King James' School

Assistant Chef

A superb opportunity to assist our award winning catering team

40 weeks per year

(Term Time + Training Days + 1 week)

January 2018 start. Full time

£14,070 - £15,201 actual

This is a superb opportunity to assist an award winning catering team serving over 1200 people daily via our Food Court, 6th Form Café and hospitality services.

You will need relevant qualifications and be passionate about food, service and quality.

As the school’s Assistant Chef, you will assist the Head Chef with preparing both hot and cold meals for breakfast, break and lunch whilst leading on hospitality. You will be able to take responsibility for the safe, effective and efficient operation of all activities within the kitchen of a large inclusive secondary school.

We offer a competitive salary, generous holidays and access to a contributory local pension scheme.

We welcome you to visit our school before applying. For an informal discussion about the role or to arrange a visit, please contact:

Richard Lever (Head Chef) on 01423 866061.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of young people. This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS check which will be arranged for the successful applicant.

For further details please see our Candidate Information document below.

To apply, please download and complete our application form below. Applications must be sent to:

and be received by: Monday 27th November 2017, 8.00am

Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 5th December 2017.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.