​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Catering Assistant(s)

Castleford Park Junior Academy and Glasshoughton Infant Academy are part of the Castleford Academy Trust. We provide a dedicated team of professionals to deliver the best education for pupils for the Castleford community. We are committed to establishing excellent standards and have set our expectations high​ 

Catering Assistant * 2

13.75 hours per week (Mon-Fri 11.15am -14pm) Term Time + 5 Cleaning Days

Grade 3 SCP 10 - 13, £15,613 to £16,491 FTE

 13.75 Hours Actual Salary £4,962 – £5,241​

We are looking for a 2 catering assistant (one position at each school) who can, under the direction/instruction of Kitchen Cook, work both within the existing team and independently to support the catering function in providing a high quality catering service for our pupils. Your role will include but is not limited to:

  • Assisting with the preparation, cooking and service of meals in accordance with our option based menu.

  • Undertaking the cleaning of equipment and kitchen.

  • Preparing the dining room and dining room furniture.

  • Cleaning and clearing the dining room, storing dining furniture.

  • Cleaning fixtures and fittings and the kitchen floor.

  • Demonstrating a high standard of customer service.

  • Encouraging pupils to eat healthily.

You will be/have:

  • Level 2 Award Food Safety (or willing to work towards) – accredited.
  • Able to comply with legislation relating to Health & Hygiene.
  • Flexible and willing to assist with other duties as instructed by Kitchen Cook.
  • A willingness to attend training courses as necessary.
  • Able to assist with the provision of meals in case of emergency feeding.

We pride ourselves on being an inclusive Academy Trust and therefore welcome applications from all sectors, including those who do not have an education background.
Castleford Multi Academy Trust is committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. For all positions at Castleford Multi Academy Trust you are required to complete a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check prior to appointment​

We welcome the opportunity for visitors to come and have a look around. If you think this is the sort of school you would like to be part of and would like to visit us to see for yourself, please contact Mrs Charlotte Probert, School Business Manager on 01977 518959 to arrange a suitable time.
For more information about our school or to apply for the role, please visit www.castlefordacademy.com
Closing date for applications is Friday 17th November with interviews taking place the following week.
Completed application forms should be returned to the School Business Manager at cprobert@pjacademy.net​

Cleaning Advert 2017.pdf
Cleaning Assistant JDPS JULY 2017.pdf