Job Vacancies

Chef

Hours:   Monday to Thursday, 9.00am to 2.00pm, 20 hours per week.

Term time working (39 weeks per year)

Temporary for five months initially

Salary:   £17,772.00 f.t.e. (£8,154.21 pro rata) and excellent pension scheme

If you are an exceptional cook, an experienced chef or a professional caterer tired of working weekends and nights, want more time with your family, then this could be for you!

We have a great opportunity for a new person to join our catering team at Bidwell Brook School in Dartington. Working in our modern well equipment kitchen you will help produce up to 80 meals a day from fresh produce for students and staff. An example of a typical school menu can be found on our school website.

It is likely you will have a background in volume or educational catering although this is not essential. More important is your experience and knowledge of food and cookery which we will expect you to demonstrate at interview to a level equivalent to NVQ 2 or City & Guilds 706/2.

You will be good at working on your own or as part of a team. You will be able to retain your sense of humour and you won’t crack under pressure. Most of all you will have an uncompromising passion for producing food of the highest quality.

For further details and an informal discussion about the role please contact Tony Kershaw on 01803 864120.

Responsibilities:

  • Fully deputise in the absence of the Catering Manager
  • Prepare meals to specification and presentation guide
  • Maintain an ordered and hygienic kitchen
  • Comply with all health and safety

Desired profile:

  • IT literate with English and mathematics to GCSE standard
  • Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate
  • NVQ2 Professional Cookery or City & Guilds 706/2 qualification
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in volume catering
  • Methodical and organised

Application packs are available from the school website www.bidwellbrook.devon.sch.uk.

We do not accept CV’s.

Closing date for applications: Monday 30 October 2017

Interview Date: Friday 3 November 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

 


Kitchen Assistant

Hours:  Monday to Thursday, 9.00am to 2.00pm, 20 hours per week.

Term time working (39 weeks per year)

Temporary for five months initially

Salary:  £15,115.00 f.t.e. (£6,935.00 pro rata) and excellent pension scheme

We have a great opportunity for a new person to join our catering team at Bidwell Brook School in Dartington. Working in our modern well equipped kitchen you will help the catering manager in the preparation of school lunches and help maintain the hygiene of the kitchen.  You will be good at working as part of a team in a time pressured environment.  A food hygiene certificate is desirable.  An example of a typical school menu can be found on our school website.

Responsibilities:

  • Help with the preparation of school lunches
  • Maintain an ordered and hygienic kitchen
  • Comply with all health and safety

For further details and an informal discussion about the role please contact Tony Kershaw on 01803 864120.

Application packs are available from the school website www.bidwellbrook.devon.sch.uk.

We do not accept CV’s.

Closing date for applications: Monday 30 October 2017

Interview Date: Friday 3 November 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.