Catering Assistant

Cook / Catering Assistant
210000Z7 Requisition #

| Salary £9.50 per hour | Permanent, variable hours, 11.25 hours per week | Holy Trinity Stacksteads CE Primary School | Pro Rata


Catering Assistant


Lancashire County Council provide catering services to over 500 schools across Lancashire, serving over 60,000 school meals per day and we are looking for committed individuals to join the service.

You will work as part of a team in Holy Trinity Primary School Stacksteads providing high quality, healthy, balanced meals for school children.


Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare the dining area for service, including the moving and setting up of furniture and putting away.
  • Assist in the preparation, cooking and serving of food and beverages.
  • Clean all equipment and catering areas.


What we are looking for:

  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to work under pressure and use own initiative.
  • Good customer care skills.
  • Previous catering and food preparation experience would be desirable.


Working Hours/Days:

  • Monday to Friday 11.15am - 1.30pm.
  • Term time only + 4 cleaning days during the school closure.
  • 11.25 hours per week, although hours are variable depending upon school meal uptake.


We do not hold a sponsorship licence and can only consider applications from candidates who are legally entitled to work in the UK. If you do not have the right to work in the UK, your application will not progress.


The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Further information can be found on the 'Our Recruitment Process' tab.


This position is term time only, please note the salary quoted is full time equivalent, the salary received will be paid on a pro–rata basis.



We reserve the right to close down a vacancy early, before the closing date, if we receive sufficient applications.



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