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Seasonal Kitchen Volunteer-Assistant Wanted

We are looking for a second residential kitchen assistant with a passion for plant-based cooking to join our vibrant and expanding team.

The role will involve supporting all aspects of kitchen delivery; from food prep and assisting our chefs in creating delicious nourishment for programme participants, ordering and overseeing stock, maintaining hygiene standards in compliance with our Covid-protocols, tending our kitchen garden. You will have opportunity to grow and develop your skills and knowledge across the whole reach of running a successful kitchen, whilst working with a creative team of cooks in a dynamic, inspiring and fast-paced environment, as well plenty of potential to increase responsibility within the role should  you wish.

The voluntary position is for 28 hours a week and in exchange, you will be living on our beautiful land together with a small team of assistants, in simple accommodation based in the Medicine Orchard, with a supplementary food stipend. Previous kitchen experience is ideal though not necessary. Start date: May 2021

If you are interested or wish to find out more, we would love to hear from you. Please contact our kitchen manager Sophia via email at: sophia@embercombe.org

To apply please use our online form. Starting date will be early/Mid May.