Full-time Cook (re-advertised)

Full-time Cook (re-advertised)

£21,074 per year
37.5 hours per week

Preparing breakfasts, lunches and dinners
(7.5 hour straight shifts between 7am and 8pm, some weekends, rota with our 3 other Cooks).

This is a position for the role of a professional Cook with proper cookery skills, used to the responsibility for preparing food for numbers of people, along with the knowledge necessary for hygiene , safety etc..

Food helps keep our adult students and tutors energised, healthy and happy, and also is one of the pleasures for them sharing time together – so, naturally, we take it seriously.

The right person will be:

  • an appropriately experienced Cook
  • willing to be part of a team
  • flexible, professional and amiable

A rare full-time opportunity for a flexible, experienced Cook who enjoys homemade food prepared on site, keeping people sustained following tried and tested recipes. Numbers for any meal can be between 10 and 50. We offer a set menu with vegetarian option and, of course, cater for diets and allergies. All ingredients are carefully sourced and we have excellent facilities.

Food is valued highly and is one of our key strengths at Higham, alongside excellent courses in a unique, friendly and homely environment. We are a 7-day-a-week rural residential college between Cockermouth and Keswick attracting adult students from all the UK for short learning breaks.

Visits to see us are welcome.

Application Form available below or by contacting the office 017687 76276

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HIGHAM HALL Bassenthwaite Lake, Cockermouth, CA13 9SH
An Educational Trust providing a creative hub for enrichment and development for adults of all ages   Charity number 1124959