“We grow people”
“An outstanding school”
(Ofsted July 2010, October 2012, September 2017)
We are currently looking for a Catering Manager
Abbey Court caters for pupils aged 3-19 with Severe Learning Difficulties, and is currently located on 2 Strood sites; Nursery & Primary (Cliffe Road) and Secondary & Further Education (Rede Court Road). The Cliffe Road site is a purpose built premises which opened to pupils in April 2017.
The kitchen team take pride in the delivery of fresh and appetising food for both pupils and staff, and work to high standards following Health and Safety protocols at all times. This role would suit somebody with a flexible and energetic approach, who enjoys running a busy kitchen and working as part of a committed and supportive team.
Working hours are 28.5 per week (8.15am to 2.00pm) term time only + 10 staff development and cleaning days. Equipment, training and induction will be provided.
Qualification requirements (obtained or willingness to work towards):-
- Level 2 Food Safety & Level 3 Managing Food Hygiene – essential
- Health & Safety – desirable
- Experience in Special Diets - desirable
Due to the conditions and complex needs of the pupils at Abbey Court School, continuity and consistency of support is paramount and therefore candidates for all positions will need to commit to the full working hours of the post.
This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of appointment for post is subject to a satisfactory Criminal Record Bureau Disclosure.
Closing Date: 23 April 2019 - 4pm
How to apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.
An application pack is available to download below or please write to/telephone (stating the role for which you are applying ): Mrs Linda Taylor, School Business Manager, Abbey Court , Rede Court Road, Strood, ME2 3SP - 01634 338236