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Job Ref No. ECC3308-33S Position Type: Catering Pay Range: Scale 2 point 3
Position Start Date: 29/04/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 15/04/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: 22nd April 2024  

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We would like to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated Catering Assistant to join our team. You will be required to collect and serve freshly cooked food from our neighbouring school in Colne Engaine village (3 miles) on a daily basis.

The successful applicant must have their own transport in order to collect the food in insulated boxes containing approximately 60 meals per day. Meals to be then served to pupils before washing up/cleaning duties.

The hours will be 11 .00 am - 1.00 pm Monday-Friday during term time only

Applicants will need to comply with health and safety and food hygiene standards. Experience of a similar environment would be an advantage, although as part of our commitment to staff development, training will be provided.

To find out more about this exciting opportunity and our school, please ring the school on 01787 269300 or email

Information about the School

St John the Baptist CE VA Primary school is a small village school in a beautiful rural position. Our smallness is our distinct advantage. We pride ourselves on knowing all our children and their families, and value their individual strengths. As a Christian school we live our Vision in all we do and you will see this from the moment you walk through the door. Our children are always praised by visitors for the warmth of their welcome and impeccable behaviour.

Ofsted 2023 “Pupils are kind and tolerant. They treat adults and each other with respect”. “Pupils are happy and proud to attend St John the Baptist. They enjoy learning.”

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 Teresa Gage
The Street
Pebmarsh, Halstead
Essex, CO9 2NH
Telephone: 01787 269300

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