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General Assistant - Catering

Worth SchoolWest Sussex

Worth School is an independent Catholic Benedictine Boarding and Day School for pupils aged 11 – 18, set in a rural location near Turners Hill.

This is an exciting time to join our Catering Team with many new developments including service and menus in our thriving department. As such we are recruiting General Assistants to work in our well-established Catering Department.

The successful candidate will provide support to the Head of Catering in the provision of a comprehensive catering service that provides quality, service and consistency. You will assist in the day to day cleaning and running of the Refectory, complying with statutory and organisation regulations. You will be conversant with the requirement of basic food hygiene providing excellent performance and customer service.

The ability to work in a team and contribute to the departments overall success is essential, as well as taking pride in your work, completing it to a high standard. There are many opportunities for training and development within the department; including apprenticeship training schemes.

In return we offer our own generous salary scale and an enhanced benefits scheme including an employee assistance programme, meal provision and enhanced pension contribution. Employees have access to our facilities including an on-site gym and benefit from free parking, social events and discounted school fees. Recruitment We are committed to the safeguarding of children.

References and DBS checks will be conducted on the successful applicant.

Please note there is no public transport to the site; however subsidised travel can be arranged.

Applicants are required to submit an application form on-line.

Alternatively, an application form and job details are available from the HR department or from our website .


T: 01342 710215

Please ensure you complete the statement in support of your application detailing why you are the right person for the role.

Closing date for applications: 14th January 2022*

*We reserve the right to invite candidates for interview prior to the closing date and to close vacancies early if we have sufficient suitable applications. Therefore, we encourage interested applicants to submit an application as soon as possible.

This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this vacancy; Worth School are not able to offer visa sponsorship

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