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Kitchen Assistant

We are looking for a residential voluntary kitchen assistant to join our vibrant and expanding team. The role will primarily be responsible for overseeing the implementation of our new Covid-Regulations to ensure we create the highest standards possible. You will work directly with our kitchen manager focusing on the smooth and efficient running of all aspects of delivery in order to build upon establishing a holistically sustainable environment. You will also support the chefs and onsite kitchen assistant in bringing beautiful nourishment and sustenance for our programme’s participants. There will be opportunity to grow and develop your skill-set across the whole reach of running a successful kitchen whilst working with a creative team of cooks in a dynamic and inspiring workplace, as well plenty of potential to increase responsibility within the role.

The position is for 35 hours a week over an initial 3-months and will involve a four-week trial period to begin. It will be based living on our beautiful land in simple accommodation and include a basic supplementary food stipend. Previous kitchen experience is preferable however not necessary. Start date: September 2020

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: kitchen@embercombe.org