Job: Kitchen Assistant

Employment Opportunity Job Description Kitchen Assistant Job Title: Kitchen Assistant Job Status: Full-time & Part-time Applications Close: Ongoing Job Department: Kitchen Job Ref: KP07 Reporting to: Chef Manager Location: Ashburton, Devon Job Summary: Working in our training kitchens to support the chef tutor on our cookery courses, you will be required to keep up with general […]

Good Food Guide Success for Graduate Tanya

We were thrilled to hear some recent news from Chefs Academy graduate, Tanya Young who for the last 3 years has been running Knife & Fork, her ‘pop-up’ home restaurant that has developed quite a following. “I am thrilled & delighted to find out that Knife & Fork is a new entry in the 2018 Good Food […]

Christmas Cookery Courses

Whilst it seems a tad too early to mention Christmas before summer has officially finished in this case we think we will be forgiven as these courses tend to book out once we launch them. That’s right, it’s our Christmas 1 Day Cookery Courses. Our Christmas cookery courses run throughout December and are designed to […]

Things You Can Do When You’re 25

Well, the day has arrived.  25 Years ago today, Ashburton Cookery School was founded on the premises of the old Ashburton Hotel.  Since then, we have welcomed over a hundred thousand students through our doors. A quick Google search tells us that Ashburton Cookery School is now officially old enough to buy an alcoholic beverage […]

Job: Cleaner

Employment Opportunity Please note: We are unable to accept phone calls or direct enquiries about this role. Online applications only. Job Description Kitchen Porter Job Title: Cleaner Job Status: Part-time Applications Close: Ongoing Job Department: Accommodation Job Ref: HK01 Reporting to: Operations Manager Location: Ashburton, Devon Job Summary: We are looking for a part time cleaner for […]

25 Years of Inspirational Cookery

Cast your minds back to the summer of 1992.  John Major was Prime Minister, Right Said Fred were in the charts, and Home Alone 2 was the box-office smash.  Meanwhile, in the picturesque Georgian market town of Ashburton, on the edge of Dartmoor, the Ashburton Cookery School was born. On the premises of what was […]

A Big Thank You

June’s Charity Afternoon Teas raised £400 for Exeter based charity Balloons. Balloons do amazing work in the community, helping children overcome the tragedy of bereavement.  They recently wrote to us to tell us how the money raised will be put to use. “The Balloons Team would like to say a huge thank you to you for […]