£10.50 per hour
#CreateTheExperience with Kingswood.
Foodie enthusiast? Cooking up ‘’a storm’’ in the kitchen is something you enjoy, right? Do you have experience working in catering? Perhaps in a school, college, care home or hotel? Why not join our busy catering operations as our Cook?
About the role:
As the Cook for our busy centre, you will support the smooth running of our catering service ensuring all of our guests and staff enjoy healthy and nutritious meals during their stay.
You will assist in the preparation, cooking, and serving of all meals provided at the centre in accordance with the specified menu while offering hands-on assistance throughout the department.
You will play a key part in designing the menu choices alongside the kitchen management team.
- Previous experience working in a kitchen providing meals for large numbers.
- A positive attitude and commitment to providing nutritious meals
- The ability to form positive relationships with colleagues.
- Basic Food Hygiene Certificate would be advantageous
- Understands and able to apply Health and Safety procedures relevant to the job such as; Manual handling; safe use of machinery and/or equipment; COSHH; First Aid, Hygiene Practice and HACCP.
Why join us:
- Industry-leading pay rates
- Flexible working contracts available to suit you and your family
- Award-winning training to support learning and development
- Work at one of our 11 picturesque locations which provide a variety of adrenaline-pumping activities for you and your family to get involved in during quiet times, including high ropes courses and water sports.
- Well-being and support
A little about us:
This position is based at our fantastic Dukeshouse Wood centre in Hexham, which is set within private woodlands, allowing our staff to be close to nature and explore the forests during breaks.
We are one of the most experienced providers of outdoor education in the UK. We were founded over 35 years ago and run over 1.2 million activity sessions each year across ten activity centres. Each year we welcome over 175,000 young people from more than 35 countries around the world.
Here at Kingswood, we know that all of our people are at the centre of our success, making our adventure centres as magical as they are.
What are you waiting for… apply today!