We are an established Catering Recruiter having been based in Chelmsford since 1986.

Welcome and thank you for visiting the Allstaff Employment website. If you are seeking a new Catering permanent or temporary job in the local Chelmsford or Essex area then we hope that there is a vacancy on our site that is of interest.

Simply click on the email link found at the bottom of the text on each vacancy and you can attach your CV and send it directly to us. If you cannot see a suitable job role that matches your requirement then please send your enquiry via the Contact Page on our site.

A little introduction

We offer a wide range of recruitment opportunities in the Catering Industry.

We look forward to speaking to you in the near future and assisting you in your search for a new job in the Essex Catering sector. If you are an employer we welcome calls from Fine Dining Restaurants, Hotels, Branded Restaurants, Gastro Pubs, Bistros and Golf Clubs.

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Customer Testimonials

  • Allstaff are always one of my first calls when recruiting, Tim has an in-depth knowledge and a passion for the catering industry here in Essex. Allstaff are professionals and take the time to accurately match the correct kitchen bridge to the right chef. With them it's not about making the biggest fee, it's about all the people involved

    Paul Boorman - Master Chef of Great Britain, Executive Chef of Wivenhoe House

  • Allstaff Employment is very proactive and supportive of all our students and we are proud to be associated with them, they sponsor an annual competition for our second and third year student which encourages development and recognises potential.

    Kevin Selwood - Head Lecturer of Catering at Chelmsford College

  • Tim at Allstaff is the best source for quality chefs in the region, without a doubt the one stop shop for talented and upcoming chefs! I would recommend Allstaff to all chefs looking for staff or employment.

    Martin Kilbey - Sous Chef at Radisson Blu

  • Having used Allstaff Employment as both a candidate and employer, I have nothing but praise for them and their staff. From my first meeting with Tim you can tell this agency is extremely professional and wants what is best for the customer. The time they invest in meeting with all prospective employers as well as meeting all candidates goes a long way to ensuring you are only offered opportunities and candidates relevant to what you are looking for. The regular contact with Tim during the recruitment process goes a long way to offering piece of mind; they are always working in your best interests. I have no hesitation in recommending Allstaff and will continue to do so for a long time to come. Well done guys!!

    Matt Wilby | Head Chef at Memoirs, Colchester