Cloughwood Academy Catering Assistant 25 hours

PayScale: Grade 2 (£11757.90 to £11869.88 pro rata)

Monday to Friday Term time only Hours between 8:15am to 1:30pm

Kaleidoscope Learning Trust is seeking to appoint a Catering Assistant to its “Outstanding” rated founding school Cloughwood Academy.

Are you passionate about food and enjoy working as part of a team? We are currently recruiting for a Catering Assistant to work as a valued member of our dedicated kitchen team.

You will be supporting the Catering Lead in all areas of the service at Cloughwood Academy This may involve working with Year 12 /13 Catering students. Possible tasks include food preparation, cooking, portion control, allergen compliance and preparing the dining room for service.

Our Catering Assistants are our point of contact with our hungry staff and students. Whilst serving meals all team members help ensure that food hygiene and health & safety regulations are followed. We want to help make good lunchtime memories for our students so it is essential that you can demonstrate an attitude which is appropriate to the school environment.

Successful completion of the NVQ food hygiene certificate will be required upon appointment.

Applicants will receive an excellent induction and CPD opportunities to further develop their career. This is an extremely exciting time to be joining our successful, growing team.

Closing date: Friday 7th July 2023

Interviews: Tuesday 11th July 2023

Please find below Job Description, Person Specification, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form:

Catering Assistant JD

Catering Assistant Person Specification

Application-Form-Cloughwood NEW 23.05.2023


If you would like further details, please telephone 01606 537690, or email:

Due to the volume of applications received, if you do not hear from the school within 3 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful this time.

Kaleidoscope Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

All appointments are made subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including Disclosure and Barring Service.