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Run your own Kiddy Cook franchise and empower kids to eat well, stay active and be happy!

If you want to achieve career fulfillment doing something you love and that is of real value in your community, then now’s the time to discover Kiddy Cook. 

  • Profit from a more rewarding career choice and never have a bad day at work again!
  • Be in control of your income and when you want to work
  • Be your own boss of a business that’s tried and tested and easy to run and manage

Why risk going into business all by yourself when you can be part of a growing network that has a proven franchise system, an amazing support team and has been successfully trading since 2005?

Hear what Stella has to say about her franchise journey

Why join our team?

Kiddy Cook was developed to teach kids about food, nutrition and practical cooking skills. 

Our mission is simple: to help shape a healthier future for everyone.

Kiddy Cook’s programme of award-winning workshops and classroom cooking experiences aim to inspire a passion in children for learning and discovery through food and cooking - teaching children the importance of food that makes us feel good as part of a healthy lifestyle. 

Who would your customers be?

Your primary customer base is schools and families with primary aged children, but you can also work with pre-schoolers, young teens and students going off to university.

What do Kiddy Cook offer?

  • After school clubs are our core business: Based in school, each week has a single one-hour session where you’ll work with groups of 12 children and help them to prepare a seasonal recipe to take home.
  • Classroom cooking experience: Based in school during the day, these full class sessions teach children about food and nutrition through active learning, active listening, group work and hands on cooking.
  • Holiday and/or ad hoc cooking workshops for all ages.
  • Food Festivals: Kids cooking workshops and demonstrations.
  • Parties: Kids cooking activity parties for children and young teens.

This year our Franchise Partners will deliver their classroom cooking activities, after school clubs, parties and holiday clubs to more than 20,000 primary school kids in Yorkshire, the North West, London and the Home Counties.

  • We provide you with a flexible business to set you on the road to success.
  • A tried and tested franchise package will get your business off the ground quickly and smoothly
  • A dedicated franchisor will work alongside you to build a strong business that can positively impact your local community
  • Full Training and ongoing support to ensure you have the knowledge and skills to develop a profitable business that gives you the lifestyle you want
  • A comprehensive starter kit to include utensils and aprons for your workshops and parties so you can start delivering your kids cooking classes on day one
  • A suite of fully branded personalised marketing and class materials to include a structured programme of lesson plans and recipe ideas - it’s all done for you
  • Your own exclusive territory and use of the Kiddy Cook name, logo and trademark
  • ·Additional revenue streams and growth opportunities

As a Kiddy Cook franchise partner, you'll receive our virtual training package including a number of consultant led seminars featuring:

Management Skills 
The Operations Manual and introduction to the service
Franchise agreement
Business software training
Kiddy Cook website training
Child protection and safeguarding
Accounts and Bookkeeping
PR, Advertising and Marketing support
Health& Safety
Operations manual
GDPR compliance
Employment law
Social media
Customer service
Lesson planning & recipes
Regular training opportunities
Regular webinars
Regular network opportunities
Monthly group catch-ups and weekly one-to-ones with an opportunity for review, analysis, advice and guidance

Your Next Steps

If what you've read so far has tickled your tastebuds and you'd like to find out more about starting your own Kiddy Cook business, please click the button below to receive a copy of our Franchise Prospectus and take control of your life and your income.

Being part of a Franchise network means that we’re not on our own. Nikki is a great support and she has helped move my business forward. Out of all the jobs I’ve done through my adult years, this is the most rewarding one. I love giving children the opportunity to explore and enjoy food knowing that I’m helping shape a healthier future for them Stella Fairn @ Kiddy Cook West London.

Case Study

Are you considering Franchising as a route to self-employment? If so, you won't want to miss our regular series of Franchisee case studies. These real life stories from Teachers, TA's Parents, Lawyers and Graduates will give you an insight into the journey into franchising from those who've been in your shoes and are now sharing their stories.

Stella Fairn

Case Study Meet Stella, our Franchise Partner in West London. Stella has been trading as Kiddy Cook West London since September 2018 having worked with us as a Class Leader for 2 years.  Prior to joining Kiddy Cook, Stella had been working as a Paralegal in Panama before studying for her degree in Nutrition. Read her story here.

Gemma Kilbey

Case Study Meet Gemma, our Franchise Partner in Leighton Buzzard. Gemma has been trading as Kiddy Cook Leighton Buzzard since September 2021 when she left her job as a TA at Leedon Lower School where she'd been employed for 8 years. Gemma has been a Learning Support Assistant for all her working life (21+ years) in various educational settings and with children of all ages. 

Discovery Hour

Online Discovery Hour

We deliver our Discovery Hours online via Zoom to give you the chance to find out more about running your own Kiddy Cook franchise and ask any questions you may have - all from the comfort of your own couch! 


Email to book a time that suits you and we'll send you the details of how to join via a video link.

Apply Today

If you're ready to apply to wear our apron and run a Kiddy Cook business, download our application form here.

Application form:

If you're ready to apply to wear our apron and run a Kiddy Cook business, download our application form here.

You may find your computer allows you to type directly into the PDF, in which case you can fill it in and return it to If it is easier, please print and either scan and return by email, or return by post to: Kiddy Cook Franchise Ltd Applications, 13 Leigh Road, Hale, Cheshire, WA15 9BG.

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