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Catering Assistant


Two posts available

30 hours per week term time only

20 hours per week term time only

Grade A: £10.60 per hour (pay award pending)


Required from 1 September 2023


Applications are invited to join our Academy Catering Team as a Catering Assistant at Chulmleigh Community College. 

We are pleased to offer two permanent posts (term time, including Non-Pupil Days):

  • 30 hours per week 39 weeks per year
  • 20 hours per week 39 weeks per year

The available working patterns are:

  • Monday to Friday, 08:30am – 3:00pm (with a 30-minute unpaid break).
  • Monday to Friday, 10:30am – 2:30pm

Other working patterns may be available and will be discussed at interview.

The posts involve preparing and serving meals, washing up and cleaning the dining area. A qualification in food hygiene would be an advantage, but training will be given if a Food Hygiene Certificate is not held.

You will join a hardworking, friendly, and highly valued catering team who are committed to our ambition to offer the best provision to all our pupils across all areas of their education.

Employment benefits include eligibility to join the Local Government Pension Scheme.

We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity and access for all, irrespective of age, background, race, gender, religion, ability, disability, or sexuality. We welcome applications for employment from the whole community. 

The full job description and application form can be found in the attachments section below.

Please email the completed application form to Please indicate on your application your preferred working pattern. All applications will be acknowledged.

As employers we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and in that regard have appropriate policies and procedures.  Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and interviews will include questions about safeguarding children. In line with government guidance, we may carry out online searches against shortlisted applicants’ names as part of our due diligence checks.

Closing date : All applications will be reviewed on receipt

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview