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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    4 May 2024 at 12:59am

  • Date listed

    26 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£10.42 Hourly Minimum Wage, 16.25 hours per week

Catering Assistant job summary





To provide a high-quality catering service which supports the wellbeing of pupils and staff. This includes meeting school catering and health and safety standards.

  • Support the provision of high-quality school meals in line with government guidelines and legislation on school nutrition standards
  • Prepare food in line with the expectations of the catering manager
  • Serve food to students and staff
  • Operate the cashless tills
  • Undertake washing up activities
  • Undertake general cleaning in accordance with Health and safety requirements
  • Under the direction of the catering manager, follow the school catering standards legislation and the school’s policies relating to food safety, health and safety and allergens
  • Ensure that the kitchen and dining area are kept clean and hygienic
  • Ensure that kitchen equipment is used safely and according to operating manuals
  • Ensure that kitchen and catering equipment is maintained according to the maintenance schedule
  • Alert the catering manager to any faulty or damaged equipment
  • Adhere to proper hygiene procedures, including wearing the correct uniform
  • Record all accidents and incidents

If you experience any issues whilst using MyNewTerm, then please do not hesitate to contact a member of the HR Team via email, hr@changinglives.education or T: 01946 820 356.

Changing Lives Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to screening including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and also past employment checks. We are an equal opportunities employer. References will be sought prior to interview.

Commitment to safeguarding

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School is committed to the safeguarding of all students and as part of the recruitment process we conduct enhanced checks into applicant’s background.

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About Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Penrith

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1038 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Penrith

A mixed selective academy

Roll: 1042 including 236 in the Sixth Form

Ofsted: Good in every category

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