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  • Application deadline

    29 November 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    12 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Salary Scale NJC Grade 1/2, Salary Point 3 (£18,562) - Point 4 (£18,933)

Job summary

Catering Assistant

Salary Scale NJC Grade 1/2, Salary Point 3 (£18,562) - Point 4 (£18,933)

39 weeks per year. Pro rata actual starting salary £7572.16

17.5 hours per week, term-time only (39 weeks per year)

10am to 2pm Monday to Friday (inc 30 min unpaid break)

Varndean School is looking for a reliable and hardworking Catering Assistant to work alongside our kitchen team.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate excellent customer service skills. The role will include basic food preparation such as baking cakes, making sandwiches and salads, washing up, general cleaning duties, setting up the Deli Bar area and serving customers in a polite, friendly and professional manner. Full training will be given.

Reporting to the Catering manager and Head Chef, this is an important role in maintaining the School’s high hygiene and kitchen standards. We are looking for someone who works well in a team, who has a systematic approach to their work and who is able to follow established procedures.

If you are interested in joining us, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Lynn Hill, Director of Finance & Operations, Varndean School. Email: The school reserves the right to interview suitable candidates in advance of this date if appropriate.

The closing date is 9am on Monday 29th November. The school reserves the right to interview candidates in advance of this date if appropriate.

Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.

The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. The school welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
1419 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

About Varndean School

Varndean School is a co-education state maintained comprehensive school for 11-16 year olds offering a modern and diverse curriculum. We give students the opportunity to explore their interests, achieve academic success and develop well-rounded characters to go forth into the world and make a valuable contribution to all our futures.

School location

Balfour Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 6NP

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