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Job Ref No. ECC2823-23 Position Type: Catering Pay Range: Band 3 (17-21)
Position Start Date: 05/01/2017 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 08/12/2016 4pm Date of Interviews: 14th December 2016 Shortlisting Starts:  09/12/2016

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Ivy Chimneys Primary School takes great pride in providing a positive, calm, caring and friendly environment that extends to the whole community.

We put children at the very heart of the school and the whole team is committed to securing the best outcomes for the children. We listen carefully to each other and pupil voice informs our decision-making.

Our current Catering Manager is relocatingin Decemberhavingprovided excellent, home-cooked, highly nutritious and healthy food using fresh ingredients. We are looking for someone who shares the same passion for cooking and can provide high quality meals.

Candidates should have experience of a similar environment and preferably have had experience of supervising staff. Managing an allocated budget is a key part of the role as is menu planning.

As part of our commitment to staff development, support from the Essex School Meals team and training will be available for the right candidate.

We believe that school food forms a part of our Healthy Schools ethos and the post holder can expect to work as part of a committed school team. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please telephone or email to school office to arrange your visit.

Ivy Chimneys Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful appointment will be subject to satisfactory medical checks, good references, enhanced DBS clearance and any other appropriate clearances as well as the completion of a successful probation period.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

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Jonathan Furness
Ivy Chimneys Road, Epping
Essex, CM16 4EP
Telephone: 01992 573518