Catering Assistant

Up to £10,000
18 Nov 2020
23 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Catering Assistant

Reed Education work in partnership with Lancashire County Council (Lancashire Teaching Agency) and we are now recruiting for Catering Assistants to join our team in the Lancaster area

Duties Include but not limited to:
  • To assist the Cook in the preparation and cooking of meals
  • To provide support in the preparation, cooking and serving of meals to meet dietary and cultural requirements
  • To act up in the absence of the Cook and take over duties and responsibilities
  • To maintain high standards of food hygiene and cleanliness in accordance with the relevant regulations and catering standards
  • Daily cleaning of all areas in accordance with the cleaning schedule.
  • Adhere to all food hygiene regulations
  • Assist the Cook in developing the catering service.

Person Specification
  • Level 2 food safety qualification is essential
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Level 2 healthier foods, special diets certificate is desirable
  • Knowledge of basic food preparation

In return, what we will offer you:
  • Free Continuous Professional Development through LCC
  • Access to Reed discount club and pension scheme
  • Help and advice on career development and interview preparation
  • Paid in line with LCC
  • Excellent support and guidance from your dedicated consultant, specifically focused on school business manager & bursar roles/positions

If you are interested in being considered for this role, please contact Emma Knight on or call on

Reed Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

All applicants will be subject to references, Full Enhanced Children and Adult DBS and List 99 check before starting work.