Here at Darbys we are committed to employing fantastic customer focused staff to work as part of a new team in this lovey rural pub/restaurant. Below are the available employment opportunities at Darbys.


If you’d like to apply for a position with us please, in the first instance, please email your C.V to

Sous Chef (Immediate Start)

We're looking for an experienced sous chef to work with our growing kitchen staff. The kitchen and food is one of the most important aspects of Darbys and is held to a very high standard. All dishes are prepared from scratch and made with local ingredients. You will need to have good culinary skills, willingness and ability to learn, work well under pressure, work well as a team and follow instruction.

Pizza Cook (Immediate Start)

Darbys Freehouse & Restaurant requires a pizza cook for our new wood fired pizza facility at Darbys in Swanton Morley.  The successful candidate will require good cooking skills and have at have least level II food hygiene certification.


Depending on experience training can also be provided at Darbys.  The pizza venture will be overseen and supported by our existing chef.  Initially we require around 20 hours a week, mainly over the weekend period – this could extend further as demand increases.

Commis Chef/Chef de Partie (Immediate Start)

We very much look forward to hearing from all applicants and are excited to form a friendly and hard working team here at Darbys.