Afternoon Kitchen Assistant

Home from Home Childcarers, Harlow

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Job Ref No. ECC558624-15S Position Type: Early Years Pay Range: 6500 - 7500
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 14/06/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: WB 24th June  

Job Description

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Afternoon Kitchen Assistant required to join our team

Working Hours: 2.30pm - 5pm, Monday - Friday all year round

Main Duties:

  • The preparation and simple cooking of food
  • Ensuring the guidance for those with allergens is adhered to
  • Checking meal numbers with the rooms
  • Working alongside the rooms to provide dinner to the children
  • Cleaning kitchen and setting kitchen up for the next day
  • Following all food hygiene and food safety guidelines

Previous experience of kitchen work and Level 2 Food Hygiene is desirable, but all training will be provided.

A commitment to high standards of cleanliness, flexibility and the ability to work independently are essential.

For an application form please send a CV and coverletter to

Information about the School

Home from Home Childcarers is based in Old Harlow. We are open from 7.30am - 6pm for 50 weeks of the year (closed for 2 weeks at Christmas). We provide full day care for children aged 3 months - 4 years 11 months.

We also have Home from Home Kids Club at a local Primary school and provide after school care for 5 local primary school and holiday club care for children up to 11 years.

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.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Linda Reynolds
Aneurin Bevan Centre
Garden Terrace Road, Harlow
Essex, CM17 0AT
Telephone: 07512201850