King James' School

Assistant Cook

A superb opportunity to assist our Head Chef as part of an 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 to be passionate about food, service and quality.

As the school’s Assistant Cook, you will assist the Head Chef with preparing both hot and cold meals for breakfast, break and lunch. 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 11th December 2017, 8.00am

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.