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Catering Assistant at Chulmleigh Primary School

Permanent, part-time

Catering Assistant

7.5 hours per week x 39 weeks per annum


Grade A £10.60 per hour

(pay award pending)

Required As Soon As Possible

Chulmleigh Primary School has a strong family ethos, which is inclusive to all.  Our children behave exceptionally well, and we are proud of them, not only because of enthusiasm and engagement with their learning, but also because they are responsible, caring and confident individuals. 

We are seeking to appoint a permanent part time Catering Assistant to work alongside our existing Academy Catering Team assisting in providing high quality meals at Chulmleigh Primary School. You will need to be enthusiastic and enjoy the challenge of working in a busy school.

The permanent Catering Assistant role is offered for 39 weeks per year (term time only).

The work pattern will be 5 days a week, 1.5 hours per day. Working hours will be from 11:45 am – 1:15 pm.

The post involves serving meals, washing up and cleaning the dining area.

Training in food hygiene would be an advantage, but training can be given if a Food Hygiene Certificate is not held.

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.

To apply please download an application form from the Chulmleigh Academy Trust website Link to website please

Completed application forms to be emailed to by 10 am on Friday, 29 September 2023All 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.  All staff undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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: 10 am Friday, 29 September 2023

Interview Date:  week commencing 2nd October 2023