We are honoured to have such a passionate, capable and committed team here at THOMPSON St Albans.  As the restaurant along with our staff, grow and progress into new roles, we are always looking for new talent.  See job outlines and remuneration below.

If you would like to apply, please do not hesitate to send your CV to manager@thompsonstalbans.co.uk or call Will on 07714 734398 to book your trial shift.

We would be delighted to show you round the restaurant, our terrace, go through our menus and service, and introduce you to Phil and the team.  Please just text or email Will to arrange this.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Why THOMPSON St Albans?

3 rosette and Michelin star status Phil Thompson, head chef /owner. As a team we are literally ‘gunning’ to regain that Michelin star at THOMPSON St Albans – you will spot the Michelin plate displayed outside the restaurant to show that Michelin are watching us!

Our focus is on progression from within, training and mentorship, staff retention, and re-investing in the team and the restaurant. We offer competitive annual salaries/packages, performance-related bonus, cash tips as well as TRONC / service charge.

We are closed on Sunday evening, all day Monday and Tuesday lunchtime, and you will also receive another day off each week.

Positions available:

Chef de Partie – £24k to £28k
We are looking an enthusiastic, hardworking, committed and reliable chef with a positive working attitude, minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a 2/3 AA Rosette kitchen to join our kitchen team.

Assistant Restaurant Manager – £28k to £32k
You will have a background in fine dining at a 2/3 AA Rosette or Michelin star level, with strong leadership skills, focused on great service, guest experience, getting the best out of your team and staff retention, able to run and manage service, stock takes and routine, operational tasks.

Waiter / Waitress – £24k to £28k
With a minimum of 1 years’ experience in a 2/3 AA Rosette or Michelin Star restaurant, a genuine team player, passionate about the hospitality industry, taking pride in your work, please come in for a trial shift!   Food and wine knowledge is strongly desirable.

Casual Waiter / Waitress – hourly rate dependent on previous experience
If you would like to join our close and supportive team, with staff drinks after shift, TRONC / service charge and cash tips on top of hourly pay, we would love to hear from you.

To apply please call Will, our General Manager on 07714 734398 to arrange a trial shift and please send your CV to manager@thompsonstalbans.co.uk