Sous Chef, Wembley, London

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Ark Academy - SecondaryWembley, London

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Start date: Immediate Start available
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,067 - £22,479 dependent on experience
Contract term: Permanent

Sous Chef - Ark Academy

Opportunity to join an ‘Outstanding’ all-through academy specialising in mathematics and citizenship.

Ark Academy is an all-through school based in state-of-the-art accommodation in Wembley, set against the backdrop of the iconic Wembley Stadium, with excellent transport links

We are currently seeking an outstanding Sous Chef to work under the direction of the Catering Manager to prepare, cook and present food to the highest possible standards, working within pre-agreed budgetary targets. The Sous Chef will take responsibility for supplies for their area of responsibility and ensure that dishes are produced and costed to required standards of quality and presentation for service. They will supervise other kitchen staff and assist in the planning and preparation of menus, ensuring that an excellent standard of academy dining is maintained at all times. 

The ideal candidate will:

  • have experience of catering in large quantities
  • a relevant catering qualification and Health and Hygiene certification
  • be hard working, committed and highly organized
  • be an excellent team player 
  • be committed to Ark’s ethos of high expectations and no excuses 

To apply please  visit and complete the online application which should be submitted by 8am on Monday 12 November 2018. For further information or a confidential discussion please contact our catering manager, Victoria Longdon at or 020 8385 4370 ext 326

Reports to:  Catering Manager

Start date:  ASAP

Salary:  Band 5, point 18-22 Inner London scale (£20,067 - £22,479)

Hours:  8:00am – 4:00pm: 36 hours per week, permanent

Work Pattern: Term time only (42 weeks)

Disclosure level: Enhanced

We value diversity and are committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. The successful candidate will be subject to DBS and any other relevant employment checks.

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More about Ark Academy - Secondary
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Bridge Road, Wembley, Middlesex, HA9 9JP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 385 4370
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About Ark Academy

Ark Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational all-through academy for 3 to 18-year-olds in Wembley, London. It opened its primary school in September 2008 and its secondary school in September 2010. Ark Academy is recent...