Pastry Commis

Posted 02 July 2024
Salary £12.00 per hour
Job type Permanent Full Time
Discipline Kitchen

Job description


Join our Cook Family as a Commis Chef in our Pastry Department 


You don't need to be a chef but need to love food and some experience working in the food industry and looking to become a chef.


Sunday to Thursday  2pm-10pm


About COOK

  • At COOK we make remarkable food for your freezer at our kitchen in Kent. We’re market leaders and (more importantly) our food tastes incredible. We have over 80 shops and a rapidly growing online business.
  • We’re independent (family-owned) and always will be because it allows us to do things the right way, not the fast way.
  • We believe in business as a force for good in society and have certified as one of the UK’s first B Corporations to help us measure what matters when it comes to our impact on our environment, our people and our community.


The Role

*        Work as part of our team to ensure all recipes are followed to the correct specification and all products made to the highest possible standard.

*        Work as part of a team making sure our customers receive the same nourishing experience every time they eat a COOK meal. It's all about the presentation.

*        Your attention to detail is paramount as you help create our remarkable products and ensure our customers receive the same exciting experience every time.

*        Each product must be made to the same specification to maintain consistency. It's all about the presentation as you bring your creative flair to making our pies and pastry products.


Good to have

  • Creative flair.
  • Hard working with a positive, can do attitude.
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Experience of working in a kitchen is desirable however full training will be given.

About You

  • Good communication skills
  • Live the Cook Values, participating in a happy and productive environment
  • NVQ Level 2 (or equivalent) in Catering would be great, but not essential but you will need experience of working within a kitchen and fast paced environment.

Other bits

Excellent Benefits including paid breaks, free food, CookieJar Smart Spending discounts on leading brands, profit share, 30% staff discount and birthdays off and much more.


Based in Sittingbourne at our COOK CPP


Ask us about flexible working.


Our vision for COOK has always been that we are a place where EVERYONE is welcome. We want everyone to feel like they belong at COOK. We all have different roles, different abilities and different personalities. By collaborating we can do remarkable things. Whatever your story, if you would like to grow with COOK please apply.


Engagement Rate is £11.70 per hour