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Job Ref No. ECC2589-86S Position Type: Catering Pay Range: Scale 2 Points 2-3
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 26/08/2022 4pm Date of Interviews: Week beginning 5th September 2022  

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A vacancy has arisen for a kitchen assistant to join our catering team at Perryfields Junior School to start in September.

The position is for 10 hours per week, term time only, payable at Scale 2 Point 2-3 (£9.60 - £9.79 per hour). Working hours are 11.30am to 1.30pm, Monday to Friday. The annual salary is £4,155 to £4,239.

The role involves:

· Preparing for the lunch hour by setting out equipment including trays, cutlery, crockery and water jugs;

· Hand washing up of cooking equipment and cleaning all catering areas / equipment on a daily basis;

· Helping to clear serving areas and operating the dishwasher;

· Supporting in food preparation and cooking;

· Assist in serving food to children on occasions;

· Undertake any other duties that may be required for the effective operation of the kitchen under the direction of the Catering Manager.

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, committed and friendly and we can offer you the chance to join a welcoming and supportive team.

Previous experience in a catering environment or in a school kitchen in particular would be helpful. However, this is not essential as full training will be given.

For more information contact Mrs Chandler, School Business Manager on 01245 250781 or email

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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Jane Hasler
Lawn Lane, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 7PP
Telephone: 01245 250781

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