Domestic Staff Agency

Pembury Partners are looking for an Italian Cuisine Private Chef on behalf of our celebrity client based in Oxfordshire. The ideal candidate will be seeking a role to make their own where they will be able to showcase their skills and expertise. The role could suit a talented candidate with a background in Michelin star Italian restaurants, as well as previous experience working within a UHNW environment. Our client is looking for a Chef who will use the freshest, highest quality ingredients sourced locally, preparing beautiful and delicious meals with a preference for Italian cuisine. The ideal candidate will display a consistently meticulous skillset and possess a personable attitude.


Amongst the duties:

  • A permanent role based in Oxfordshire cooking for a family of 6
  • Cooking lunch & dinners Monday to Friday, with flexibility on breakfast
  • Cooking healthy, beautifully presented meals with a focus on Italian cuisine, according to the family’s unique dietary requirements
  • Extensive menu development, creation, and planning
  • Meal related budget management and shopping
  • Using fresh, organic high-quality produce sourced locally


Skillset required:

  • Previous experience within a private household is desired
  • Previous experience within an Italian Michelin * restaurant is desired
  • Confident knowledge of various cuisines with a strong focus on Italian
  • A personable, friendly attitude
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A passion for healthy, fresh, organic cooking
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Impeccable health & safety and hygiene knowledge
  • A full, clean driving licence and within driving distance of Banbury

Benefits and salary: £65,000 annually

To submit your application for the role, please email Darren Lewis at

Interviews and meetings are by appointment only.

Due to the high volume of applications, only suitable candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding. Should you wish to get in touch and register your interest for future opportunities, please do email us at