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Cook - Crossways Junior School, Thornbury

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Job Summary

Employment Term:
Term Time Only
Working Pattern:
Part Time (Term time)
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 23/09/2018 23:59
£8.60 per hour, £7,550.00 per annum before deductions
Hours per week:
20 hours per week, Term Time Only (39 weeks)
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Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Crossways Junior School, Thornbury
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Job details 

Closing date:
23 Sep

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Cook – Crossways Junior School, Thornbury

• Crossways Junior School – 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term Time Only (39 weeks)

Job details

An opportunity has arisen for a committed individual to join the Schools Catering Service as a Cook. You will work as part of a team made up of the kitchen unit manager and a number of catering assistants. Your primary responsibilities will be to assist in the provision of food according to the menu, portion control, food preparation and cooking. In addition you will also be involved with the general running of the kitchen, washing up, general cleaning and other tasks associated with catering. A moderate amount of lifting is necessary in the execution of the post holders duties such as the movement of dining furniture, saucepans and provisions.

This post has a starting hourly rate of £8.60, working 20 hours per week, Term Time Only (39 weeks per annum). The approximate starting salary before deductions is £7,550.00 per annum.

This post is based within Integra - Integra is the trading arm of South Gloucestershire Council

An enhanced DBS ‘Disclosure and Barring Service’ check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children’s Barred List checks will be required for this role.

Local government salary-related pension offered, together with other council benefits.

About the role:

The key duties include:

• Basic food preparation and cooking ensuring the highest possible standards of hygiene.
• To assist in the organisation and supervision of the kitchen and food service area.
• Assisting the kitchen unit manager in other duties as agreed, that would be appropriate for the grade and post.
• Counter service
• Setting Tables and Chairs for Service
• Cleaning of the kitchen to include washing up
• Communication with pupils and staff in a polite and friendly manner.

Please ensure that you provide detailed evidence on the application form of your experience or ability to satisfy the requirements.

Additional Information

This vacancy closes on Sunday 23 September 2018

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 2 or Wednesday 3 October 2018.

Vacancy Ref – D8537/836

Selection Criteria

To enable us to shortlist in a fair and unbiased way it is absolutely vital that you provide us with sufficient information to demonstrate how you meet or exceed the criteria outlined in the vacancy description. Please include this information in the knowledge, skills and experience section of the application form.

Please note that the selection process may involve a practical cooking test.

Our preferred method of application is online at www.southglos.gov.uk/jobs If you do not have internet access call us on 01454 866821 for an application pack.

South Gloucestershire Council is committed to treating everyone fairly, to challenging inequalities and to promoting equality of opportunity for all.

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