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PizzaExpress is expressly for everyone!

With Black Friday around the corner and only 3 months til Christmas, here’s your chance to grab one of PizzaExpress’s fun, lively jobs jobs for the season and maybe even beyond.

But why PizzaExpress? Well, we’re glad you asked…

Here are just some of the reasons why PizzaExpress is the place to apply for your next job, especially if you’re into your fun!

They welcome young people with open arms!

PizzaExpress offer plenty of jobs which require no previous experience: from working with customers front-of-house; to bossing the pizza in the kitchen; or between opening times as a kitchen porter!

In these roles, you’ll get fully paid training 💰 whilst having a blast.

All that matters is bringing your personality and knowing you’ll have the freedom to express yourself at work every day, bring your true self to PizzaExpress, have fun and learn new skills.

You can even apply straight out of school!

Click here to check out why students should get a part-time gig in service.

But of course, if you have some experience under your belt (or even a lot), you’ll be just as welcome 😉

Aiste Kinderyte from PizzaExpress smiling in front of a light blue background

Aiste Kinderyte

‘Here, you can express yourself, because PizzaExpress is Expressly for Everyone.’

PizzaExpress are big on inclusivity and respect – it’s at the heart of what they do and valued deeply by the teams. That means you can be yourself 100%. Because everybody belongs at PizzaExpress.

That passes the vibe check!

Not to mention the fun and friendliness that comes with that kind of work culture! You’re sure to have an authentically good time with a brilliant team, on top of learning new skills and getting whatever support you need. ❤️

Discover jobs openings at PizzaExpress across the UK!


You get these benefits!

Benefits might not be the main thing you’re thinking of in searching for your next job – but they certainly don’t hurt!

Free 🍕 on shift is an obvi. (Not to mention the 50% discount for you, your friends and family at any PizzaExpress restaurant!)

But did you also know that you’ll receive:

  • 28 holidays a year (pro rata)
  • Bonus for referring a friend to the company (£400 for Pizza Chefs and £1000 for Managers)
  • Wagestream – an app that allows you to take up to 40% of what you’ve earnt so far in the month before pay day
  • Wellbeing support for you and your family
  • Online & highstreet discounts via a benefits app
Elbis Avila from PizzaExpress tossing pizza in front of a light green background

Elbis Avila

Stephen Santouris from PizzaEpxress grinning widely in front of orange background

Stephen Santouris

You can train, develop, progress & even become an apprentice

From Level 2 to a Masters/MBA, PizzaExpress have an apprenticeship scheme or training programme for you. Whatever you’re after, all you have to do is go for it! 🚀

Kickstart a unique career in hospitality and earn nationally recognised qualifications. Become an Apprentice Senior Pizza Chef, a Trainee Kitchen Team Member, progress towards a role in management, or rule the seven seas…

Okay, maybe not the seven seas. BUT you do have the opportunity to transfer internally, so you can work in a PizzaExpress in a different part of the country, or to simply switch to the local pizzeria when you’re home from university for the holidays! 🚗

Here are 5 things you might not have known about a career in hospitality.

PizzaExpress are hiring right now across the U.K.!

Make the most of your summer, uni experience, or get started on an exciting career pathway! Apply to PizzaExpress via Placed and #GetPlaced in one of the hottest workplaces out there. 😎

Learn more about working at PizzaExpress, the qualifications they offer and what a hospitality career is like in our Q&A with PizzaExpress Restaurant Manager Beki Galvin.

There are plenty more hospitality roles just waiting for you on our app.

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