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Snaith Primary School



Pt 6 (old 17) £9.94 per hour 32.5 hours per week term time plus 5 extra days

We are seeking to appoint a new Cook to join our fabulous catering team to start as soon as possible.

This post will suit an established caterer with some previous experience of working in school catering.

The ideal candidate will desirably hold a catering qualification, such as NVQ level 3/ 706 1 and 2, a minimum of Level 2 food hygiene qualification. Good knowledge of the allergen legislation introduced by the government in 2014 and a working knowledge of the Governments’ food standards regarding school food and drink, along with some knowledge of special dietary needs and nutritional requirements, or be willing to attend the necessary courses to gain the appropriate knowledge and skills.

You will need to be a team player who can work to a high standard, whilst possessing the appropriate supervisory skills to manage a kitchen and necessary paperwork. You will also need to be approachable, enthusiastic, flexible and committed to provide and develop our service further.

On a daily basis you will be responsible for preparation, cooking and service of food (including a range of special dietary requirements where required). Also allergen awareness in accordance with current food safety regulations, food standards for school food, and health and safety regulations and local authority regulations, along with maintaining the high standard of cleanliness in the kitchen.

Please note the school takes the safeguarding and welfare of children very seriously so references for all shortlisted candidates will be requested before the interview and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

In these difficult times we would advise applicants to visit the school via our website to see who we are and what we do!  Following shortlisting we will be able to arrange visits to the school and interview.


Further details and an application pack can be found on our website:

Please return applications to the Headteacher at: or go to to apply online

The closing date is Friday 18th September and interviews are to be held on Thursday 24th September.