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Job Ref No. ECC2116-97S Position Type: Catering Pay Range: £10688.20-£11766.21
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 02/02/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: 03/02/2020 Shortlisting Starts:  02/02/2020

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Salary:Band 3 Point 6-11 dependent on experience, 25 hours per week term time plus insets. FTE salary £19780-£21775incFringe, actual pro rata salary £10688.20-£11766.21
Working hours:25hours per week
Start date:ASAP

AbbotsweldPrimary Academyare looking to appoint a creative and talented Catering Manager to join our schoolon a permanent basis.This is a busy kitchen and the post holder will be requiredto work as part of a committed team preparing fresh home cooked food for our pupils andstaff.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Catering Manager who has a passion for cooking and providing high quality meals. Aself motivatedindividual, who enjoys using their own initiative as well as working as part of a team.Ideallycandidatesshould hold the Level 3 Food Safety Certificate, have experience of working in a similar environment; be capable of supervising and motivating staff and manage the catering budget.Candidates shouldhave a strong culinary background and be motivated by providing the best possible food and service to students, staff and visitors.

Ideal candidates will:
Have experience of working in a comparable job role in a volume/commercial food production environment.
Have experience of line management, able to demonstrate strong organisation and management skills.
Knowledge of healthy eating and nutrition and creating related menus.
Managing a budget is a key part of the role, as is menu planning
Can ensure the operational efficiency, planning, preparation and presentation of food and beverages to the required standard within the budget limitations as agreed with the school management.
Have knowledge of national food standards and allergies.
Have extensive knowledge of personnel management, hygiene and health and safety.
Have the resolve to make a real difference to the lives of pupils.

Your completed application form should be submitted electronically to or by post toLattonGreen Primary Academy,Riddings
Lane, Harlow, Essex, CM18 7HT.

In compliance with Safer Recruitment guidelines, CVs cannot be accepted. We are fully
committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful
candidate will be expected to undertake the appropriate checks including an enhanced DBS

Due to the high level of applications we receive, if you have not heard from us within 10
working days of the vacancy closing date please assume your application has not been
successful on this occasion.

Closing date: Sunday 2nd February 2020

Interviews: Week beginning 3rd February 2020

Information about the School

Welcome to Abbotsweld Primary Academy, 'Where pupils find a Sense of SELF'

It is with pleasure that I welcome you to our school community. We are an aspirational school devoted to pupils reaching academic success, having positive wellbeing and great physical development. We motivate pupils to flourish through our curriculum, which includes our bespoke Sense of SELF Programme, Pupil Athlete Pathway and STAC (Sensory Theraphy Activity Challenge).

Pupils at Abbotsweld further succeed by taking advantage of our enrichment programme whether it be political debate, performing on stage, playing out on the sports field, being a part of pupil voice programmes, leading a charitable activity or through one of the many more clubs available.

Throughout every pupils' time at Abbotsweld they will work so that they can leave us with a full grasp of who they are through our values:

Academic Success - Positive Wellbeing - Physical Development

Collaboration - Continuous Improvement - Community

Please do contact us to find out more and book a visit. More information about all of the above can be found within the website.

Mrs Katherine Benson Head of School, Abbotsweld Primary Academy

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

Sarah Taaffe
Partridge Road, HARLOW
Essex, CM18 6TE
Telephone: 630120

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