- Job role
- Education support
- Working pattern
- Will consider part-time, term time
15 hours per week, 12pm to 3.00pm Monday to Friday, term time only (39 weeks).
- Contract type
- Annual or full-time equivalent (FTE) salary
- Grade A – Step 1 £17,842 FTE
- Actual salary
- Actual Annual Salary £6,187.08.
Job summaryHave your children just started school? Do you need working hours to fit around your family and the school run? Are you hard working? Are you a happy positive person who would love to work with a likeminded team? If so we are looking someone to join our team in a busy kitchen within a large secondary school.
You will work under the direction of the Chef/ Catering Manager helping prepare, cook and serve food and drink to students and staff. In addition, you will be required to prepare and dismantle eating areas and carry out cleaning duties whilst maintaining high quality standards of health, hygiene and safety. The successful candidates will ideally have the Level 2 Food Hygiene certificate, although training is available if necessary.
Duties include but are not limited to;
- Serving meals
- Food and stock rotation
- Food preparation
- Cleaning of surfaces and pots
- Changing waste bins
- Deep cleaning
Applicants successfully shortlisted will be expected to complete a working interview as part of the interview process.
Benefits of working for our trust include:
- Enrolment in one of the UK’s Largest public sector pension schemes
- A tax efficient Cycle-to-Work scheme through salary sacrifice
- A tax efficient IT Leasing scheme through salary sacrifice
- Friendly and sociable colleagues
- Staff membership rates to our modern on-site Leisure Centre
- Good transport links
- Free on-site car park
We are part of the Wildern Academy Trust which comprises of Wildern School, Deer Park Secondary School and Boorley Park Primary School. Wildern School has been judged by Ofsted as an “Outstanding” school for the past three inspections and we are determined to remain that way. Our staff form a collective team that make a difference to the lives of our students. This is an exciting time for the trust and all colleagues present and future.
Applying for the job
Applications should be on Wildern Academy Trust application forms, our application form does differ from the standard Hampshire County Council form and individual CV’s will not be accepted. If you currently work in a school, please ensure one of your references is from your current Headteacher.
Wildern Academy Trust application forms can be downloaded from our website https://www.wildern.org/joining-us/sv/kitchen/ where you can also find further details about the school, its facilities and benefits for staff.
Completed applications can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or sent by post for the attention of Mrs F Mitchell, Wildern School, Wildern Lane, Hedge End, Southampton, SO30 4EJ.
Please submit your application as soon as possible as we may invite candidates to interview before the closing date. Closing Date: Midday Friday 1st October 2021.
Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date if we receive applications that meet the criteria. Once a vacancy has closed, we are unable to consider further applications, so please submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
Wildern Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.
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If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 16
- Education phase
- School size
- 1946 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 16
About Wildern School
Wildern School is a popular, oversubscribed secondary school situated in the Southampton suburbs. We are a school with significant strength in the CPD of staff, developing our teachers for the next stage of their careers. Graded as ‘OUTSTANDING’ by Ofsted in November 2012 for the third consecutive inspection, we are committed to being a centre of innovation, creativity and enjoyment for both students and staff. All students and staff alike can take advantage of excellent facilities which include a lecture theatre, digital media suites, a recording studio, both PC and Mac Suites, community sports centre and access to a professional theatre.