Catering Assistant, Croydon

Closing date:

Orchard Park High SchoolCroydon

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Actual salary £10,481
Contract term: Permanent

Orchard Park High School
Working hours: 22.5 hours per week term time only
NJC Grade: Grade 1a

Orchard Park High School is a “Good school, with outstanding features”. We are a smaller than average mixed secondary school, which has high expectations of teaching and learning, uniform and behavior. We pride ourselves on our excellent relationships with pupils, and our strong and caring ethos underpinned by traditional values.

Applications are sought for a Catering Assistant, to start as soon as possible. We are looking for a professional, self-motivated and capable person who can provide a high quality catering service for our 900 pupils. The successful candidate will have previous experience of catering for large numbers and a passion for delivering great food along with outstanding customer service.

In return we can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work in a school that is Good with Outstanding features.
  • A good pension scheme with other benefits such as an employee assistant scheme, cycle to work scheme, and childcare voucher scheme.
  • A friendly and supportive kitchen environment.
  • Job satisfaction gained from providing our pupils with healthy and nutritious meals, and being an essential part of the school day.

For further information about the school and an application form please visit:  

Alternatively, please email our HR department:

We cannot accept CVs as a form of application due to safeguarding reasons. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date should there be an appropriate candidate.

Closing Date: Tuesday 3rd October 2018.
Interviews will be held shortly thereafter.

Orchard Park High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Orchard Way, Shirley, Croydon CR0 7NJ  
Tel. 020 8776 0220, Fax. 020 8777 3904
Headteacher: Mrs C Warnock  

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More about Orchard Park High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Orchard Way, Shirley, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 7NJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8776 0220