General Catering Assistant

  • Job Reference: SE3580
  • Date Posted: 29 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Northampton High School and the GDST
  • Location: Northampton, UK
  • Salary: £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Hospitality, Catering & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

General Catering Assistant

Are you looking for part time casual work?

We are seeking Casual General Assistants to support with our in-school catering service. This might include covering staff absences or peak periods of work and we can offer flexible hours within a work pattern of 07:30 – 15:30 term time only.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting in the general day-to-day running of the kitchen and school food provision.
  • Assisting chefs with the preparation, presentation and serving of meals, buffets and all hospitality needs.
  • Helping with general kitchen duties and adhering to strict allergen, HSE and food safety policies and procedures.
  • Delivering excellent customer service.
  • Kitchen/dining room cleaning.

To succeed in this role you will need to be physically fit with a positive, cheerful can-do attitude and be able to work well as part of a busy and friendly team.

We pride ourselves on providing the highest level of customer service so the successful candidate will be conscientious, professional and reliable. Previous catering/customer service experience and basic food hygiene certificates are desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

Uniform and a free lunch are provided during term time.

Applications should be submitted by midday on Monday 13 May 2024 at the latest; however, applications may be considered in advance of the deadline.

About the School:

Northampton High School, part of the Girls' Day School Trust (GDST), is an independent girls' day school with a reputation for academic excellence, strong pastoral care and a wide breadth of extra-curricular activity. We offer a Nursery, Junior and Senior School across one site and we are proud to be at the forefront of education for girls and a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.

The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included. The GDST is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including online searches and checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Our reference: SE3580

Vacancy: General Catering Assistant

Contract: Casual

Location: Northampton

Salary: £12 per hour + percentage of holiday paid based on working hours

Hours: Flexible during term time only

National World / Smart Hire are advertising on behalf of Northampton High School.