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Catering Assistant - Term Time

All Souls' CEP School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-5224-102S
  • Posted:20/02/2024
  • Pay:Aquila Pay Level A
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:08/03/2024 at 11:00
  • Interviews:Wednesday 13th March


We are looking for an enthusiastic and friendly, Catering Assistant to join our team at All Souls' CEP.  Our school meals are cooked off site, so this role will involve serving of food and set up and clearing of the hall during the lunch period.  Please note this role does involve lifting and setting up/clearing of tables.

The successful candidate must be committed to supporting and nurturing the pupils.  They will need to be flexible and adaptable and have the ability to use their own initiative.

Key duties will include:

  • Setting up and clearing away of tables and chairs.
  • Washing up.
  • Basic food preparation.
  • Serving of meals.
  • Dishwashing.

You will need to have basic knowledge of food safety and hygiene or be prepared to attend training.

The position is for 7.5 hours per week, 11:30am - 1.00pm

Salary FTE £22,173.00 (Actual £3,800.45) 

Contract type: Permanent - Term Time Only

All applications should be made via Kent-Teach. Please do not include CV's as these will not be included in the application process. We have added a closing date to our vacancy but we do reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date to secure a candidate if possible. You are advised to submit your application early to ensure your application is included in our shortlisting process.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted upon closing of this advert.


Information about the school

All Souls' C of E Primary School is part of Aquila, The Diocese of Canterbury Academies Trust (www.aquilatrust.co.uk)

All Souls' C of E Primary School is a good school where children enjoy learning. We are situated on the outskirts of Folkestone. We value all pupils and there are regular opportunities for pupil voice to be shared and heard. All Souls’ C of E Primary School has a range of different faiths represented within our community. We value this diversity and use each others’ experiences and beliefs to enhance our learning experiences.

We have a dedicated and supportive team who strive to provide the best education for our pupils.

At our school we aim to ensure that key Christian Values underpin the unique ethos of our school and are central to everything we undertake.

Our school values are: Thankfulness, Friendship, Trust, Respect, Forgiveness

All Souls' C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. All shortlisted candidates will be subject to online search checks, references will be requested and overseas criminal background checks will be completed, where applicable. All new trustees, employees and volunteers will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

Please feel free to contact the office on 01303 275967 to arrange a visit.

Job Contact Information


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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.