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Kitchen Assistant - Temporary

Shears Green Junior School, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-2431-143S
  • Posted:17/05/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:23/05/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC



We are urgently seeking a part time kitchen assistant

20 hours per week, 10:00 to 14:00 Monday to Friday (Term time only + 1 week)

This position is temporary as it is covering a long term absence and will be paid at KR3.


Shears Green Junior School is looking to appoint a Kitchen Assistant with a proven track record, in a busy kitchen to support the school Cook and kitchen team, in providing nutritious meals from our innovative menu to our 480 pupils.

Our kitchen is maintained to an exceptionally high standard of efficiency and hygiene. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a busy kitchen, hold relevant food qualifications (Level 2 Food and Hygiene) and demonstrate high levels of organisation and teamwork needed to deliver the task in hand.  The successful candidate will need to have excellent communication skills to liaise with colleagues, midday supervisors and pupils effectively.


Closing date for applications: Noon Monday 23rd May 2022

Interview Date: As soon as possible


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will need to undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS Disclosure System



Information about the school

Shears Green is a large, popular, successful and over-subscribed junior school situated in Gravesham. There are currently 480 pupils on roll organised into 16 classes.

We are well resourced, have excellent ICT facilities, large splendid grounds, and children who want to learn.

If you want to learn more about the school why not visit our website on www.shearsgreen-jun.kent.sch.uk.

Job Contact Information

Fax: None


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).