Joseph Holt


As a growing business we are always interested in hearing from talented, dedicated and passionate people to join our team here at Joseph Holt. We think it's a great place to work, with numerous opportunities across different parts of the company, all with competitive financial packages.

If you feel you could contribute to the Joseph Holt family whether it be bar or kitchen work at a particular pub or a member of staff at The Brewery, please send your current CV (with a covering letter) to

If you are interested in becoming a Pub Manager or entering into a Management Partnership, then please view our Manage a Pub section.

Other options include our tenancy package along with our new Retail Partnership Agreement.

Available Roles

Posted: 15th August 2018 / Apply before: 31st December 2018

Line Chef - The Richmond, Southport

A NEW opportunity has arisen for a Line Chef at The Richmond, Southport. Joseph Holt have invested just short of £300k+ in The Richmond and are looking for passionate Chef to join the team!

The Richmond is on one of the main routes into Southport, a popular coastal resort for locals and tourists alike. Comfort and enjoyment have been at the forefront of this recent refurbishment with botanical and floral elements and motifs being incorporated alongside natural materials to bring out the pub’s warm and relaxing atmosphere.

The family-friendly pub is brightly lit with modern furnishings that include circular seating booths, feature brick walls, and boasts a new large beer garden to the rear and a veranda to the front of the pub with a lovely grass area for alfresco dining. The pub offers delicious carvery, a brand new from the Grill selection of juicy and tender meats as well as foray of desserts, luxury ice cream and serves a wide selection of Joseph Holt award-winning beers and some local craft favourites too. Not to mention, there is specially selected fine wines from all around the world, premium spirits and a brand new Gin and Rum menu to enjoy your favourite Gin or Rum cocktail all year round in the pub.

The pub also offers Sky and BT Sports entertainment showing all of the latest football matches, tennis and rugby games. Enjoy a traditional Sunday roast every day with their new Carvery offering three delicious portions of meat and seasonal vegetables. The pub has also added a brand new Pizza Station which cooks authentic Italian stone-baked pizzas made fresh to order using the finest ingredients.

Are you an enthusiastic, reliable person who has a sizzling ambition to learn? If so, we might just have the perfect job for you to stick your teeth into. At Joseph Holt, we are always expanding our teams, if you want to enjoy your thyme at work, put our customers first and work in a great atmosphere.

Joseph Holt is an independent family owned company, operating over 120 pubs, restaurants and hotels within Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire, producing a range of award winning beers from our Brewery in Manchester. We are a friendly family run company that are passionate about what we do.

The Role Line Chef

The successful Line Chef will be passionate about food quality and standards within the business. You will prepare, cook and present meals to specification and ensure the highest standards of cleanliness, safety and compliance with hygiene regulations. A competitive rate of pay is dependant on each individual and experience. This is a full-time position which will include evening and weekend work.

About You

  • You need to be self-motivated, an outgoing person that works well with others and has a real passion for great food.
  • You have the ability to remain calm under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • The ability to work flexibly according to the needs of the business
  • You will have some experience working in a commercial kitchen as a line chef or kitchen assistant.
  • Lots of experience is not necessary, however, a willingness to learn and work as part of a team is essential.
  • You’ll need an eye for details and be able to work under pressure
  • Minimum level 1 food hygiene

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing community pub company, with a genuine focus on people, who are committed to providing excellent training and development. We offer full support throughout your career with an emphasis on continued learning and development. We pride ourselves on our teamwork and if you think you could fit in with us please don’t hesitate to apply; a great future at Holt's is waiting for you…

To apply, click the apply button below to send us your CV.