Professional Chefs

Assistant Pastry Chef – Franschhoek

Job Category: Professional Chefs
Job Type: Permanent
Job Location: Franschhoek
Employer Type: Restaurants
Salary Type: Monthly
Province: Western Cape


Our client is seeking an experienced Pastry chef.  Aside from being a scenic wedding and sought-after functions venue, the historic estate is home to a popular bistro and deli. 

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the restaurant menu boasts bistro-style fare.  A Farm to Table Philosophy with wholesome authentic fresh food sourced locally and responsibly. 

The farm deli is known for take-home delights, and a bakery churning out fresh artisanal breads and cakes daily.

The perfect candidate has exceptional pastry skill and a strong pastry background, able to work at a high pace with attention to detail, passionate and hard working. 

Position Requirements

  • A Diploma in Food Preparation and Culinary Arts
  • Matric
  • Exceptional pastry skills and proven track record
  • Work well under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills, on all levels
  • Strong work ethic
  • Able to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays


R10 000 – R13 000 Gross                                         

Start Date



Candidates, who are already residing in the Western Cape will have preference. We can only consider South African Citizens or applicants who hold a valid South African Permanent Residence! No Work Permit applications will be accepted! Applicants, who live in other provinces of South Africa still need to attend personal interviews and if requested to do any cook-offs, will do so completely at their own expense. We handle high volumes of applications daily and will only be able to reply, via e-mail, to candidates who have met our clients’ requirements.

Due to the high volume of CV’s received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

All applications submitted must contain:

  • Updated CV with contactable references
  • Tertiary Educational documents
  • Food Portfolio (6-8 photos of meals created by yourself or in conjunction with the team)
  • Written Reference Letters
  • A recent presentable profile photo’s
  • Vaccination Certificate

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