11-16 Community School
Updated – Assistant Cook – 30 hours (Term Time Only + 2 days)
Required for September/October 2017.
Salary: Starting point – Grade 2 £17072 – £17772 (pro rata to weeks worked)
Washington School operates an in-house catering service to over 500 students with provision at early breakfast, mid-morning break and lunch. Washington School will convert to Academy status from 1st September 2017 as a member of Consilium Multi Academy Trust.
During this exciting time, we are looking to recruit an Assistant Cook who can demonstrate they have the ability to:
· contribute positively to the provision of a high quality service
· understand the importance of providing healthy, nutritional, well balanced meals
· manage staff effectively
· meet standards in line with agreed policy and procedure
· provide a warm welcome to all visitors.
The post holder will be required to hold an NVQ Level 2 in Food Production and Cooking and looking to build on their current catering experience with a ‘cooking from scratch’ philosophy and a real passion for assisting with the preparation of fresh high quality meals. The post holder will support the Cook to ensure efficient and effective operation of the busy school kitchen.
There will also be a requirement to support at school evening events planned in advance throughout the year.
Washington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure procedures.
If you know that you can contribute during this important time in its development and believe that you can bring something unique to the post then please visit our website at www.washingtonschool.co.uk where you can download an application form, job description and person specification. Completed applications should be forwarded to Mrs L Foster, Head Teachers PA at Foster.L@washingtonschool.co.uk
Closing date: Noon, Friday 25th August 2017
Washington School, Spout Lane, Washington NE37 2AA
PLEASE NOTE: If you have not been contacted by 4:30pm Monday 3rd September 2017 please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We are unable to provide feedback on individual applications. Applications received after the closing time stated will not be considered. We do not accept CV’s.