We offer great training and development along with great working environments and flexible working hours.

Join the True Pub Co Team

Become part of the family

We are always looking for people who share in our passion to join our teams.

Why Work At True Pubs

  • Great Company Culture
  • Supportive Teams
  • Team-days
  • Training
  • Development Opportunities

General Manager

Multiple Sites

True Pub Co, is recruiting for a General Manager to lead one of our busy teams.

Our pubs attract a wide variety of people and have something for everyone; our ideal manager will add to the personal and local atmosphere that True Pub Co has become known for. We are looking for somebody who will create a friendly and productive working environment, encourage development of their team & continually asses the needs of the business.

Position: General Manager

Location: London/Greater London

Job Type: Full time, Contract

Salary: £28,000 – £40,000 per year. DOE & pub location

Find us on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/truepubco/

About True Pub Co.: We are a small independent group of pubs that grew from a passion for great pubs built on traditional values. True Pub Co. comprises 19 sites across London/Greater London each unique in their character and charm but every one sitting at the heart of its local community.

All of our pubs offer tasty, classic dishes, cooked with a fresh contemporary twist. Using only the best and freshest seasonal ingredients sourced by our skilled chefs, True Pubs offer simple food, done very well. From serious Sunday roasts to epic bar snacks, enjoyed in welcoming, warm and friendly environments, our pubs offer something for everyone.

With the desire for a convivial community greater than ever, True Pub Co. pubs are the perfect place for our punters and pub teams alike. Our pubs ‘true-ly’ are all about the people and we’re always on the hunt for individuals who are passionate for all things pub and grub, to join our team!

We make sure that we have the best people in the business to run our pubs. Our General Managers are always sure to champion the friendly, personal and local atmosphere of each of our pubs and have high standards for their team to ensure the best customer service.

We’re currently recruiting for General Managers across True Pub Co.

Our Ideal Candidate…

Would ladle out:

  • A zest for life and food; ooze passion for pubs and grub, clients and products
  • A craving to create a friendly and productive working environment, constantly encouraging the development of their team
  • A bubbly personality, creative flair and welcoming aura, always priding themselves on providing exceptional customer service – a key member of the vibrant community of the True Pub
  • A dedicated, honest, and hardworking approach with a hands-on attitude and always ready to take on any curveballs that arrive
  • A true commitment to the pub and the wider business; continually assessing the needs of the business and its team
  • A conscientious and professional approach, both front and back of house
  • Their inner entrepreneur, embracing the autonomy given to them to serve up unique ideas and propel their team and pub forward to success

Would serve up:

  • Hold a valid Personal License (Manager) – Essential
  • Experience working in a busy venue, particularly previous work in a food establishment, commercial awareness – Essential
  • Good understanding of spoken and written English – Essential
  • 1-2 years experience in a similar role with references available – Desirable
  • Good product knowledge and willingness to learn; awareness of the current trends
  • Competency to manage under pressure whilst maintaining composure in front of customers and colleagues alike
  • Skills in organising and planning; responsibility for leading and managing both the team’s and their own personal working week within designated budgets
  • Drive and ambition, always being standards driven to maintain and improve all operational standards and commercial targets expected by True Pub Co.
  • A forward thinking approach, always staying one step ahead ensuring clear goals are set and met personally, for the pub, and for the team
  • Proficiency in the necessary tasks of the GM: stock management, operational systems, compliance with health and safety protocols, quality of products behind the bar and in the kitchen, driving sales and business, customer service, troubleshooting
  • A barrel full of ideas and knowing how to make them happen; implementing manager ideas into the wider sites development of True Pub Co.
  • A strong relationship and collaboration with the Head Chef to maintain the pub’s reputation for great food, great atmosphere.

In return, we’d dish out:

  • A competitive salary of £28,000 to £40,000 per year DOE and location of pub
  • Bonus structure based on hitting targets
  • Flexible working hours
  • Live in accommodation (dependent on location)
  • Holiday Entitlement: 28 days per year (industry standard for full time employee)
  • Great training and development opportunities; dedicated training days for the team guided by the GM themself
  • An environment which fosters open and creative working and gives you the freedom to utilise your inner entrepreneur
  • Freedom to input into product and menu content for the pub
  • Opportunities for future progression
  • Unique company culture including:
  • Fun, inclusive and honest environments
  • Value of all employees
  • Xmas Parties
  • Regular staff socials
  • Team building
  • Charity work
  • Big Meets

 

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Head Chef

Multiple Sites

We’re currently recruiting Head Chefs across several of our London sites.

Position: Head Chef

Number of Open Positions: 3

Locations:

Job Type: Full time; Contract

Salary: £33,000 – £35,000 per year. DOE

About True Pub Co.: We are a small independent group of pubs that grew from a passion for great pubs built on traditional values. True Pub Co. comprises 19 sites across London/Greater London each unique in their character and charm but every one sitting at the heart of its local community.

All of our pubs offer tasty, classic dishes, cooked with a fresh contemporary twist. Using only the best and freshest seasonal ingredients sourced by our skilled chefs, True Pubs offer simple food, done very well. From serious Sunday roasts to epic bar snacks, enjoyed in welcoming, warm and friendly environments, our pubs offer something for everyone.

With the desire for a convivial community greater than ever, True Pub Co. pubs are the perfect place for our punters and pub teams alike. Our pubs true-ly are all about the people. We’re always on the hunt for individuals who are passionate for all things pub and grub to join our team!

The Strafford: The Strafford is a community pub in the heart of Potters Bar. Following an extensive refurbishment in 2018, The Strafford really is the best place for guests to enjoy a true and authentic pub experience, where they are guaranteed a warm welcome, excellent service, and exception food when they visit. The pub features a large garden, outdoor bar and pizza shack.

The Orange Tree: The Orange Tree is a traditional pub & restaurant in the heart of Havering Atte Bower just a stones throw from Bedfords Park. Located on a green plateau called Orange Tree Hill and completely surrounded by forest, this family pub has a warm, friendly atmosphere with open log fires and delicious pub food. With a wide variety of choice offered here, all taste buds are catered for.

All of this wouldn’t be possible without our Head Chefs who sit at the heart of our kitchens.

We’re currently recruiting Head Chefs across several of our London sites.

Our Ideal Candidate…

Would ladle out:

  • A zest for life and for food; ooze passion for fresh ingredients and creative and innovative concepts
  • A desire to always inspire the team around them, helping them to grow and develop
  • Willingness to work hard with the team to deliver a spotless kitchen, consistent GPs and superb dish presentation
  • Strong communication and interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work cohesively with a strong kitchen and front of house team
  • Relishing a great guest experience to encourage repeat customers

Would serve up:

  • Key experience working in a busy kitchen and ability to work under pressure whilst leading the team
  • Organisational flair, flexibility and consistency alongside a can-do attitude
  • Excellent cooking skills and knowledge of food production methods
  • Ability to maintain the standards expected by the company and General Manager
  • Excellent hygiene, health and safety standards within the business, which are followed and developed on a daily basis, including a clean and safe kitchen environment
  • Attention to detail upon completion of company paperwork with regards to H&S standards and processing delivery notes
  • Consistent preparation and cooking of all food to the expected standards and dish specifications
  • Delivery of quality food at all times
  • Monitoring portion and waste control to maintain profit margin

In return, we’d dish out:

  • A competitive salary of £33,000 to £35,000 per year DOE
  • Holiday Entitlement: 28 days per year (industry standard for full time employee)
  • An environment which fosters open and creative working
  • Opportunities for future progression
  • Great training and development opportunities
  • Unique company culture including:
    • Fun, inclusive and honest environments
    • Value of all employees
    • Xmas Parties
    • Regular staff socials
    • Team building
    • Charity work
    • Big Meets

Have you got spoonfuls of interpersonal skills, creativity and culinary flair and are passionate to deliver delicious food?  Take the first step to become part of our team and send over your CV now!

 

Notes:

  • You must be eligible to live and work in the UK for this position
  • CVs will be reviewed on a regular basis and applicants of interest will be invited to interview with the company directors.

 

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Maintenance Manager

All Sites

Our enviable portfolio of locations at True Pub co. of course means there is a need for constant and careful upkeep to ensure their continued operation. As such, we are currently recruiting for a skilled Maintenance Manager for the full True Pub Co. portfolio of 19 properties.

Position: Maintenance Manager

Location: London/Greater London, across all 19 of the True Pub Co. sites

Job Type: Permanent. Full Time – 6 days per week

Hours:  Vary from:

  • 40 hours per week during winter months  (5 – 5.5 days a week)
  • 50 hours from March to October (5-6 days a week)

Salary: Salaried – to be discussed in first interview

Find us on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/truepubco/

Provisions: Van Supplied, live-in accommodation available if required, large tools supplied

About True Pub Co.: We are a small independent group of pubs that grew from a passion for great pubs built on traditional values. True Pub Co. comprises 19 sites across London/Greater London each unique in their character and charm but every one sitting at the heart of its local community.

All of our pubs offer tasty, classic dishes, cooked with a fresh contemporary twist. Using only the best and freshest seasonal ingredients sourced by our skilled chefs, True Pubs offer simple food, done very well. From serious Sunday roasts to epic bar snacks, enjoyed in welcoming, warm and friendly environments, our pubs offer something for everyone.

With the desire for a convivial community greater than ever, True Pub Co. pubs are the perfect place for our punters and staff alike. From expansive pub gardens, to chic yet cosy indoor areas, beautiful boutique bedrooms to striking bar fronts, there’s always something happening at our pubs!

Our enviable portfolio of locations at True Pub co. of course means there is a need for constant and careful upkeep to ensure their continued operation. As such, we are currently recruiting for a skilled Maintenance Manager for the full True Pub Co. portfolio of 19 properties.

Our Ideal Candidate for this interesting and varied role…

Would yield:

  • Experience of (but not limited to) plumbing, carpentry, painting & decorating, electrical work
  • Demonstrate customer service: 1 year (preferred) and maintenance experience: 2 years (preferred)
  • Hold a valid driving license – Essential
  • Good understanding of spoken and written English – Essential
  • Enthusiasm and enjoyment to perform an array of tasks: responsibilities will comprise everything from basic maintenance to setting up of awesome events
  • Confidence in dealing with emergencies, unexpected problems and repairs – independent troubleshooting
  • Mapping out own daily schedule and prioritising works as appropriate across all sites
  • Thinking for themselves; undertaking reactive and preventative maintenance on a day-to-day basis
  • Identifying and carrying out winter maintenance and refurbishment work across all interiors and exteriors of every pub
  • Installation, repair and upkeep of infrastructure, equipment, furniture, appliances, hardware etc.
  • Working closely and communicating effectively with all pub managers/company directors to meet their varied needs and requests
  • Confidence and ability to work unsupervised and take responsibility for completing the job to the utmost standard
  • Oozing cool-headedness: ability to remain calm under pressure and work through to resolve the issue in hand
  • Managing contractors when required and monitoring their standards of work
  • Demonstrate planning skills, craftsmanship, independence & team work, attention to detail

In return we’d fix you up with:

  • A competitive salary
  • Supply of van & large tools
  • Live in accommodation (if required)
  • An environment which fosters independent and creative working and gives you the autonomy over your own schedule

Got the tools to take on this exciting and varied role as Maintenance Manager? Eager to be a part of the True Pub co team in this position that is crucial to the continued operation of our individual sites and business as a whole? Drop us your CV now and don’t miss this unique opportunity!

Notes:

  • CVs will be reviewed on a regular basis and applicants of interest will be invited to interview with the company directors.

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