Kitchen and Midday Assistant

Great Baddow High School, Chelmsford

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Job Ref No. ECC4390-193 Position Type: Catering Pay Range: Rate of pay £7.85 per hour
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 30/01/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: To be confirmed  

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Monday to Friday 11.00am to 2.30pm

This post is paid at £7.85 per hour and working term time only plus some inset days

Closing date Wednesday 30th January 2019 please apply using the school application form.

An opportunity has arisen for a kitchen/midday assistant to join our busy catering team. Previous experience is not essential as full training will be provided


all general cleaning duties, including all equipment and machines;
basic cooking of food, preparing and making salads, sandwiches etc;
serving from the counter;
ability to work on own initiative manning our sixth form coffee shop if required;
being responsible for temperatures of food, fridges, freezers;
checking orders;
handling money from cash machines;
making sure stock is in rotation;
filling vending machines;


setting out of tables for lunch and then putting them away at the end of service;
preparing and setting out water jugs and cups ready for students;
supervise the students in the queue and manage them as they move around the diner;
ensure the tables are kept clear and clean;
sweeping the dining areas at the end of service;
support and monitor students during lunch services;

In addition:

to attend any training activities and/or meetings as required; and abiding by all COSHH regulations and follow all health and safety rules and regulations

to maintain a high standard of personal and general cleanliness and hygiene to comply with statutory and school regulations;


Ability to work well within a team
Good organisational skills and attention to detail
Willingness to undertake any appropriate training

Previous experience of working in a large kitchen
Knowledge of COSHH regulations
Basic Hygiene Certificate
Knowledge of health and safety regulations surrounding working in a kitchen

Information about the School

Great Baddow High School is a happy and successful 11-18 school benefitting from a large site and excellent specialist accommodation.

Our curriculum is broad and varied and provides opportunities for all learners to achieve; we pride ourselves on balancing modern approaches and technologies with traditional values.

A large proportion of our students stay on to join the sixth form and are joined by students from elsewhere. We have a very good sixth form centre and our sixth formers make a valuable contribution to the life of the school.

Great Baddow High School is a specialist science and sports college and is a centre of excellence for the region. Our students benefit from a vast number of enrichment opportunities in many other areas.

Our motto, always striving for higher things, encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.

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.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Yvette DeFeo
Duffield Road
Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Essex, CM2 9RZ
Telephone: 01245 265821

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