• Alisdair Low

Chef Tutor - SEMH College in Minehead, Somerset £23,573 - £27,603


  • Level 2 in English & Maths

  • City and Guilds Hospitality and Catering Level 2 or equivalent (Level 3 desirable)

  • Level 4 certificate in Education (desirable)

  • Experience of working in a hospitality catering setting.

  • Experience in vocational education (desirable).

  • Experience of working in a team setting.

  • Food Hygiene certificate (desirable).

  • Allergens knowledge (desirable).

  • Working with young vulnerable adults or children (desirable).

This is a specialist college for young people with learning disabilities, situated in the friendly seaside town of Minehead.

They believe in changing lives and giving students the skills, knowledge, and confidence to successfully shape their own future. The aim is to equip our young adults with the life and hospitality skills to become work ready, life ready.

The main purpose of the role:

As one of the Chef Tutors your role is to plan, prepare, deliver and evaluate inspiring, engaging and individualised Food Preparation sessions of the highest quality that challenge and stretch every student.

Your role is to help achieve the College's mission which is to equip young adults with learning disabilities to find sustainable employment in the hospitality sector and to live independently.

Always promote a professional attitude and approach with students and learner support practitioners, to support students to develop the skills required to be 'work ready, life

Key duties:

  • As a tutor we expect you to plan, prepare, deliver and evaluate inspiring, engaging, and individualised sessions of the highest quality that challenge and stretch every student.

  • We expect all tutors to support the students professionally, effectively and sensitively in their learning.

  • We expect all tutors to manage student behaviour professionally and effectively, seeking further advice and guidance where appropriate.

  • We expect every student to make progress in each session and that this progress is recorded, evidenced and evaluated effectively and efficiently.

  • Deliver professional, inspiring, and engaging sessions of the highest quality that challenge and stretch every student, and in which all students are motivated and engaged throughout. We expect every tutor to be fully always engaged in the session without exception.

  • All tutors must be familiar with, and actively use the principles of RARPA (Recognising and Recording Progress and Achievement).

  • To maintain and develop further the highest professional standards within Food Preparation.

  • To prepare food to the highest standards in line with Hotel menus, whilst training students to industry standards.

Duties will vary, you must expect to diversify and lend a hand wherever is required.


  • Full training and continued support

  • Opportunity to gain qualifications, which will be funded by us!

  • 10% off accommodation, hot drinks and food at Foxes Hotel

  • Life assurance and pension

  • Health cash back plan

  • Car lease scheme

  • Bike to work scheme

  • Perk box

  • Free parking

Integritas Education Recruitment Ltd is acting as an employment business for this position.

If you are successful, Integritas is required to see evidence of your Right to Work in the UK; in addition to you applying for an enhanced DBS Certificate should you not already hold a suitable certificate registered on the DBS Update Service.

The position is subject to agreement to Terms and Conditions and suitable application and reference process.

As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback.