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Slapton, Devon TQ7 2QP

£18,063 - £20,614

Our client is an environmental education charity, providing informative and enjoyable opportunities for all ages. They are currently recruiting for a Cook to join their team based in Slapton.

Their aim is to provide simple, home cooked and tasty meals, using produce from the South West where possible; they want their visitors to enjoy great food and try new experiences.

This is a fantastic opportunity if you have a passion for preparing meals using local produce and seasonal vegetables, or baking great cakes.

Cook Role

  • Cooking and delivering of breakfasts (earliest usually 7.30 am) and evening meals (latest usually 7.00 pm) for up to 160 residential visitors, whilst ensuring the wide variety of dietary needs and tastes are met at all times
  • Assisting with the compilation of a varied range of menus to satisfy differing user groups, taking account of special diets and the ‘healthy eating’ agenda using, where practicable, local, organic and fair trade ingredients
  • Provision of light lunches or packed lunches for residential groups, as required
  • Preparation of home baked items for packed lunches, afternoon teas and supper

Skills and Requirements

  • Previous catering experience as a Cook / Chef  
  • Level 2 Food Hygiene  certificate   
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good written skills and ability to complete relevant paperwork (e.g. stock control and HACCP forms)

How to apply

If you have the desired skills and experience, and would like to be considered for this Cook job then we would like to hear from you.

If you wish to be considered for this superb opportunity click ‘apply’.

Please note we cannot offer employment to non-EU nationals unless they are sponsored or are able to obtain a work visa.