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Job title:
Primary School Cook - Mill Green School
Job reference:
Environmental & Trading Services
SCP 11-13
From: 8.03 To: 8.39 per hour (equalised pay)
22.5 per week (term time only)
Closing date:


We have a vacancy for a Cook at Mill Green School.

Hours of work are 22.5 per week, variable between the hours of 9.00am and 1.30pm Monday - Friday.

The main duties of the post are:

Controlling the day to day management of the school kitchen to the systems and standards as laid down by the catering division.

Organising the work force, preparation, cooking and serving food to the highest possible standard, ordering supplies, controlling portion size, menu and product sampling.

Training staff in the use of equipment and materials, recording of all training.

Maintaining records and making routine returns to the catering division including simple profit and loss account and time sheets.

Working together with the Head teacher to promote the school meals service to parents and pupils.

Being in receipt of a basic food hygiene certificate is essential.

Being in receipt of NVQ level 2 or equivalent is desirable.

This post is subject to Enhanced disclosure.

For an informal chat about this post please contact Glenda Cook, Area Supervisor on 01744 676722 Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 5.00pm.

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