We are looking for a experienced, friendly and enthusiastic Cook to join our team at our busy garden centre in Taunton. The role is for 28 hours per week and will include:

  • Cooking a range of meals and cakes in our busy coffee shop kitchen.
  • Assisting with service during busy periods/holiday cover.
  • Preparing, cooking and presenting food quickly and efficiently to a high standard.


The successful applicant will:

  • Be passionate about cooking food to a very high standard.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Enjoy working as part of a busy team as well as being able to work under your own initiative.
  • Have excellent time management skills and comfortable working under pressure.

Otter Garden Centres is a leading independent garden centre with seven branches across the South of England, we pride ourselves on our high-quality homemade food and excellent customer service standards in each of our restaurants and coffee shops.



This is a part-time role of 28 hours per week, working daytime hours only with no split shifts. Days to be agreed at interview. Salary will depend on experience.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this vacancy, please submit a CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for the role. Please send by email for the attention of Charlie to restaurant@ottertaunton.com

Thank you for your interest in Otter Garden Centres and this vacancy.