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Cooks

Cooks prepare, season and cook food, often using pre-prepared ingredients, in clubs, private households, fast food outlets, shops selling food cooked on the premises and the catering departments and canteens of other establishments.

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About this Career

£15,541

Average salary

New workers start around £6,639.35. Normal pay is £15,541 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £20,152.93.

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Annual Openings

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons in Cornwall, and do<br /> not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Plans and co-ordinates kitchen work such as fetching, clearing and cleaning of equipment and utensils.
  • Cooks and sells a range of meals, such as fish and chips, over the counter.
  • Plans meals, prepares, seasons and cooks foodstuffs.
  • Requisitions or purchases foodstuffs and checks quality.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

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Learning Strategies
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Active Listening
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Mathematics
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Science
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Truro College
College Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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