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Why First Course Recruitment?

With over twenty years specialised experience gained in the Hospitality, Catering & Leisure sectors, First Course Recruitment understands the importance of offering a personalised service tailored to your specific recruitment needs.

Specialising in full time, permanent recruitment, we work with established, reputed business owners and operators in London, across the UK and internationally, introducing the very best available talent on the market.

Sourcing from an established candidate database of high calibre professionals, via tailor-made ad campaigns and by referral, our applicants complete a thorough selection, screening and registration process supported by competency testing focused on your particular vacancy requirements.

Our in-depth expertise and industry knowledge enables us to give the very best HR and recruitment advice, where we aim to build and maintain successful business partnerships, supporting your recruitment needs over the long term.


We recruit for a wide range of permanent, full time vacancies across the following sectors:

Restaurant & Bars, Brasseries & Pubs

Hotels & Private Members Clubs

Commercial & Food Retail operations

Contract & Events Catering

Private Residences

With vacancies covering…

Chefs (all levels)

Operational, Food & Beverage, Restaurant & Pub, Events Management

Senior Appointments

Sales & Marketing, Revenue, HR & Support Personnel

Reception & Concierge, Housekeeping

For further details on our services or to register a vacancy, please call us on: 0203 397 9021 - we look forward to hearing from you!


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