About us

StedyChefs Limited is a recruitment agency that is vastly experienced in fulfilling the client’s recruitment needs.

At the helm of StedyChefs Limited is our company director Stephen Bygrave, with over 30 years’ experience in catering – Stephen has worked in numerous hotels and restaurants across the UK, many of which possessed AA rosettes.

During Stephens’s career, he also worked for various agencies travelling from place to place. Whilst working for various agencies and working alongside agency staff he then decided he could provide a better, reliable, supportive, efficient and more trustworthy service than most agencies were offering at present.
With all this, our company StedyChefs Limited was formed.

Stephen Bygrave
Director / Tutor

With over 20 years of experience within the Hospitality Industry has deemed highly beneficial to running his own company which deals with all aspects within it.

Jennifer Bygrave
Accounts / Tutor

Jennifer has extensive Knowledge which continues to grow with each development course she participates in. Jen maintains great relationships with both clients and workers.

Amy Brumskill
Office Manager

As an Office Manager, Amy can adapt to new situations and ensure the daily running of the office is

Laura Walker
Teaching Assistant

with a large catering background from cafes to bistros to large events.
She assists our chef and helps the students learn and grow daily.
She’s very passionate in everything she does.


Al has worked in catering for over 30 years now, covering everything from pubs/hotels/restaurants as well as running his own establishments even working on Cruise ships.
He has a passion for cooking and loves sharing his experiences and knowledge among those who he teaches.