The Supply Register is the newly appointed managed service provider for Ark Schools and their 38 Academies in Birmingham, Hastings, London and Portsmouth, supporting the Trust with all their supply and temporary staffing requirements. As part of this service, we are currently recruiting Assistant Chef’s to work at our schools in South East London.
By joining the Ark Schools’ bank, you will receive notifications directly from the Academy’s Cover Manager through the Candidate Portal or via their dedicated Partnership Team regarding immediate requirements (daily, short term and long-term supply) as well as any upcoming positions within the Trust on either a permanent or fixed-term basis.
30-35 hours per week with the potential for pernanent for the right individual. If this sounds like you, we would like to hear from you.
Reporting to the School Chef, the main duties and responsibilities will include the delivery of a high standard of catering provision including the preparation and cooking of food.
You will be self-motivated with an excellent knowledge of cooking techniques and will support the Assistant Chef to ensure all students/staff are catered for.
Assist with food preparations including preparing vegetables, salads, and fruit.
Assist with serving lunch to pupils and staff.
Accept kitchen deliveries.
Ensure stock checks and storing/rotating are actioned as required and requested by the Chef.
Ensure refrigerators and freezers are kept organised and clean.
Promoting the catering service within the school and participating in special events.
Support and carry out requests and direction by the Chef.
Communication with the school’s Chef, administration staff, Lunchtime Supervisors and Head Teacher.
Hold Right to Work in the UK
Have previous catering exepreince
Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
Provide two professional references
This position is subject to the completion of an Enhanced DBS