Painting by Joséphine of cattle and trees

Head Chef

The Bowes Museum is pleased to announce that it is looking to appoint a Head Chef to provide an excellent standard of quality food in Café Bowes and occasionally, catering for internal functions. 

The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, creative and passionate about cooking.

Hours:  37 hours per week

(including weekends and occasional evening work)

Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 (subject to experience)

Closing date: 12pm 19 August 2015

Applications: Application pack submitted to HR

Click here to download the Application pack 

For more information:

visit Job Opportunities at


email HR Officer

Tel 01833 694610

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle,

Co Durham, DL12 8NP

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The Bowes Museum has a workforce of approximately 70 employees and over 100 volunteers, all of whom come from varying backgrounds and offer the Museum a diverse range of knowledge and skills. If you are interested in working in the Museum as an employee or volunteer, please see further information and details of how to apply on our website. Other opportunities to get involved as a volunteer are offered by the Friends.