Course Start Dates: 15/11/21, 22/11/21, 29/11/21, 06/12/21

  • Job Title: Chef
  • Job Location: Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Contract type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Salary: Days: £11.20 going up to £.11.90 After 12 weeks Nights:£12.10 going up to £13.09 after 12 weeks

Job Description

Bring our recipes to life by producing the best food with the best ingredients. With your skill and attention to detail you will create our remarkable products that will guarantee our customers have the best experience every time. Consistency is key, our customers will keep coming back as they trust you to give them remarkable products winning in taste.

Various shifts available;
• Sunday-Thursday 6am-2pm
• Monday-Friday 6am-2pm
• Sunday-Thursday 2pm-10pm

About COOK

COOK is a pioneering frozen food company, since 1997 we’ve been making remarkable food for your freezer, prepared by hand at our Kitchens in Kent (savoury) and Somerset (puddings) using the same ingredients and techniques you would at home. It means our food looks and tastes homemade (maybe even a bit better).
This year we won the Best Companies Number One Food and Drink company to work for. Our business is purpose driven and values led: we believe all companies should be seeking to make their business a force for good in society.
We have 91 shops and counting across the UK; concessions in 600+ farm shops and independent retailers; and a fast-growing home delivery business.

About The Role

• Create our meals by following our recipes to ensure all our food is consistently of the same high quality.
• Use your knowledge of ingredients and our recipes to spot and bring to the attention of your Sous Chef any inconsistencies or discrepancies.
• Be a role model for others by making sure we are working in a safe environment by following the relevant health and safety and food safety procedures.
• Take responsibility for portion control and wastage and ensure the team is also taking responsibility.

About You
• Experience as a chef
• NVQ level 1 and 2. (Or equivalent in catering)

Training Before Interview

Please note that you will need to complete the training package below before being offered an interview. Training is funded and offered at no charge to the individual.

Training is either delivered in our COVID safe, training centre, in small groups where we have social distancing and protective measures following Department of Education guidance or it can be delivered online in the safety of your own home in a virtual class group led by one of our tutors- the choice is yours. When you complete the course you will be interviewed for the role.

  • Go Train Centre: Chatham
  • Course Delivery: Classroom
  • Courses Taken: Customer Service, Employability, Progression, Personal and Social Skills, Character Education
  • Course Length: 2 weeks
  • Course Start Dates: 15/11/21, 22/11/21, 29/11/21, 06/12/21

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