Permanent post working 30 hours a week

5 days a week, usually Monday to Friday, but monthly, on a Saturday with a day off in the week

On a shift rota (known in advance) of either mornings 7.30am to 2.30pm or later shifts 11.30am to 7.30pm

Bootham School serves over 600 quality lunches, and being a part boarding school, we serve breakfasts and evening meals all week. We pride ourselves on the high quality and extensive range of our meals. Our busy and friendly catering team are looking for an experienced Catering Assistant, proficient in basic food skills including creating sandwiches, salads and cold desserts and able to assist the chefs with food preparation. You must be polite and helpful and able to work calmly under pressure in a busy school kitchen environment. As well as food preparation, duties include clearing pots, cleaning of the dining hall and kitchen, washing up and using dishwashers.  You must be able to maintain high standards of cleanliness, hygiene and excellent customer service.

Previous experience of working in a large scale catering environment is essential.

Excellent terms and conditions; rate of pay £9.00 per hour; free uniform and meals provided while on duty.

For further details please see Recruitment brochure below.  To apply for this position please complete a Bootham School application form.

Closing date:  10am Monday 27 Jan 2020

Interviews: w/c 3 February

Bootham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and other safeguarding procedures.

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact Jenny at