Orchards Cookery is a multi-award winning (including Cookery school of the Year, Best English Cookery School…) family run cookery school based on a farm near Stratford-upon-Avon that specialises in training and recruiting Chalet Cooks – other courses are available including an Off to University, a Dinner Party Course and The Orchards Course which is a good all round Cookery Course. The courses are intensive (with more than 100 different dishes covered on a 5 day course) and are lots of fun, each day concluding with a dinner party.
Over 350 DofE candidates come through the school each year to complete their Residential.
There are small class sizes of 8 students in a kitchen, with the fun of up to 48 young people at the school (minimum age 16 years). There are incredible facilities including a multi-use games area for tennis, football, basketball, etc. a gym, table tennis tables, pool table, volley ball court, badminton court (summer), bar and dancefloor etc.
Orchards Cookery also helps students with recruitment enabling young people to gain paid employment in ski chalets, private houses, shooting, hunting and fishing lodges, holiday villas and yachts etc.
01789 490 259 www.orchardscookery.co.uk