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For September 2023, we are seeking to appoint an assistant catering manager to work alongside the catering manager and to oversee the running of the school kitchen in her absence. We are hoping to appoint someone who has the ability to step into the catering manager role when necessary.

Grade 3 Scale 5 – 22.5 hours per week term time only plus 3 additional days during the school holidays. Initially additional hours will be needed to provide training. Initial hours will be 9am to 2pm Monday to Friday.

Job details

The successful candidate will ideally possess the following but training will be given:

•            Proven experience and skills in mass catering provision

•            A passion for food and customer service

•            The skills to support the planning and production of menus taking into account legislative requirements and the needs of the children and staff at school.

•            The ability to produce meals within a set budget

•            The ability to work under pressure whilst retaining a sense of humour

•            The ability to work with the kitchen team and wider school team

•            A can do attitude

If you feel you have the necessary skills and are interested please contact the school office, tel: 01480 375005 or email: office@westfield.cambs.sch.uk for an application pack.

The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check and a barred list check. Certificates of Good Conduct and other checks may be requested if applicable.

Closing date: 17th July. Interviews will be held  on Wednesday 19th July.

Westfield Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment