Ark Academy is an all-through school based in state-of-the-art accommodation set against the backdrop of the iconic Wembley Stadium. The school opened to reception pupils in September 2008 and then to year 7 in September 2010. Ark Academy has grown year on year with each new intake of students and now teaches students from 3 to 18 years, and is looking for dedicated staff to join its current team.
We are looking to recruit a temporary Full Time Chef, on a term time basis, to cover a period of maternity leave and to assist the Catering Manager with all aspects of food preparation, food service, kitchen hygiene and other duties associated with the running of the academies kitchen.
The successful candidate will be an excellent team player with experience of working in the catering industry, ideally within a school or education setting. We are looking for someone who will be a good role model for our students who is genuinely interested in supporting the Academy.
To be successful you must:
· hold a certificate in Food Safety and an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification in catering
· have experience of working in a kitchen, including knowledge of Health and Safety and Food Safety legislation
· have high standard food preparation and service
· be able to effectively, motivate and work as part of a large team
· have great organisational skills.
It is preferable that you have a background of working with volume catering and/or in schools although this is not essential. If you are innovative, hardworking, with the ability to motivate a team to consistently deliver a superior service we want to hear from you.
This role is term time only (40 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.
To apply, please submit your application via the following link: https://goo.gl/bVCL5d The deadline for applications is 9am Monday 19 February 2018. If you would like any further information or wish to discuss this role, please contact the Catering Manager, Victoria Longdon, on 020 8385 4370 or contact the HR Advisor via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: 9am Monday 19 February 2018
Salary: Scale 4 Pt 11-17 (£17,046 – £19,111 actual pro rata salary based on 36hrs per week 40 weeks per annum) dependent on experience
Start date: As soon as possible
Interviews: Week commencing 19 February 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Ark is Committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.