XS 2.2 GRADE 1
MONDAY-FRIDAY 10.30AM TO 1.30PM
7.5 HOURS PERMANENT & 7.5 HOURS FIXED TERM FOR 1 YEAR
Stoborough CE VA Primary School is seeking a Kitchen Assistant to join our friendly lunch time team.
The primary function of this role is to assist in the preparation, cooking and serving of meals (under the direction of the Cook in Charge), general washing up, and cleaning.
Main responsibilities and duties:
To assist in all aspects of food preparation, cooking and serving meals, and deputise for absence of Cook in Charge. Preparing the area for meals. To carry out washing-up, cleaning of equipment and kitchen areas, including deep-cleans, as directed. To help clear and clean the dining areas if required. Promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people in accordance with the school’s safeguarding and child protection policies. To comply with all health & safety and hygiene regulations.
Knowledge and skills
Handle and operate a range of kitchen and food preparation equipment (e.g. ovens, hobs, food processors, cutting equipment, pans, and catering machinery). Training will be provided. Organisational skills, initiative, flexibility, and communication skills are essential. Level 2 Food Safety is desirable but not essential.
Work to strict deadlines, plans, and day-to-day activities but within well-known routines. Prepare foodstuff in accordance with menu provisions as directed by the cook in charge.
Exposure to hot equipment/materials on a daily and continuous basis.
Requirement to transport/carry food trays and kitchen equipment (not exceeding 25kg).
Stoborough School values the diversity of our workforce and welcomes application from all sectors of the community.
Stoborough School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; this is a commitment which we expect all staff and volunteers to share. The successful candidate will be required to have a Disclosure and Barring Service check in line with the government’s safer recruitment guidelines.
The pro rata salary shown is based on the number of hours and weeks worked and paid annual leave entitlement for an employee with fewer than 5 years’ service.
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