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Cook - Patterdale Hall (Cumbria) - £21,166 and £22,911


Patterdale Hall


Required from February 2020

Location: Patterdale Hall, Glenridding, Cumbria


Patterdale Hall is a Residential Adventure Learning Centre, based in Glenridding, close to the town of Penrith in Cumbria, on the shores of Lake Ullswater, which provides a variety of land and water based activities for school children and commercial clients. Patterdale Hall is owned and run by Bolton School in Lancashire.


The Hall is looking to recruit an additional Cook to support the existing catering team at the Hall. The successful candidate will be methodical and organised in their approach to work and have the ability to work unsupervised and calmly under pressure. Applicants must have previous experience in food preparation and knowledge of menu planning.


This is a position to cope with the demands of a 7-day a week Centre operation. The hours of work are on average 37 per week, working split shifts on a rota basis. The salary will be between £21,166 and £22,911 per annum, dependent on skills and experience. An attractive benefits package is available.


There is the option to live-in at Patterdale Hall. 


For an informal chat about the vacancy please contact Sean Duffy, Residential Manager, on 01768 482233 or alternatively visit 


Applications should be made by sending a CV with a covering letter (no more than 1 side of A4) to  


Closing date for applications: Wednesday 08 January 2020 at 4pm

Interviews will take place on Monday 20 January 2020


The expected start date will be in February 2020 once all relevant pre-employment checks have been completed.


Bolton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and to equality and diversity in all aspects of employment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Criminal Records Check for Regulated Activity.

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