REQUIRED FROM SPRING 2023
Bedford Primary are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, customer focused Assistant Cook to join our dynamic school kitchen team, supporting our Catering & Hospitality Manager.
Our total focus is on delivering fresh, wholesome and exciting food for our pupils and staff via our high quality “in-house” school meals service.
We are seeking somebody who is passionate about food, and enthusiastic about delivering quality customer service for our VIP’s; the children. A good sense of humour and a passion to succeed is essential.
The successful applicant will work under the supervision of the Catering & Hospitality Manager to prepare, cook and serve food. General kitchen and dining duties, including cleaning and dishwashing will also be required. (Further details may be found on the attached job description.)
The successful candidate must have previous experience of working in a busy kitchen, as well as a proactive attitude towards work. A level 2 in Food Hygiene Certificate is essential. NVQ Level1 and 2 in basic cookery would be desirable but not essential as training will be provided.
All applicants are required to complete the generic Sefton application form
This position is term time only, please note the salary quoted is full time equivalent. If successful the salary received will be paid on a pro-rata basis.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
Due to the nature of work this post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and relevant care/safeguarding legislation and appointment will only be confirmed if a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure is obtained from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).