Chef Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
25/05/2022 12:00
Grade F Points 15-20 depending on experience - £12.42 - £13.71 per hour
Job Category:
Catering / Cleaning
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Closing date:
25 May
Further Information

Posted: 10th May 2022
Closing date: 25th May 2022
Interviews to be held: Week commencing 6th June 2022
Start Date: July/August 2022
Salary: Grade F Points 15-20 depending on experience - £12.42 - £13.71 per hour
Location: Kings Priory School, Tynemouth
Hours of Work: 37 hours per week

We wish to appoint an outstanding Chef Manger to join our Catering Department covering 3 outlets at the Kings Priory School site. The posts will include management of catering support staff, use of IT, food handling/preparation service and all related catering aspects. The candidate will be a highly committed, motivated and energetic team player who is able to make a full contribution to the provision of excellent school food. Working to the structure of the School Food Plan, food safety, health and safety and allergen legislation to provide school food that is nutritious and appealing. Experience of working and managing staff in a catering environment, safely to a budget is required. The posts will involve day to day line management of staff and food preparation. The ability to communicate/manage well within the team is essential.

The posts will be permanent, 37 hours per week term time plus two weeks to support school-based function throughout the year. The post holder will work from 7.00 am until 3:00 pm.

Kings Priory School is one of the highest performing schools in North East of England, providing high quality education to 1450 pupils aged 4 – 19. We are a school with excellent teachers, a family environment, motivated pupils and a commitment to educating the whole child both in and outside of the classroom. We are proud of our pupils who regularly achieve well above the national average in public examinations: *in 2019 at GCSE, 93% of pupils achieved a grade 4+ in English and 87% of pupils achieved a 4+ in Maths. Our pupils also made excellent progress, with a Progress 8 score of +0.28.

The School operates across neighbouring sites in the centre of the attractive coastal village of Tynemouth with short commuting links into Newcastle upon Tyne. Kings Priory School is part of Woodard Academies Trust multi-academy sponsor whose aim is to be a provider of world class education, transforming lives within and across communities. Our Christian Ethos helps to make our school a thoughtful community and we are welcoming, positive and open to pupils and staff of all faiths and none.

Kings Priory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer Recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

*We have used outcomes from 2019 as there are no validated national figures from 2020 for comparison.