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Hiring: Freelance Private Chefs
The Culinistas is a culinary resource that gives everyone the freedom and confidence to connect around a meal. We match vetted private chefs with households for in-home meal prep, gatherings, cooking class demos and custom needs—like full time or traveling positions. As a company built by and for chefs, we deeply value the creativity and specialness of each chef, and feel proud to continue expanding our culinary community.
Main Markets: NYC, the Hamptons, Washington D.C. & Los Angeles
Growing Markets: Upstate New York, Northern New Jersey, Westchester County, Connecticut
Coming Soon: Miami/Palm Beach, Austin, San Francisco
We offer private chef opportunities that fit your schedule and needs. As a Culinista chef, you have the opportunity to pursue your culinary passion without sacrificing a stable and balanced life.
To ApplyApply via our website (www.theculinistas.com) and select "Become a Culinista Chef" in the upper righthand corner. This will bring you to our chef overview page where you can apply based on your nearest market (eg New Jersey-based applicants should select NYC). We review website applicants much more consistently. Chefs that only apply through Culinary Agents may not be seen by our Hiring Team.
Compensation: Daily ($150.00 - $650.00)
Private Chef Service
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