Catering Manager - Primary School

England, Essex, Colchester
£10 - £11 per hour
11 May 2021
08 Jun 2021
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Catering Manager - Primary School

Temporary, Part Time

£10 - £11 Per Hour - PAYE

Location: Mersea

Closing Date: 19/05/2021

Catering Manager - Primary - South Colchester Area - £10 - £11 Per Hour, PAYE

Do you have experience in catering?

Are you looking for a role that fits in with school hours?

Are you happy to work within a primary school setting and to undergo a DBS check?

We have an immediate need for a confident and capable Catering Manager to lead a small team of 2. This is a part time role finishing before 2pm Monday to Friday.

Previous experience working in a school setting and relevant clearance is advantageous but not essential. What is crucial is you have clear experience running a successful kitchen and catering team.

For those interested this role that could lead to permanent employment opportunities, but applications for temporary only is fine.

HOURS - 26 hours a week, Monday to Friday, term time.

ROLE - You will be leading a team of 2 both of which have vital roles within the kitchen. You will be responsible for the day to day running of the kitchen including all daily checks, stock rotation, ordering etc. along with monthly stocktakes

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED - Previous experience in a restaurant or school kitchen management is desirable. Knowledge of preparing healthy, balanced meals from scratch is a must. Managing a budget and completing stock takes is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided as a part of our commitment to staff development.

At this time there a multiple vacancies across the county that can accommodate applicants looking for both full time and part time work. No matter the hours you can offer each week please do apply if you have the skills and experience.

Any questions or queries about this role or any other advertised please do not hesitate to email

As part of employment with Essex County Council should your role require a DBS check you will be required to register with the DBS update service. The DBS update service ensures all registered DBS certificates are kept up to date and allows authorised parties to view the status of your certificate. This is an annual subscription and you will be responsible for ensuring this is maintained. For further information on the DBS update service please visit:

Essex County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.