You own the restaurant, and take pride in being a brand ambassador for Côte. Your guests come to see you, your team love working for you – you are a natural restauranteur. You are a master at bringing front and back of house together, everyone knows the part they play which all adds up to making the every day special for our guests, and our teams.
You are an expert in all aspects of service, - you know your Bordeaux from your Burgundy like no other, supporting and coaching the front of house teams, equipping them with the knowledge they need to make it special for our guests. Whether you know your career path, or are figuring that one out, – we’re ok with that - we give you the freedom and support to explore your potential.
You are the welcome, the goodbye and everything in between. Whatever our guests see and interact with during their visit, you ensure it is the best it can be, with a relentless focus on the small things you make sure your make everyday more special for our guests.
It’s down to you to ensure every guest enjoys an experience full of flavour. You are particular with your ingredients and an absolute perfectionist when it comes to presentation. An inspiring leader, coaching and development is in your make up and your team look up to you.
You manage the kitchen, keeping the restaurant’s beating heart running like clockwork and, alongside the General Manager, you’re a restaurant force to be reckoned with.
You are an expert in all areas of the kitchen, from finessing starters through to perfectly grilling our signature Côte de Boeuf. You’re confident in stepping up from one section to helping oversee the entire kitchen operation. There is no question that you are the right hand of the Head Chef.
You know the menu like the back of your hand. Whether it’s Steak Frites, or a French Onion Soup seasoned to perfection, you have the skill to work multiple sections in the kitchen and we give you the opportunity to work with fresh food and quality ingredients that change with the seasons.
You are an integral part behind the scenes, without you our restaurants wouldn’t operate as seamlessly as they do. You work alongside other departments to ensure the restaurant teams have everything they need to make it special for our guests. We’re a specialised team in support office with roles from Marketing and HR through to Finance, Supply Chain and senior restaurant operations.
We have our central production unit in Heston, near Heathrow. Home to our Côte butchery and ageing room, where we expertly hand cut and prepare all the meat that is sold in our restaurants. Forget large scale, impersonal food production, here we are unashamed perfectionists ensuring the best quality raw ingredients arrive in our restaurants. With roles from butcher, to production chefs you will be an integral cog in Côte food production.
We have a passion for discovery and learning. We’re open minded, respectful and thoughtful. The smallest improvements help us be better.
We have a whole hearted enjoyment for life. We take our work seriously, but never ourselves. We bring joy, love and laughter to what we do and stop to appreciate the little things every day.
We have a shared love of our craft and take pride in high quality and high standards. We are passionate about doing, and being, our best.
We make every interaction into an occasion to savour and enjoy. We help everyone make the most of the small and the big things. The way we do things, is uniquely Côte, an experience that can’t be replicated anywhere else.
The standard stuff is a given, but we give everyone access to discounted Côte meals, treats via Perkbox, access to a 24/7 GP online, a wellness hub and an employee assistance programme.
Here, you can aim higher. We’re committed to ensuring that you have the support and development you need to be your best. We’re not talking about tick box training courses. We’re talking about giving you the freedom to explore your potential and making sure you’re in an environment that enables you to step beyond what you already know, and really push the boundaries so whether you’re a Kitchen Porter wanting to learn about wine, or a front of house team member wanting a career in marketing the floor is yours.
Aim Higher, Aime Côte. This is our promise to you, that we’ll always encourage you to push yourself out of your comfort zone – and in turn we hope you’ll love working here. We nurture our own talent, growing people and providing opportunity for the next generation of hospitality trailblazers. With leadership programmes across restaurants, support office and our development kitchen, our qualifications range from level 2-7 as well as bespoke masterclasses in butchery, wine, barista training to name a few.
We’re focused on getting out into our communities and looking for talent, often in unexpected places. We’re building partnerships to spread the word to encourage more people to consider a career in hospitality.
We know our food, and where it is sourced from. We are working together to become more sustainable over the next few years. Read more about our sustainability commitments here.
At Cote we’re passionate about creating a culture that invites everyone to find their place around the table, where you can let your character shine. We want you for who you are, not what you are.