Vacancy: Cook, Tintagel


We provide facilities for short, residential stays for schools at Menadue, and we are looking for a very special individual to join our team and to cook meals for the children and staff. This role is essential in ensuring they feel safe, welcome and are well-fed and looked after during their stay.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone living within easy reach of Menadue, with the relevant skills and experience to work with our trustees, staff and volunteers to make our vision a reality.


Our Vision

To become the venue of choice for groups, organisations and schools seeking a residential centre overlooking Tintagel, North Cornwall.

Our Mission

To be a part of God’s work of seeing youngsters and adults become followers of Jesus Christ through developing and maintaining Menadue as a safe and comfortable facility

Location address

Menadue, Trenale Lane, Tintagel, PL34 0HR


  • Title:                Cook
  • Employer:        Menadue Management Trust (or self-employed) Hours:     Up to 16 hours per week
  • Frequency:      According to bookings
  • Start Date:       According to bookings – April 2023 onwards Status:      Permanent
  • Work Base:      Menadue


Our school residentials are normally for up to 4 nights during the week, Monday to Thursday. Numbers vary from between 20 to 60. We need a home-cooked and tasty evening meal prepared, and so hours will be approx. 4pm- 8pm on those days. This time includes preparation and cleaning up after the meal and setting things in place for the children to get their own breakfast.

Our bookings are generally made well in advance so you will always have plenty of notice of your working periods.


  • This is a part-time opportunity; hours will be irregular but not weekends or school holidays
  • An hourly rate of £12.50/hour as an employee (£15.00/hour for self-employed)


As a Christian faith-based charity, our beliefs are foundational to everything we do. The post- holder will be expected to be sympathetic to these beliefs and work to support all aspects of the work of the trust, its trustees, staff, and volunteers.


If you wish to find out more about this role then contact our Centre Manager Zoe Wilson by email or phone on 07572 985405 and we will send you a Role Description, a Person Specification, and an Application Form


If you are flexible and willing to be part of the team and join in to make Menadue a very special place providing a fun safe space and a sense of hope for all who visit, we look forward to receiving your application.

Please send a completed copy of the Application Form to Phil Cranch, 1 Peaslands Road, Sidmouth EX10 9BD or by email to

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