaurant; The Tavern in Cheltenham. The Tavern started with a simple mission: to deliver delicious food at reasonable prices. This mission remains the same, and after being closed for a few months due to a small fire, we have re-opened to much anticipation, bringing a menu comprised of firm favourites alongside some gobsmackingly delicious new plates, specialising in the best burgers and top end fast food.
A genuine passion for great food and an ability to provide exceptional service and a warm welcome to our guests is a must for this role. With the ability to multi-task, you will be organised and efficient, with a keen eye for detail and a desire to give above and beyond expectation. Service will be fast paced so experience of busy and energetic restaurants would be a massive plus, as would a desire to progress your career in the industry.
Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated, personable and approachable with a strong sense of fun and professionalism in equal measure.
At The Lucky Onion we are proud of our reputation for offering exceptional training and development; providing opportunities to learn from industry leaders and suppliers. If you are interested in this opportunity and would enjoy working with a dedicated and professional team who are passionate about great food and drink; we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please send your CV and cover letter outlining your experience to jobs@theluckyonion.com
Our generous staff benefits include:

• Excellent career opportunities within a growing and dynamic company
• Great company incentives and rewards
• Employee discounts on our products and in our restaurants and hotels
• Extensive training and development opportunities with industry leaders
• Company pension scheme
• Generous holiday allowance (increasing with years of service)