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Catering Assistant – Rhydypennau Primary School

Closing date: 08/12/2021

Reference: REQ103350

8 hours / Permanent

17,842 - 18,198 *

Aberystwyth

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking to recruit a Catering Assistant, to join our team at Rhydypennau School, on a permanent, part time basis.

The role includes:

  • General kitchen duties including washing up of equipment and utensils and the cleaning of all areas and surrounds
  • Maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness in all areas of the kitchen at all times
  • Ensuring observance of Food Safety and  Environmental Health standards

On a day to day basis you will:   

  • General kitchen duties including washing up of equipment and utensils and the cleaning of all areas and surrounds
  • Setting up the tables and clearing as required
  • Recording the temperature of food
  • Ensuring observance of Food Safety and Environmental Health standards
  • Ensuring EEC standards on Manual Handling
  • General Health and Safety of kitchen including hazardous equipment

We are looking to recruit an individual with:

  • Experience/knowledge of working within a catering environment
  • Adaptability

In exchange for your skills and commitment, we will offer you a range of employee benefits including competitive annual leave allowance and a generous pension contribution scheme.  More information about our wide-range of employee benefits can be found here. In addition, we are committed to developing our people and will not only provide support to enable you to quickly and confidently take ownership of this role’s key areas of responsibility but in addition, we are committed to supporting your development in order that you can progress your career with us. 

Job Description and Person Specification

Should you wish require any further information about this role please contact: Mandy Jones 07789985538 or Gill Jones 07794627915.

Note:  We reserve the right to amend the application closing date. 

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Schools and Culture

We offer appropriate challenge and support to our schools, to help them deliver first class education to all pupils, across the age and ability range. Our primary functions are as follows: 

  • School Improvement: Leadership; Support and Challenge, Teaching and Learning; Digital Literacy; Literacy and Numeracy; Welsh in Education
  • Additional Learning Needs: Provision for pupils with Additional Learning Needs, Inclusion; Attendance; Educational Psychology
  • Pupil Wellbeing:Counselling; Welfare; Anti-Bullying, Pupil Voice
  • Education Governance: Data ; Governor Support, Policy support
  • School Admissions
  • Culture: Music Service; Cered; Felinfach Theatre; Museum
  • Infrastructure and Resources: Planning School Places; Modernisation and Twenty First Century Schools Programme; Buildings; Grants
  • Catering: Day Centres; Primary Schools; Residential homes.
  • Childcare Unit: Childcare Sufficiency Assessment; Childcare & Play Grant; Childcare Offer; Out of School (After School Clubs and Holiday Playschemes); Day Nursery, Cylch/Playgroup & Childminder business support and staff training
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