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Job Ref No. ECC2125-53S Position Type: Catering Pay Range: Salary band 3 Point 11-17
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 25/03/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: 29/03/2019  

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Catering Manager

Salary band 3 Point 11-17 (New NJC Scale from 1st April 2019)

(£21,166 - £23,836) + Inner Fringe pro rata depending on experience and qualifications)

26.25 hours per week (8.30am-1.45pm) Monday to Friday Term Time Only + All Inset days

NVQ Level 3 in catering or equivalent essential

CIEH Level 3 desirable

Chigwell Primary Academy is seeking to appoint an experienced Catering Manager.

We are looking for a Catering Manager to be responsible for cooking healthy, nutritious and appealing meals for our pupils and staff. The successful applicant would be a part of a drive to increase the uptake of school meals further in the school.

The main focus of the role will be the planning, preparation and presentation of food and beverages to the school food standards.

The Role

You will be leading a team of 2 all of which have vital roles within the kitchen . You will be responsible for the day to day running of the kitchen including all daily checks, stock rotation, ordering etc. along with monthly stocktakes.

Previous experience in a restaurant or school kitchen management is desirable. Knowledge of preparing healthy, balanced meals from scratch is a must. Managing a budget and completing stock takes is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided as a part of our commitment to staff development. You will also have the opportunity to gain some in house training as well as food safety from external sources.

If this sounds like the exciting new challenge you are looking for do not hesitate!

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school and visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 0208 500 2666 to make an appointment. Chigwell Primary Academy is a 30 minute walk from Chigwell Station on the Central Line, we also have staff carparking.

For further details or an application pack, please contact the Main Office, Chigwell Primary Academy, Mandir Lane, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 6ED

Tel: 0208 500 2666


Closing date for applications: Monday 25th March 2019

Interviews: Friday 29th March 2019


We do not accept CV's.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children

Information about the School

Chigwell Primary Academy is part of the REAch2 Academy Trust school is situated in the historic village of Chigwell in Essex and benefits greatly from its semi-rural location.

Chigwell Primary Academy aims to be a place where every child can succeed. It is a school where high expectations, personalised learning and a positive atmosphere create an environment where all talents are recognised and built upon; all members of the community are valued and feel proud and happy to belong.

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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Contact Information

Liz Whitelock
Essex Education Services
Market Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 1QH
Telephone: 033301 30777

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