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Cook - Aston Clinton

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
£11.92 per hour
Closing date
22 Apr 2024

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Cook - Aston Clinton

#CreateTheExperience with Kingswood, Join us as a Cook

Salary 24,793.60 per annum - 11.92 per hour - 40 Hours a week

Are you a Food enthusiast? Do you enjoy Cooking up ''a storm'' in the kitchen? Do you have experience working in busy kitchen's?  Perhaps in a school, college, care home or banqueting hotel? Why not join our busy catering operation as our newest Cook? 

Why join us as a Cook:

  • Pay rate 11.92 per hour (every hour work paid)
  • 40 Hours per week (full-time Fixed Term Contract)
  • Working no more than 8 hours per day - No Split Shifts!
  • Working between the hours of (06:30am and 20:00pm) 
  • Award-winning training to support learning and development.
  • Perk Box employee rewards and benefits platform (Free coffee, Greggs and store discounts)  
  • Wage stream - Financial wellbeing for frontline teams (Get paid early)  
  • Work at one of our picturesque locations which provide a variety of adrenaline-pumping activities for you and your family to get involved in during quiet times, including high ropes courses and water sports.

About the role: 

As a Cook for our busy activities centre, you will support the smooth running of our food service serving up to 260 people each servicing. Ensuring all our guests and staff enjoy a healthy and nutritious meal throughout their stay. 

You will prepare, cook, and serve meals, (Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner) at the centre in accordance with the specified menu whilst helping throughout the Kitchen / service area. As a Cook, you will play a key part in helping to design the daily menu choices alongside our Kitchen Manager.

Interested in being our next cook, so all you need is to be:


  • Someone who loves to cook large meals in the kitchen. If you're a batch cooker then Great!
  • Have a positive attitude and commitment to providing healthy and nutritious meals.
  • The ability to form positive relationships with work colleagues across the activities centre.


  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate and previous experience working in a kitchen providing meals for large numbers.
  • Understands and able to apply Health and Safety procedures relevant to the role such as; Manual handling; safe use of machinery and/or equipment; COSHH; First Aid, Hygiene Practice and HACCP.

A little about us:

This position is based at our Green Park centre in Buckinghamshire, Aylesbury, which is set in 80 acres of woodland and greenery and has a rich history of being owned by the Rothschild estate.

We are one of the most experienced providers of outdoor education in the UK. We were founded over 35 years ago and run over 1.2 million activity sessions each year across ten activity centres. Each year we welcome over 175,000 young people from more than 35 countries around the world.

Here at Kingswood, we know that all of our people are at the centre of our success, making our adventure centres as magical as they are.

What are you waiting for... apply today! 



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