Young Chef Ambassadors

Jul 11, 2024

In the 30th anniversary year of Scottish Chefs we have launched this exciting new initiative created & facilitated to engage young, ambitious and focussed student & trainee chefs to get involved in our fantastic industry.

What will a Young Chef Ambassador do?

  • Represent your college or place of work in industry events
  • Be a spokesperson for young chefs in our industry
  • Communicate with your fellow students/trainees what you have learned
  • Create a network for the future
  • Build the strength of our future culinary industry
  • Have the opportunity to fly the flag for Scottish Chefs at global Worldchefs meetings

What are the benefits of being a Young Chef Ambassador?

  • Free Scottish Chefs membership
  • Gain knowledge and experience from working with all at Scottish Chefs
  • You will engage in supplier outings, field trips, events and masterclasses broadening your skills
  • Experience national & international competitions and get support to enter competitions yourself
  • Meet fellow chefs boosting both your network and professional relationships
  • Boost your employment opportunities by gaining experience in the industry outside the kitchen
  • AND plenty of goodies available such as knives, chef jackets and the digital Worldchefs badge & certificate

How do I apply? What are the criteria?

  • There are 30 places available
  • Applicants must be under 24 years of age
  • You need to be nominated by your peer – lecturer, trainer, employer etc – so ask them to email David Hunt for more details on how you can get involved:
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