School Cook Catering Assistant

Location Chorley
Discipline: SEN Education
Employment type: Full Time
Salary: £22K - £24'800 Actual Salary, Term Time
Contact name: Victoria Marsden

Contact email:
Job ref: 6316
Published: 7 days ago
School Cook / Catering Assistant, job vacancy, Chorley, Lancashire. Full Time, Permanent, Term Time Only.

  • £13.14 - £14.72 per hour, depending on previous experience.
  • Term Time Only, plus 3 Additional Weeks of the year. (42 Weeks per year)
  • £22K - £24’800 Actual Salary / £27’300 - £30’600 Full Time Equivalent Salary.
  • 40 Hours per week.
  • Fantastic training and development.
  • Enhanced Annual Leave, Company Sick Pay, Pension & Life Insurance
  • High Street Discounts, deals and discounts including household bills.

Your role of Cook will be to passionately prepare good quality, healthy food catering for a wide range of dietary needs.  You will continuously change the menu and come up with fresh ideas and encouraging everyone to eat well and display a passion for cooking.
  • Provide a balance and healthy meal menu to a high standard.
  • Constantly ensure you are working to current regulations and standards are fully met.
  • Supervising and supporting with any training needs for the management team.
  • Creating menus, preparing, and cooking home cooked food.
  • Ensure the efficient running of the kitchen.
  • Liaising with suppliers and controlling and monitoring of stock.
  • Always maintain the highest level of cleanliness and hygiene.

This employer strives to achieve outstanding Schools Colleges & Training Facilities for Children & Young People with Special Education needs.  With a team of dedicated Teaching, Support, Therapists & managers, together they all strive to bring out the best in every pupil and prepare them for adult life.  Their Schools & colleges have fantastic facilities and cater for Primary, Secondary & further education children.  The facilities range from Science Labs, horticulture, catering, mechanics and much more. The children are supported from the moment they arrive.  They are constantly challenged, and they believe in setting high expectations, enabling them to reach their full potential.  As an employer they fully invest in their staff team, with opportunities to gain further qualifications, continuous professional development, career progression and the opportunity to make a massive difference to the lives of those with a disability.

  •  This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; therefore, all applicants will need to declare any spent or unspent criminal conviction or cautions.
  • Relevant safety and regulation knowledge within a catering environment.
  • Experience of working with special diets and allergens.
  • A passion for creating a range of healthy, home cooked food using a range of ingredients.
If you feel you have the experience set out above, then please click on apply.  Once you have applied one of our team will contact you to talk you through the vacancy and answer any questions you may have and progress your application.