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

  • Job Title: Food Production Pastry Assistant
  • Job Location: Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Contract type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Salary: Days: £9.00 going up to £9.50 after 12 weeks, Nights: £10.00 going up tp £10.50 after 12 weeks

Job Description

Be part of a team striving to create Britain’s Best Kitchen. We make Remarkable Food for your Freezer by cooking using the same ingredients and techniques as you do at home. We are growing fast and are looking for remarkable people, who care about quality and want to have fun, to join our team.

Sunday-Thursday 2pm-10pm or Monday-Friday 2pm-10pm

About COOK

COOK is a pioneering frozen food company, a certified B Corporation. 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.

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).

We have 91 shops and counting across the UK; concessions in 750+ farm shops and independent retailers; and a fast-growing home delivery business.

The Role

Work as part of our team in our Pie/Pastry room to ensure all recipes are followed to the correct specification and all products made to the highest possible standard.

Work as part of a team making sure our customers receive the same nourishing experience every time they eat a COOK meal. It’s all about the presentation.

Your attention to detail is paramount as you help create our remarkable products and ensure our customers receive the same exciting experience every time.

Each product must be made to the same specification to maintain consistency. It’s all about the presentation as you bring your creative flair to making our pies and pastry products.

Good to have:
• Hard working with a positive, can do attitude.
• Able to work independently as well as part of a team.
• Experience of working in a kitchen is desirable however full training will be given.

Based at The COOK Kitchen on the Eurolink Way, Sittingbourne. ME10 3HH

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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