Independently Working Chef

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Independently Working Chef - Pillows Charme Hotel Château De Raay

Are you an experienced guest-oriented culinary specialist? An innovative and creative chef who creates beautiful seasonal menus? And do you like to provide the ultimate guest experience? Then we are looking for you! 

Your role

Together with the team, you are responsible for providing an unforgettable moment for the guests on every occasion. As an independently working chef, you are responsible for the mise en place together with your team. You support the Sous Chef and Chef in all daily activities. You prepare the à la carte dishes and prepare dishes for parties, celebrations and other events. You advise colleagues and guests about the dishes and their combinations. No day is the same, cooking for (hotel) guests, weddings, banqueting groups or a classy high tea, you make every dish special. In consultation, you place orders within the available budgets. It goes without saying that you also ensure excellent hygiene in the kitchen by keeping your domain thoroughly clean.

Who are you?

  • Completed chef training
  • Demonstrated relevant work experience gained in reputable restaurants  
  • Passionate about your profession with an eye for detail
  • Ambitious team player who dares to take responsibility
  • Creative and innovative
  • Affinity with luxury and comfort

What do we offer?

  • You can spend 10 nights a year in any of our Pillows Hotels at a very reduced rate;
  • Attractive Friends & Family rate within our hotel collection and restaurants;
  • A 35% discount in all of our Food & Beverage locations;
  • Group discounts on various insurance policies with A.S.R.;
  • Pleasant colleagues who all share a passion for the hospitality sector;
  • Additional terms and conditions in accordance with Koninklijke Horeca Nederland  (Royal Association for the Hospitality Sector Netherlands).
  • We also offer a competitive salary that is based on your knowledge and experience. We offer opportunities for both part-time and full-time work. Our ambitions also mean that there are various opportunities for growth within the organisation. 

About Pillows Charme Hotel Château De Raay

Château De Raay is situated directly next to the beautiful De Peel nature reserve. This is why we are very popular with guests who love the outdoors and like to go out walking or cycling. Pillows Charme Hotel Château De Raay is also an official and popular wedding location.  Luxury and an eye for detail are key, especially in our restaurant. The hotel is decorated entirely with contemporary art and features 50 comfortable rooms and suites, several charming lounges, intimate private dining rooms, a fitness room, a highly regarded terrace with blissful sunbeds, a contemporary bar and wine cellar, a vegetable garden and herb greenhouse and the attractive restaurant De Tuin van de Barones. 

Our Pillows Hotels Collection

Pillows Hotels proudly occupy listed buildings with a story in special cities in the Netherlands and Belgium. Here everything is about enjoyment. Every guest can count on the best quality, sincere attention and a personal touch. That's Pillows Hotels. Our restaurants have honourable mentions in both Michelin Bib Gourmand and GaultMillau. They combine a relaxed and warm ambience with surprising culinary dishes.


Will you be our new colleague? We are very curious about your ideas and work experience. Apply via the link below and we will contact you within 24 hours.

Or do you want more information? Feel free to contact Rick Daniels, Hotel Manager, at 06-13352673 or

Working at Pillows Hotels

Working at Pillows Hotels means enjoying your work. Together we work on your ambitions, because our employees make the difference! In addition, we offer a competitive salary, a discount on various insurance policies with Centraal Beheer Achmea and an attractive discount for all the hotels within the collection.

Contact details

Pillows Hotels Orteliuslaan 21
3528 BA Utrecht
The Netherlands