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Catering Assistant – Full Time

Scale 1b. Actual salary: £15,200 per annum
35 hours per week (7.00am-2.30pm). Term Time Only (plus 7 days).
Closing Date
Friday May 27th, 2022 9am
Interview Date
Wednesday 15th June 2022

The Role

Trinity Academy St Edward’s

Catering Assistant – Full Time

35 hours per week (7.00am-2.30pm)
Term Time Only (plus 7 days)

Scale 1b

Actual salary: £15,200 per annum

Trinity Multi Academy Trust is proud to have transformed the life chances of thousands of pupils across its existing academies, and our core values of Empathy, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility run through all aspects of academy life. Our secondary schools consistently achieve academic results which place them in the top 10% of highest performing schools in the country and receive national and international recognition for the quality of their provision.

As a trust we were excited to have been chosen by the Department for Education as their approved sponsor to open a new secondary school to support the increasing population of Barnsley. In September 2021 Trinity Academy St Edward’s opened its doors to a founding cohort of Year 7 students from across the town.

We are now looking to recruit a Catering Assistant to join our fabulous team. Our school cohort is going to double from September, and we need passionate and hard-working colleagues to join our small catering team. If you have an interest in preparing and making food and have creative ideas for continually improving our menu, then this job really is for you. We have a strong culture that focuses purely on our children and these roles contribute significantly to our children’s day to day lives. We want only the best food and diet for our children, if children eat healthy diets and remain hydrated, we know the benefits are huge with concentration and learning in the classroom. We move to a brand new £25million, 18-acre site in the 2023-24 academic year and will a state-of-the-art kitchen and dining area. It really is an exciting time to be part of #TeamTrinity.

What we need?
• Basic numeracy and literacy
• Experience of working within a catering role (this does not need to have been in a paid role)
• Knowledge of basic cooking skills
• Knowledge of food preparation, food handling skills
• Team player

What can we offer you?
• The opportunity to work with a progressive and forward thinking, Multi Academy Trust, where you are making the difference to the lives of hundreds of young people.
• Opportunities for development and career progression.
• Range of benefits including reduced cost health cover and access to the West Yorkshire Pension Fund.

You must be fully committed to optimising the opportunities that are available to children and young people, secure in the knowledge that you will be joining an ambitious forward-thinking Academy Trust that sets the standards for our family of schools and academies.

Start Date: Thursday 1 September 2022
Closing Date: 9.00am Friday 27 May 2022
Interview Date: Wednesday 15 June 2022

Trinity Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are made subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer and want our staff profile to reflect the community we serve.