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Hospitality Careers in Brighton & Hove

Looking for the next step in your hospitality career? Check out our current job vacancies below. With 6 pubs and bars across Brighton, Hove and Portslade, we're always on the lookout for the right people to join our team.

Business is booming and we've got opportunities for bar staff, head chefs, bar managers, Sous chefs, CDPs and kitchen porters. Take a look through our job vacancies below and
send us a copy of your CV at Zoe@goodtimes.pub to apply.

Full Time

Kitchen Porter

On Site

Starting at £7.50 - £10ph d.o.e

3 Stirling Pl, Hove BN3 3YU, UK

We have recently refurbished the pub including a brand new kitchen. It is a busy community pub serving a good selection of drinks including real ales. We have 4 letting rooms above the pub and host various entertainment including a weekly quiz and jazz night. We currently run a very popular gourmet Middle Eastern menu known as 'Firedog Kebabs'. We also offer a traditional roast menu on Sundays.

Perks Include:
- Holiday pay
- Pension scheme
- Flexible working hours
- Free food on shift

- You will be helping our chefs in a busy kitchen
- Various shifts including evening and weekend work
- You will be required to help with food service, make deserts, wash up, assist our chefs and help prep food
- You need to be physically fit and a good team player

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Assistant Manager

On Site

£28,103.40 - £29,250 d.o.e

The Railway Inn, 2 Station Rd, Portslade, Brighton BN41 1GA, UK

We are a large community pub with a Mexican street food menu and wide range of events throughout the year. Our private hire venue 'The Platform' is booked most weekends. We also have a large beer garden out the back.

Perks Include:
- bonus scheme & incentives
- Free food on shift
- Share of Tips
- Staff training events & days out
- Friendly and positive working environment
- 50% discount card to be used in any Good Times Pub

What we're looking for:
- Due to the nature of the business, applicants must be available for evenings & weekends shifts
- Full training provided where necessary
- Personal License Holder
- High Standards & attention to detail
- Experience in Stock systems & Control

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

30hrs per Week

Bar Staff

On Site

Starting at £8.50 - £10ph

The Railway Inn, 2 Station Rd, Portslade, BN41 1GA

We are a large community pub with a Mexican street food menu and wide range of events throughout the year. Our private hire venue 'The Platform' is booked most weekends. We also have a large beer garden out the back.

Perks Include:
- Free food on shift
- Share of Tips
- Staff training events & days out
- Friendly and positive working environment

What we're looking for:
- Due to the nature of the business, applicants must be available for evenings & weekends shifts
- Full training provided where necessary

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Head Chef

On Site

£34,000 - £36,270 d.o.e

The Stirling Arms Pub & Rooms, 3 Stirling Pl, Hove BN3 3YU

We have recently refurbished the pub including a brand new kitchen. It is a busy community pub serving a good selection of drinks including real ales. We have 4 letting rooms above the pub and host various entertainment including a weekly quiz and jazz night. We currently run a very popular gourmet Middle Eastern menu known as 'Firedog Kebabs'. We also offer a traditional roast menu on Sundays.

Perks Include:
- Incentive bonus scheme equal to 10% of salary
- Management discount card to use across all our sites
- Free food on shift
- 2 clear days off a week
- 28 days holiday
- Pension scheme
- A positive and professional working environment

What we're looking for:
- A people person, with a hands-on approach
- Loves cooking with the freshest ingredients
- Good knowledge of vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free dishes
- Experienced leading a team to produce consistently great food
- Good at creating a professional yet fun environment to work in for your team
- Cool headed in a high-volume environment
- Very organised with a solid grasp of the financial side of the business: stock takes, costings, staff %s
- On top of food hygiene and allergen checks
- Health and safety aware
- You need to have several years’ experience in a similar role with a passion for the pub industry

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Part Time

Bar Staff

On Site

Starting at £8.50 - £10ph

The George Payne, 18 Payne Ave, Hove BN3 5HB, UK

We are a family-oriented community pub in Poets Corner, Hove. Sunday roasts are a big draw for locals and the menu is based on British classics with an Italian twist. Food offers run during the week and we also have a popular Steak night & Open Mic on Thursdays.

Perks Include:
- Free food on shift
- Share of Tips
- Staff training events & days out
- Friendly and positive working environment

What we're looking for:
- Due to the nature of the business, applicants must be available for evenings & weekends shifts
- Full training provided where necessary

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Bar Staff

On Site

Starting at £8.50 - £10ph

The Railway Inn, 2 Station Rd, Portslade, BN41 1GA

We are a large community pub with a Mexican street food menu and wide range of events throughout the year. Our private hire venue 'The Platform' is booked most weekends. We also have a large beer garden out the back.

Perks Include:
- Free food on shift
- Share of Tips
- Staff training events & days out
- Friendly and positive working environment

What we're looking for:
- Due to the nature of the business, applicants must be available for evenings & weekends shifts
- Full training provided where necessary

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Sous Chef

On Site

£30,420 d.o.e

The Basketmakers Arms, 12 Gloucester Rd, Brighton BN1 4AD, UK

The Basketmakers Arms is in central Brighton in the North Laines. It is known for its choice of real ales and traditional British food. This is a small site within a high footfall area so has a steady food trade throughout the day.

The food offer is traditional British cuisine with a real focus on seafood dishes. Sunday lunch service is a popular part of the week. Vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free dishes are a well-established part of our food offer.

Perks Include:
- Incentive bonus scheme equal to 5 % of salary
- Management discount card to use across all our sites
- Free food on shift
- 2 clear days off a week
- 28 days holiday
- Pension scheme
- A positive and professional working environment

What we're looking for:
- A strong sous chef who wants to work hard, learn and progress
- Appreciates the importance of consistency, running the kitchen to the required standard when the head chef is off
- Loves cooking with the freshest ingredients
- Good knowledge of vegetarian/vegan/gluten free dishes
- Good at creating a professional yet fun environment to work in for your team
- Cool headed in a high-volume environment
- Organised and able to support the head chef to achieve financial target
- On top of food hygiene and allergen checks
- Health and safety aware
- You need to have several years’ experience in a similar role with a passion for the pub industry

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Sous Chef

On Site

£30,420 d.o.e

The Stirling Arms Pub & Rooms, 3 Stirling Pl, Hove BN3 3YU

We have recently refurbished the pub including a brand new kitchen. It is a busy community pub serving a good selection of drinks including real ales. We have 4 letting rooms above the pub and host various entertainment including a weekly quiz and jazz night. We currently run a very popular gourmet Middle Eastern menu known as 'Firedog Kebabs'. We also offer a traditional roast menu on Sundays.

Perks Include:
- Incentive bonus scheme equal to 5 % of salary
- Management discount card to use across all our sites
- Free food on shift
- 2 clear days off a week
- 28 days holiday
- Pension scheme
- A positive and professional working environment

What we're looking for:
- A strong sous chef who wants to work hard, learn and progress
- Appreciates the importance of consistency, running the kitchen to the required standard when the head chef is off
- Loves cooking with the freshest ingredients
- Good knowledge of vegetarian/vegan/gluten free dishes
- Good at creating a professional yet fun environment to work in for your team
- Cool headed in a high-volume environment
- Organised and able to support the head chef to achieve financial target
- On top of food hygiene and allergen checks
- Health and safety aware
- You need to have several years’ experience in a similar role with a passion for the pub industry

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Assistant Manager

On Site

£28,103.40 - £29,250 d.o.e

The Lewes Road Inn, 158 Lewes Rd, Brighton BN2 3LF, UK

The Lewes Road Inn is a community pub on The Lewes Road in Brighton. We serve homemade pizzas and gelato plus lots of small plates and specials.
We host a range of entertainment including a weekly quiz, open mic and live music. We are looking for someone who wants to help develop this side of the business so a passion for live music and entertainment would be beneficial.

Perks Include:
- bonus scheme & incentives
- Free food on shift
- Share of Tips
- Staff training events & days out
- Friendly and positive working environment
- 50% discount card to be used in any Good Times Pub

What we're looking for:
- Due to the nature of the business, applicants must be available for evenings & weekends shifts
- Full training provided where necessary
- Personal License Holder
- High Standards & attention to detail
- Experience in Stock systems & Control

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Chef De Partie

On Site

Starting at £10 - £11.50ph d.o.e

The George Payne, 18 Payne Ave, Hove BN3 5HB, UK

We are a family oriented community pub in Poets Corner, Hove. Sunday roasts are a big draw for locals and the menu is based on British classics with an Italian twist. Food offers run during the week and we also have a popular Steak night on Thursdays.

Perks Include:
- Holiday pay 
- Pension scheme
- Free food on shift
- 2 clear days off a week
- A positive and professional working environment

What we're looking for:
- Loves cooking with the freshest ingredients
- Wants to learn and progress
- Good understanding of vegetarian/vegan/gluten free dishes
- On top of food hygiene and allergen checks
- Health and safety aware
- You need to have experience in a similar role with a passion for the pub industry

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Sous Chef

On Site

£30,420 d.o.e

The Lewes Road Inn, 158 Lewes Rd, Brighton BN2 3LF

We are a newly refurbished community pub in the bustling Lewes Road area of Brighton. Our food offer is based around our homemade Pizzas, with traditional pub fare and roasts on Sundays. Vegetarian/ vegan/ gluten free dishes are a popular part of our food offer.

Perks Include:
- Incentive bonus scheme equal to 5 % of salary
- Management discount card to use across all our sites
- Free food on shift
- 2 clear days off a week
- 28 days holiday
- Pension scheme
- A positive and professional working environment

What we're looking for:
- A strong sous chef who wants to work hard, learn and progress
- Appreciates the importance of consistency, running the kitchen to the required standard when the head chef is off
- Loves cooking with the freshest ingredients
- Good knowledge of vegetarian/vegan/gluten free dishes
- Good at creating a professional yet fun environment to work in for your team
- Cool headed in a high-volume environment
- Organised and able to support the head chef to achieve financial target
- On top of food hygiene and allergen checks
- Health and safety aware
- You need to have several years’ experience in a similar role with a passion for the pub industry

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today

Full Time

Chef De Partie

On Site

Starting at £10 - £11.50ph d.o.e

The Stirling Arms Pub & Rooms, 3 Stirling Pl, Hove BN3 3YU

We have recently refurbished the pub including a brand new kitchen. It is a busy community pub serving a good selection of drinks including real ales. We have 4 letting rooms above the pub and host various entertainment including a weekly quiz and jazz night. We currently run a very popular gourmet Middle Eastern menu known as 'Firedog Kebabs'. We also offer a traditional roast menu on Sundays.

Perks Include:
- Holiday pay 
- Pension scheme
- Free food on shift
- 2 clear days off a week
- A positive and professional working environment

What we're looking for:
- Loves cooking with the freshest ingredients
- Wants to learn and progress
- Good understanding of vegetarian/vegan/gluten free dishes
- On top of food hygiene and allergen checks
- Health and safety aware
- You need to have experience in a similar role with a passion for the pub industry

Just the job you've been waiting for? Send us your CV today