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Job details

Job details
Employer Houghton Regis Academy
Location Central Bedfordshire
Salary £16,481 - £17,574 (pro rata £8,309 – £8,846 per annum)
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts ASAP

Assistant Chef

Ref: 16-17/HRA/009

£16,481 - £17,547 (pro rata £8,309 – £8,846 per annum)

22.5 hours per week, term time only (38 weeks)

To start as soon as possible

Fixed term until July 2017

Closing Date: 23 March 2017

The Houghton Regis Academy requires an exceptional Assistant Chef to deliver a first class food service to pupils and staff. The successful candidate will be required to support the Chef Manager to ensure meals are prepared and served to a high standard.

To be successful you must:

• hold an NVQ Level 2 in Catering and Hospitality

• have an ability to work as part of a close team

• have knowledge of Health and Safety legislation and how it relates to the work in a kitchen

• possess great organisational skills

• have a professional attitude.

It is preferable, however not essential, that you have a background of working in schools; are proficient in baking and hold a current level 2 certificate in Food Safety.

Working hours will be, Monday to Friday, term time only (38 weeks), this is reflected in the pro rata salary.  

If you are looking for a new challenge with a good work life balance we would like to hear from you.

For application forms, please visit our website:

or call our Recruitment Line on 0115 7483344

Please complete our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by visiting: 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.