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Job Ref No. ECC2090-49S Position Type: Catering Pay Range: 22,183 - 24,491 (FTE)
Position Start Date: 01/09/2021 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 15/07/2021 Midday Date of Interviews: 20 July 2021  

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Catering Manager

Pay range: Scale 6 (12-17) £22,183 - £24,491 fte

Hours: 25 hours per week Monday to Friday

Term time plus inset days (39 weeks per year)

Required: 1 September 2021

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, passionate and experienced Catering Manager to lead our busy kitchen in the daily preparation of fresh home cooked food. We serve approximately 250 meals per day including meals for primary and pre school children.

The successful applicant must be trained to Level 3 Food Safety or equivalent qualification. You must have experience of working in a kitchen environment and will be responsible for planning a balanced, nutritious menu, organising theme days, ordering, stock and budget management, line manage the kitchen staff and ensure compliance with food standards and food hygiene regulations.

This role is supported with the expertise of a School Food Safety advisor.

You will have:

a flexible approach to working
a high degree of motivation to contribute to the life of the school
the skills to promote a positive image of the school through your work
the ability to work on your own initiative as well as building a supportive team

Every attempt will be made to offer and encourage a school visit. Please contact the school office on 01206 392223 to make an appointment or if you require any further information.

Highfields Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in our care and we expect all staff to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment procedures and appointments are subject to satisfactory references, medical and enhanced DBS checks.

Closing date: Thursday 15 July 2021.

Interview date: Tuesday 20 July 2021

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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Hilary Cook
Colchester Road
Lawford, Manningtree
Essex, CO11 2BN
Telephone: 01206 392223

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