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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    8 November 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    22 October 2021

Important

This teaching role is at more than one school in the local authority. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Job role
Education support
Working pattern
Term time
36.25 hours a week
Contract type
Permanent
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
£32,910 - £35,745
Actual salary
£29,112 - £31,620

Job summary

Required ASAP

(Some flexibility is required to cover teaching training days, parent evenings, functions and hospitality events).

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead the catering provision at Wardle Academy and across the Watergrove Trust. We are looking for someone with creativity, enthusiasm and a passion for food with excellent communication skills and an excellent understanding of how to manage nutritional and dietary requirements to complement our personal development curriculum.

Wardle Academy is part of the Watergrove Trust. The Watergrove Trust comprises six academies, four primary and two secondary, each bringing their own special qualities and expertise to share. It is not only excellent educational practice which is available within the Watergrove Trust but resources too. Coordinated by a strong support team, the Watergrove Trust is the largest and most successful trust in the Rochdale area.

The role will primarily support Wardle Academy. It is expected that the successful candidate will provide cover and support to the other academies across the Trust.


The successful candidate will possess the following:

Proven experience and skills in mass catering provision
A passion for food and customer service
The skills to plan and produce termly menus taking into account, legislative requirements and the needs of the young people and staff at the academy.
The ability to produce meals within a set budget
Excellent people skills and a large dose of tact and diplomacy
The ability to work under pressure whilst retaining a sense of humour.
Relevant qualifications
We can offer:

An innovative and forward thinking environment
Additional training with our catering support provider
A warm, welcoming and nurturing culture
Enthusiastic and caring children from a diverse range of backgrounds
A vibrant and diverse academy environment.
A friendly and inspirational team of incredibly hard working, highly committed and motivated staff who are completely dedicated to the young people in our care.

For more information, please download the Job Description and Person Specification document.

If you would like to arrange a visit to academy please contact Lisa Longstaff: hr@wardleacademy.co.uk or call 01706 373911

To apply for the post, please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to hr@wardleacademy.co.uk before the closing date and time: Monday 8 November 2021 at 9am.

Interviews will be W/C Monday 11 November 2021.


Watergrove Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to pre-employment clearances including enhanced Disclosure & Barring and Childcare Disqualification Check.

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Schools overview

Contact phone number
01706373911

About the schools

Our mission then is to be ever “Providing more” to the communities we serve.
Watergrove comprises of six schools, four primary and two secondary.

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School type
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Education phase
Secondary
School size
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Age range
11 to 16

Arranging a visit to one of the schools

Please contact the school by email at: hr@wardleacademy.co.uk or alternatively by phone: 01706 373911

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