Catering Team Leader

The Lakes SchoolCumbria

Vacancy for Catering Team Leader 

37 hours a week term time only (38 weeks plus 1 week INSET)

Start date: 31 August 2021

This post is part of the Cumbria County Council Single Status arrangements. The Role Profile is part of the ‘Operations’ suite, specifically, OP7i £22183 - £23080 FTE

The Lakes School is seeking a permanent Catering Team Leader to join our established catering team who offer a breakfast service, break time snacks and refreshments along with a full lunch service. The successful candidate will be able to review and develop our current provision and draw on their own experience and expertise to ensure that the school delivers a high quality catering service.    

Experience of working in a school setting is desirable but not essential. The successful candidate will have in place or be willing to work towards the acquisition of appropriate qualifications, including hygiene certificates, and have a working knowledge of the National Nutritional Standards including allergen regulations. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work closely with our other team members.  We are looking for a highly motivated and committed chef who understands the importance of providing high quality nutritious meals for students and staff. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS and health check along with two satisfactory references. Applications will only be considered when submitted on a fully completed school application form. All applicants will be considered on the basis of their suitability for the post regardless of age, sex, race or disability.

Further details for this position are available from Mrs Donna Bell, Headteacher’s PA at the school or by emailing who can also be contacted for informal conversations with the Headteacher and current post holder. Interviews will be conducted in line with Covid-19 guidance.

Closing Date: Friday 2nd July 2021 at 10am

Interviews will be held: Wednesday 7th July 2021

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The Lakes School


The Lakes School
Troutbeck BridgeWindermereCumbriaLA23 1HWUnited Kingdom
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