Head Chef, Ruislip

Closing date:

Ruislip Gardens Primary SchoolRuislip
Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £16,433 - £17,895
Contract term: Permanent

Head Chef

30 hours per week, Term Time only + 5 training days 


£16,433 - £17,895 per annum inclusive of Outer London Weighting, Scale 5 

REF: SCH/16642SR

Location: Ruislip, Middlesex 

Work Pattern: Monday to Friday, 7:30am - 2:00pm

Start Date: January 2019

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be fully committed to Ruislip Gardens’ visions and values.
  • Be an enthusiastic, experienced and proactive person.
  • Demonstrate good supervisory skills to inspire and lead our catering team.
  • Have a proven track record as a chef, ideally having worked in a school environment and      be dedicated to doing a good job. 
  • Have the vision to promote healthy eating within the school. 
  • Find creative ways to make healthy food interesting to children.
  • Be computer literate as the role has an element of administrative activity. 
  • Build good relationships with staff and client schools alike.

In return, we offer:

  • Highly motivated, well behaved children who enjoy coming to school.
  • A strong team of dedicated staff who are committed to maintaining high standards.
  • A supportive and friendly Governing Body committed to continuing school improvement.
  • On-going commitment to your professional development. 
  • The opportunity to make a real contribution to school development.

Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged so you can see our wonderful school for yourself before applying. Please contact the school office to make arrangements on 01895 632895 or officeemail@ruislipgardensschool.co.uk 

CLOSING DATE: 17 December 2018 – NOON

Early applications are encouraged as shortlisting will take place upon receipt of applications. Shortlisted candidates will be called to interview at the first available opportunity.

CVs will not be accepted 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.


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More about Ruislip Gardens Primary School
Address: Stafford Road, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 6PD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1895 632895