Current Vacancies 2024

CATERING ASSISTANT (20 hours per week)

An opportunity has arisen for a catering assistant to join our busy school catering team.  Previous experience is not essential as full training will be provided

Monday to Friday 10.30am to 2.30pm - Actual salary £9,984 working term time only plus some inset days

Closing date: Midday on 28 March 2024

Start date:  as soon as possible

Please note a CV will only be accepted alongside a fully completed application form.


  • all general cleaning duties, including all equipment and machines;
  • basic cooking of food, preparing and making salads, sandwiches etc;
  • serving from the counter;
  • ability to work on own initiative manning our sixth form coffee shop if required;
  • being responsible for temperatures of food, fridges, freezers;
  • checking orders;
  • handling money from cash machines;
  • making sure stock is in rotation;
  • filling vending machines;


  • setting out of tables for lunch and then putting them away at the end of service;
  • preparing and setting out water jugs and cups ready for students;
  • supervise the students in the queue and manage them as they move around the diner;
  • ensure the tables are kept clear and clean;
  • sweeping the dining areas at the end of service;
  • support and monitor students during lunch services;

In addition:

to attend any training activities and/or meetings as required; and abiding by all COSHH regulations and follow all health and safety rules and regulations

to maintain a high standard of personal and general cleanliness and hygiene to comply with statutory and school regulations.

Ability to work well within a team
Good organisational skills and attention to detail
Willingness to undertake any appropriate training

Previous experience of working in a large kitchen
Knowledge of COSHH regulations
Basic Hygiene Certificate
Knowledge of health and safety regulations surrounding working in a kitchen


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Application Form GBHS 16th Nov 2023 Download