Junior Inspired Chef

Calling All Budding Chefs! Join Our Charity Inspired Chef event in the style of BBC’s popular Junior Masterchef! Returning in 2024

Are you a young food enthusiast with a passion for cooking? Do you dream of showcasing your skills in the kitchen and making a positive impact in the world? Look no further! Our Inspired Chef event is the perfect platform for you to shine while contributing to a worthy cause.

In partnership with Suffolk New College, young aspiring chefs like you will be trained in the prestigious Chefs’ Whites kitchen by their head chefs and students.

Date and Venue: Our 2023 event was a great success and it will be returning for 2024! Register your interest by contacting fundraising@inspiresuffolk.org.uk if you’d like to take part.

Book your spot

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This year our programmes will be taking place in the following location:



About the Event

Join us on a thrilling culinary adventure, where young aspiring chefs like you will battle it out to be crowned the Inspired Chef! You’ll be amazed at the incredible dishes that will be created by talented junior chefs just like you!

Our Mission: Not only will you get to showcase your culinary prowess, but your participation will also contribute to a meaningful cause. All proceeds from this event will directly benefit Inspire, a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering young people to raise their ambitions and realise their potential. Together, we can make a real difference in the lives of young people.

In partnership with Suffolk New College, Chefs’ Whites and SCCA

Why Participate?

  • Showcase your cooking skills and creativity to a wide audience

  • Learn from chefs and culinary experts

  • Make a difference by supporting a good cause

  • Gain valuable experience in a competitive and supportive environment

  • Network with fellow food enthusiasts and industry professionals

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“I wasn’t sure on Team programme at first but I’m so glad that I’ve taken it on. The residential trip really helped me to gain more confidence and made me realise what I am capable of.

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Book your place today!

If you are interested in enrolling in one of our programmes or know a young person that may benefit from this 12-week experience, please contact nextsteps@inspiresuffolk.org.uk.

You’ll be referred to a Team Leader who will be happy to help all young people complete our sign-up form.  Alternatively, please call or text us on 0330 055 0033 and we will be happy to answer any questions you might have.