Win a place on our Professional Cook’s Certificate in Food and Wine plus salaried training

 

 

One lucky person has a chance to win a place on our professional six-week course, Cook’s Certificate in Food and Wine plus three months paid training at Cookery School to become a fully fledged Cookery School Assistant. We are looking for someone who is passionate about food, and has experience in food or hospitality.  This opportunity is based in London and starts on Monday 11th September 2023.

 

Our prized Cook’s Certificate in Food and Wine has a value of £8,500 it’s a full-time course that sets participants up for entry into a professional kitchen or the world of food.  This will be followed by three months paid training with us for the role of Cookery School Assistant. Upon successfully completing the training you will commence a 21 month salaried contract as Cookery School Assistant at Cookery School Little Portland Street. Apply by 5pm Tuesday 5th September 2023.

 

Sustainability is at the core of everything that we do and we see education in cooking as being  vitally important in furthering this. From this base our trainee will learn how to run a sustainable kitchen, reduce waste and work with the best and most ethically sourced ingredients.

 

During the intensive structure of the six weeks on the Cook’s Certificate Course our trainee will gain knowledge, skills, expertise and confidence. This is followed by three months training at Cookery School where the trainee will learn how to ensure our classes run as smoothly as possible, working on food preparation and over time assisting our teachers and managing stock levels.

 

 

 

 

 

You need a free Google account to complete this form. If you do not want to create one please email info@cookeryschool.co.uk with a copy of your CV and a short covering note as to why you wish to apply for the training.

 

Training

 

  • OFFER: one place at no cost on the Cook’s Certificate course in Food & Wine from  11 September – 20 October 2023 – Monday – Friday (this has a value of £8,500)
  • TRAINING: three months paid training at Cookery School Little Portland Street. 8 hour shifts – Monday – Friday. No weekends.
  • SALARY: Commensurate with experience –  your salary will be reviewed every six months.

 

Qualifications you’ll gain on the Cook’s Certificate

 

  • Level 3 Certificate from Open College Network (OCN) London
  • Level 2 Award in Wines from the Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET)
  • Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Food Safety from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH)
  • Level 2 Sustainable Kitchen accreditation from OCN London

 

Application criteria

 

EXPERIENCE: We are looking for someone who is passionate about food and ideally has at least five years experience in the food world – this could be hospitality, food safety, food preparation or similar.

 

AVAILABILITY: You must be available to attend all Cook’s Certificate course dates in full across the six weeks (Monday-Friday 8.30am – 4pm, starting 11th September 2023 until Friday 20th October 2023). On successful completion of the Cook’s Certificate, this will be followed by a three months training at Cookery School at Little Portland Street starting on 23rd October.

 

TRAINING: During the three months you will receive valuable training, coaching and mentoring from industry professionals.

 

COOKERY SCHOOL ASSISTANT POSITION: Upon successfully completing the training you will commence a 21 month salaried contract as cookery school assistant with us.

 

 

Application process

 

1. Complete the online application form

2. Applications close 5th September 2023 – midday

3. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a Zoom interview with Cookery School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You need a free Google account to complete this form. If you do not want to create one please email info@cookeryschool.co.uk with a copy of your CV and a short covering note as to why you wish to apply for the training.

 

What our Cook’s Certificate graduates say…

 

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