Salary: £20,444 – £22,129 per annum pro rata

No. vacancies: 2

Contract Type: Permanent

Weekly hours: 35

Published date: 16/06/2022

Closing date: 01/07/2022

Job description

To be responsible for the efficient and effective delivery of a catering service. Team participation is essential to provide an efficient hygienic service, to achieve customer satisfaction and to promote sales within the unit(s). .


  • Execute skilled cooking activities connected to the full range of menu provision for example preparation of menus, portion control, special dietary meals and function catering where appropriate.
  • Organise and supervise food service, to include all aspects, service points and the transportation of meals.
  • Actively promote the service through parents, principals and customers to increase the uptake of meals.
  • Ensure that the kitchen and dining centres, if applicable, meet current standards of food safety legislation.
  • See job information for more detail

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • NVQ level 2 in food preparation and cooking or City & Guilds 706-1 & 706-2 or equivalent or higher relevant qualification
  • Three years experience of food preparation and cooking within a catering establishment
  • Evidence of effective supervision or management of a catering team
  • Knowledge of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP)
  • Knowledge of stock control and budget management
  • Willingness to undertake job related training

Desirable Skills

  • Evidence in the practical use of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience of delivering training
  • The successful candidate will be required: to have access to a suitable vehicle or provide sufficient information on the application form that will satisfy the employer that he/she has access to an appropriate alternative form of transport

Further Information

Work time: Monday – Friday


Application Information

Please apply online at: https://eani.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=22003042&lang=en (copy and paste link to your browser)