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Job Ref No. ECC7002-104S Position Type: Catering Pay Range: From £10,473
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 18/09/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: Monday 23rd September  

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Catering Manager at Grove House School, Part of the SEAX Multi-Academy Trust

Band 3: 6 (within the Range 6-11), Actual Salary from £10,473.50

Required as soon as possible

22.5 hours per week: 10am until 2.30pm, Monday to Friday

40 working weeks per year (38 weeks during term time, 5 INSET training days, 1 week in the summer holidays.)

Grove House is a special school for pupils aged 8-19 with speech, language and communication needs. We are looking to recruit an experienced person to manage our in-house school meals service. We want to provide our pupils with the best possible provision in all aspects.

Candidates will ideally have some experience of a similar environment although for the right person we are committed to providing full training and support - your attitude to work, passion for food and a fondness for children is equally as important to us.

The Catering Manager will be required to supervise the Assistant Cook, manage a budget, plan and develop menus that meet the required standards, and promote school meals to parents and pupils.

Are you passionate about great food? - if so come and be part of this friendly successful school.

We offer:

  • A highly supportive and friendly team of staff
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Parents, Governors and staff who work hard together in the interests of all pupil
  • New and recently refurbished buildings, with a brand new, bespoke kitchen and we are looking to recruit an experienced Catering Manager to create delicious meals for our pupils and staff.

We expect everyone to lead by example and demonstrate:

  • Commitment
  • Energy and enthusiasm
  • Enjoyment and fun
  • Hard work
  • Involvement in the life of the School

Information about the School

Grove House School is a specialist special school which opened in September 2015 for pupils aged 8 to 19. At capacity it will admit 105 pupils with a Statement of Special Educational Needs (or an Education, Health and Care Plan) whose primary issue is a speech, language and communication need (SLCN).

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

Miss Lisa Christodoulides
Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood
Essex, CM15 9DA
Telephone: 01277 361498

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