Out and About Friday 13th May

We have 77 chefs out this week working all over Scotland and North England

17 jobs confirmed for the week so far

Here are some of the many chefs we have out working

Ryan Williamson is at The Garfield where Gordon Murphy has just finished

Stuart MacColl is at The Brothers Water Inn in Cumbria

Danny McBryde is at The Cally Place in Gatehouse of Fleet

Ali Wilson is at The western House in Ayr

Mark Wilkinson, Ally McGeachy and Sean McLellan are all at The Tontine in Greenock

Callum MacMichael as started at The Caladh Inn in Stornoway

Angela Richards is at The Tigh an Eilean in Strathcarron

Alan Rennie has been extended at The Royal Dornoch Golf Club

Stuart Urquhart and James Pratt are working away up in Cullen at the Seafield Arms

Stuart Agnew is at Glenesk Hotel in Edzell

Craig Morris is at The Deeside Inn

Corno Cloete is getting on great at The Loch Rannoch Hotel

Maciej Resinski has been extended at Stonefield Castle where Gordon Smillie has just joined to heal as Head Chef

Steven Marshall still working away with Scott McDonald at The Drovers Inn

Next door we have Darren Elliott at Beinglas Campsite

Philippe Alamchel started a little early at The Green Hotel in Kinross

Wojiech Pajdoz has started at the sister hotel from The Alexandra, The Ben Nevis Hotel in Fort William

Thanks you ALL our relief chef for your support and hard work we really really do appreciate it 😊

Out and About Friday 6th May

We have 74 relief chefs out working via CIS and 11 jobs confirmed so far for the week.

We still have plenty of relief work coming in, if you would like to apply to do relief work please get in touch. Tel 01683 222830 or email:

Here are some of the chefs we currently have out just now

Sandra Stevenson in Skye at The Isles Inn

Nadia Sergjeva at Anchor Hotel in Johnshaven

Leon Edgson is at The Courtyard in Inverness

Chris Hetherington is at The Raasay Distillery

Craig Coulson and Dougie Gillies are at Moness Resort

Christophe de Saint do is at Selkirk Arms in Kircudbright

Shaun Murray is at Cobbles in Kelso

Sarah Litster is at Fife Arms in Braemar

Craig Morris is at The Deeside Inn

Scott Bolton is back and is at The Shapwells Hotel near Penrith

Davie McNeill is back at Cally Palace in Gatehouse of Fleet

Kevin Berry is also back on relief and is at Lomond Hills Hotel

Thanks to ALL our relief Chefs 😊

Out and About 29th April

Well nearly another month done – where does the time go?

We have 65 relief chefs out just now, many are still working and we have stopped billing for.

12 relief jobs confirmed for the week so far, I’m hoping for another couple today.

Here are a few chefs we have out just now

James Finlayson is at Craig Sanquhar Hotel in Cupar on his doorstep

Alex Rodriguez is at Shap Wells Hotel near Penrith

Gordon Murphy and Ryan Williamson are both at Garfield Hotel in Stepps

Lee Donaghy is at Nevis Bank Inn in Fort William

Julian Robinson is at Buchan Braes again on his doorstep

Jarek Jandura is just finishing at Creagan Inn having a week off before heading back

John Ferguson is extending at Kingmills Hotel for another 4 weeks

Ali Wilson is still at The Western Hotel in Ayr

Szymon Spokinski is now at Cairngorm Hotel in Aviemore

Lee McKechnie got on great at Marcliffe and is away to start a full time job in Pitlochry (all the best Lee)

Will hear about some our ladies next week when they start their positions 😊

Thank you ALL for your continued support and hard work

Take Care and Stay Safe x

Out and About 22nd April

We are currently sitting at 69 relief chefs out for the week with 16 placements this week.

We have 1 permanent placement and plenty of adverts.

If you wish to apply for work (relief or permanent) please email your up to date CV to

Here are a few we have out at the moment

David Cameron at Kinloch Lodge on Skye

Colin Thomson at Mackays Hotel in Wick

Wojciech Pajdosz at Alexandra Hotel in Fort William

Paul Sim at Airds Hotel in Port Appin

Patrick Johnstone at Old Manor in Lundin Links

Philippe Alamichel at Tilmouth Park in Cornhill-on-Tweed

Chris Wright is at The Saint in St Andrews

Tom Devlin is at The Tongue Hotel

John Cowie is at the Loch Leven Hotel in Ballachiulish

Mike Struthers is finishing next week at The Rowan Tree in Aviemore

Andrew Engledow is at Fonab Castle in Perthshire

Callum MacMichael is at The Roxburghe Hotel in Kelso

Richard Grandison is at Harris Hotel

Thank you to ALL our great chefs 😊

Out and About 8th April

We are at our highest number of relief chefs out since October 2019 with 68 chefs working.

With 17 relief jobs confirmed for the week so far with a few still waiting to be confirmed today 😊

Here are a few chefs we have out at the moment

Christophe De Saint Do is working in Strathpeffer at the Coul House

Jasper Philipson is near Gretna at The Mill Forge

James Pratt is just finishing up at the Fishers Hotel in Pitlochry

Mark Carswell and Chris Kerry are both at The Boat Inn in Aboyne

Peter Owens is at The Western Isle Hotel in Tobermory

Ollie Rankin is at Fishers Hotel in Pitlochry

George Calder is at The Lomond Hills Hotel

Robert McHugh is at Stonefield Castle Loch Fyne

Juanvi Salelles is at Nethy Bridge Hotel with Gary Tedford

Nadia Sergejeva is at Anchor Hotel Johnshaven

Robert McGowan is at Lord of the Isles in Lochgilphead

Gordon Murphy and Thomas McFadden are at the Garfield Hotel in Stepps

Philippe Alamichel is on Islay at the Machrie Golf Links

John Ferguson is at The Kingsmills Hotel in Inverness

Thank you to ALL our chefs you are all amazing and appreciate your hard work and continued support xx