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Catering Assistant Catering - Part-time

Future Schools Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F43-145-S
  • Posted:29/07/2021
  • Pay:£6,977 - £7,237 per annum (£17,190 - £17,829 FTE)
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:09/08/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:August 2021

Schools this job is for


Cornwallis Academy requires a Catering Assistant on a term time basis for 18 hours per week between 08:30am to 15:00pm, Three days per week, one of those days will be a Friday. This role will be on a fixed term basis for one academic year. 


You will be responsible to the Head Chef at Cornwallis Academy and when required you will be assisting in the hygienic preparation, delivery and/or serving of meals, working within the schools coffee shop on rotations and ensuring the kitchen, dining area and equipment are cleaned to a high standard. You will also be required to provide an excellent hospitality service for guests and staff within the Academies for conferences and meetings.


Applicants must be able to follow directions and carry out tasks as part of a team, as well as using own initiative. Applicants must also be able to communicate with others in an acceptable and appropriate manner. A basic understanding of health and safety procedures relevant to the job is essential.


Knowledge of basic food hygiene and a background in catering and hospitality would be an Aadvantage, however training will be given.

We will offer you:

  • A vibrant and exciting place to work
  • The support of a Trust that currently runs two secondary schools, primary school and Nursery for children aged 3 months to 4 years
  • An opportunity to join various schemes such as the Benenden corporate healthcare scheme and Kent Rewards
  • An excellent CPD programme, with opportunities for action research and gaining nationally accredited qualification


The Future Schools Trust is a forward thinking, supportive organisation that is keen to develop staff to their full potential.


Only applications submitted by the school application process will be considered, we are unable to accept CVs.


All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. Future Schools Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. All members of staff are expected to share and adhere to this commitment.

Information about the trust

Future Schools Trust is a visionary organisation comprised of two secondary academies, a sixth form, primary school and a nursery school. Occupying state-of-the-art facilities our objective is to secure the very best educational opportunities for the young people we serve. We pride ourselves in being innovative in changing the face of education. If you are an ambitious, motivated and enthusiastic team player, we want to hear from you.

Future Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.