Nando's Quick Guide
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Surprising as it may sound Nando’s isn’t just about the chicken. It’s the people who make Nando’s special, always has been, always will be. For us there is nothing better than seeing a Nandoca rise to the heights of a Patrao. That’s exactly the route taken by over 40% of our managers today.

NandocaWorking for Nando’s, you’ll learn about every aspect of the restaurant world. During your time with us, we won’t just give you new skills; we will also help you grow as an individual. The one thing you’ll experience from the moment you walk through our door – apart from the smiles and the welcoming handshakes of course – is our commitment to making you fulfill your potential.

And it’s not just work, work, work here you know. Sure we’re ambitious. But who said ambition had to be boring? We’ve even won awards for being a great place to work. And guess who voted for us … our people! That’s why it means so much to us. If they think Nando’s is an award-winning place to work, we hope we’re doing something right!

So when you consider that we will give you all the training, development and support you need to build a lasting and rewarding career, it almost sounds too good to be true. Thankfully it’s not.

Our Careers

If there’s one thing that comes close to matching the variety of our food menu, it’s the choice of careers on offer. You could start out working on the restaurant floor or grilling chicken as Nandoca, or, if you’ve got the right skills and experience, jump straight in at management level, helping to run an entire restaurant. We also run a great fast track development programme for our ambitious assistant managers or of course there are a number of roles behind the scenes in our Central Support office.

Nandocas


Our passionate Nandocas work on the restaurant floor or grill the chicken and provide a truly great service to our customers.

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Managers

Managers

Whether it is Assistant Manager, Patrao or even Regional Managing Director you’ll be responsible for leading your team to success.

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Central Support

Central Support

Away from the grills, a role in our Central Support team is no less challenging than restaurant life but just as rewarding.

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Graduates

Graduates

You can kick start your career after leaving university with our fast track management development programme.

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