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Job Ref No. ECC3024-56S Position Type: Catering Pay Range: £11,535 - £11,727
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 24/04/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: 2nd May 2024 Shortlisting Starts:  26/04/2024

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Catering Assistant - Fordham All Saints Primary School

Building Great Learning Communities

Our Mission is 'To build great learning communities where children flourish''. To accomplish our mission, we keep our 3 core beliefs at the heart of everything we do: Courageous Optimism, Boundless Creativity and Heartfelt Compassion. We support our schools to deliver excellent pupil outcomes, create vibrant, exciting environments and offer rewarding careers for employees. To help us with this, we are looking to appoint a Catering Assistant to join our servery team at Fordham All Saints Primary School.

The successful candidates will have:

Drive and collect school meals from Holy Trinity Primary School

Share our commitment to building great learning communities for our pupils NQV 2 or equivalent or City & Guilds 705/706

Level 2 Food Hygiene & Allergen Certificate - desirable Support the vision and values of our school

Previous experience of working in a school or similar environment is desirable, but not essential Inspire pupils with a passion for learning

The ability to plan effectively to enable multi-tasking Compassion towards the needs of the pupils

The ability to exchange verbal information clearly and sensitively with pupils and adults The ability to work with a range of colleagues

Work collaboratively across the school

The successful candidate will be part of a positive environment, with dedicated and supportive colleagues who strive for excellence.

In return we can offer you:

Supportive and friendly colleagues Happy, friendly and well-behaved pupils

A stimulating and welcoming learning environment in a fantastic school community High quality continuous professional development

An all-inclusive and supportive Senior Leadership Team and Multi-Academy Trust

Access to the Schools Advisory Service (SAS) the Trust's employee well-being support and medical programme. This includes 24 hour a day access to a GP helpline for you and those in your household, a counselling service, stress management and weight loss programme, physiotherapy, menopause support and much more

Free Flu Vaccinations Cycle to Work Scheme

Access to TES Development Retail discounts

Please forward your completed application form, together with a letter of application and supporting paperwork for the attention of Mrs C Daniels to by 9am Thursday 25th April 2024. A copy of the school's Support Colleague Application Form can be found on the school website Shortlisting will take place Friday 26th April and interviews will be held on Friday 2nd May. The school reserves the right to interview prior to the deadline date.

For further information about this role, please contact Vicky Smith, Trust People Manager via at Visits to the school are welcomed.

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

Susan Coutts
Mill Road
Fordham, Colchester
Essex, CO6 3NN
Telephone: 01206 240251

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