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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 1:15pm

  • Date listed

    13 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Catering, cleaning and site management

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time, term time: Part-time, permanent, 20 hours per week, Term Time Only – 38 weeks per year

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,114 - £23,893

Pay scale

NJC Point 4-6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a highly skilled, dedicated and enthusiastic Assistant Cook to join our friendly staff team. You need to be passionate about providing a high quality catering provision, ensuring that we provide children with a safe and enjoyable lunchtime period.

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • To provide assistance with preparation, cooking and service of food to the required standard.

  • To follow menu plans agreed with the Catering Manager for lunch service on the section you are responsible for

  • To deputise for the Catering Manager as required.

  • To take responsibility for the supervision of other kitchen staff during lunch service.

  • To follow the menu and recipes agreed

  • To occasionally assist with special functions which may be outside of normal working hours.

  • To carry out cleaning duties within the kitchen and dining areas as required.

  • To follow sound hygiene practices.

  • To ensure that health and safety regulations are adhered to in working practices.

  • To assist with the issue and recording of catering supplies as required.

  • To assist with the operation of control procedures as required.

  • To report immediately any accidents, fire, theft, loss, damage, or unfit food or other irregularities and take such action as may be appropriate or possible.

If you feel you have all the necessary attributes, are highly motivated, committed to making a positive difference to children’s lives and want to be part of creating a legacy for the future - apply now!

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer: 

  • A commitment to you and your professional development 

  • Friendly, supportive, enthusiastic and hardworking colleagues, staff and Governors 

  • A growing learning community 

  • Encouragement to develop new ideas and the opportunity to make a real difference 

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Limes Primary Academy

School type
Free School, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
323 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to The Limes Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@limesacademy.org.

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