Cambridge, UK ● Girton, Cambridge, UK Req #12
09 April 2024

Role: Cook
Location: Girton
Contract: Permanent 24 hrs p/w to include alternate weekend

Hourly Rate: £12.85

We have an rare opportunity available as part of our Whispers Restaurant relaunch.

This is a exciting opportunity for a cook who wants to make their mark in a collaborative environment, where they will have the support and encouragement of our new management team. Working along side the Chef, you will be a part of our new kitchen team, delivering high quality food, while maintaining a safe and hygienic kitchen environment that ensure a dining experience our customers will come back for again and again.

Situated on the grounds of Abbeyfield's Girton Green service, our Whispers Restaurant offerings include tea/coffee and homemade bakes, light bites, a seasonal lunch menu, a weekly fish & chips service and a traditional roast dinner on a Sunday, all of which is open to both our Abbeyfield residents and the local community.

About You

  • You’ll be efficient and diligent in your work, and happy to work and communicate effectively as a team across all sections within the kitchen environment.
  • Working alongside a Chef, you will play a fundamental part in creating innovative dishes, with a focus on bringing people together.
  • You will have strong knowledge in all Health and Safety standards - COSH, EOH and HACCP legislation.
  • You will be able to support the kitchen staff team and offer guidance to get the best out of each individual.

At Abbeyfield we are committed to make life a little easier for our valued workforce by supporting

Your Wellbeing

  • A great work/life balance. No evenings with set days off
  • Menopause Friendly accredited workplace
  • Inclusive working environment 
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement for long service
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Medical cashback scheme allowing costs of medical expenses to be claimed back (including dental, opticians, prescriptions, a range of therapies and much more.) 
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Access to virtual GP
  • Discounted gym membership
  • 24hr Employee Assistance program
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Financial Wellbeing

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Pay progression within role
  • Unlimited opportunities to earn £500 via our 'refer a colleague' scheme
  • Portal access to unlock a whole host of discounts and cashback offers
  • Child care vouchers
  • Eligibility for a Blue Light card, with huge savings
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Work place pension

Career Development

  • Peer and leadership support
  • Paid apprenticeship opportunities
  • Career pathways for each role; unlock your skills, knowledge and potential
  • Online Development Academy

If you are looking for a fresh challenge and be part of creating a vibrant and welcoming dining experience in the charming village of Girton, we want to hear from you!



Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate £12.85
  • Max Hiring Rate £12.85
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  • Cambridge, UK
  • Girton, Cambridge, UK