PGL, founded in 1957, operates at 24 outdoor activity centres across the UK, France and Spain. We are the UK’s leading provider of residential activity holidays and educational courses for young people.
PGL have a fantastic opportunity for a permanent Head Cook based at Bawdsey Manor, our newest outdoor activity centre located on the beautiful Suffolk coast.
The catering operations at our activity centres are modern enterprises set up to deliver excellence in both service and food as well as providing supportive and fun environments to work.
As a Head Cook, you will take charge of creating a healthy, home-cooked, canteen-style meal provision for our guests and staff. A key member of your centre's senior staff team, you will be responsible for food prep, kitchen hygiene and the associated kitchen administration.
What do we look for in our Head Cooks?
- All round catering skills and experience of working in a high-volume catering environment.
- The ability to deliver high levels of customer service.
- A positive approach to team working and problem solving.
- Excellent staff management, organisation and communication skills, and the ability to work under pressure.
We offer a competitive salary of £25-27k, access to training and development opportunities and a free staff uniform.
This is a permanent position with an immediate start.
Successful applicants are required to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure, which PGL will pay for. You need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for employment with PGL. PGL is committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.