Apprentice Catering Assistant - Prudhoe Community High School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 07/06/2020 23:59
Hours per week:
37 hours
Job Category:
Catering / Cleaning
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Prudhoe Community High School Moor Road Prudhoe Northumberland NE42 5LJ
Closing date:
7 Jun
Further Information

The Council
Northumberland County Council operates a huge range of services across the largest county in the UK. Local Government’s ongoing challenges and the diversity of our residents means we have to work smarter. That’s why we want bold, creative and agile thinkers who can help us move forward and innovate.

The School
Prudhoe Community High School was opened in 1958 with 350 students. In September 2016 and the school is now a thriving, attractive and well resourced and a great place to work! The successful apprentice will assist in the preparation of meals and refreshments and undertake associated kitchen duties. Work will be carried out under the supervision of a Catering Manager.

The role and essential requirements:
Preparation, cooking and service of food and beverages
Setting up of the dining area, including washing tables etc.
Packing meals for transport to other locations where appropriate.
Transport meals between kitchen and serving or dining area as necessary
Preparation of other service points, as necessary.
Assistance with the service of meals and refreshments as required.
Clearance of the dining area and other service points after meal service.
General kitchen duties to include washing up and cleaning of equipment, cupboards, surfaces etc.
Setting up of dining furniture as and when required.
Assist with the administration, collection, reconciliation and security of monies relating to the service including till operation and operation of cashless systems.
Assisting with the receipt and storage of goods, stocktaking and completion of daily monitoring sheets.
Assistance with thorough cleaning of kitchen area and equipment and dining furniture - prior to each school term.
Assistance with thorough checking of light kitchen equipment.
Assisting with the operation of vending services where necessary.
Assisting with special events as and when required.
Ensure compliance with Health and Safety legislation and County Council policies in all aspects but especially when using materials, tools and equipment.
Attend training sessions as and when required.
To cover in the absence of the Catering Manager.
May be required to cover other sites and duties appropriate to the nature, level and grade of the post.

We are offering:
Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (or other pension scheme)
A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision
Training will be Level 2 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.
For more information on the Councils Apprenticeship opportunities, please click here: https://www.northumberland.gov.uk/Education/Apprenticeships.aspx
Please note that successful applicants must be able to attend a Gateway session. For any further information, please contact us on 01670 622104 for an informal discussion.

Northumberland County Council is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sectors of the community. If you require any further information on this or for more details working for Northumberland County Council, please click here: http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/working
If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to attend interview please contact us on the above number or email to apprenticeships@northumberland.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.