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Midday Assistant (MDA)

  • SchoolMaldon Primary School
  • SalaryLGPS Scale 1; Point 1; FET £17,842; Estimated at £4,097
  • Start DateImmediate
  • Closing DateFriday 7th May 2021
  • Interviews14th May 2021

Job Summary

Catering / Midday Assistant

 

Pay range:  LGPS Scale 1; Point 1; FET £17,842; Estimated at £4,097

Weeks / Year:            44.3

Hours / Week:           10 ( 11.30 – 1.30)

Contract type:            Part time; Permanent

Start:                          Immediate

Applications close:     7th May 2021Midnight

Interviews:                 14th May 2021

Are you an enthusiastic, fantastic primary Catering / Midday Assistant looking for your next challenge?

Maldon Primary School, part of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), one of the largest Multi-Academy Trusts in the South and East of England, with 4 primary schools in Essex and overall 45 Primary, Secondary and Special Academies in the TKAT Family (www.tkat.org). Our pupils are at the heart of everything we do, and we strive to inspire learners and change lives through great teaching, leadership and learning for all.

The Catering / Midday Assistant needs to be clear thinking physically fit as this role requires manual handling to take delivery of food, managing food in terms of heat control, setting up for service, overseeing / leading the service and the kitchen / equipment,  clean down after service and maintaining food hygiene standards and regulations in line with Essex County Council expectations for school dinners. There is no meal preparation involved in this role.

We are looking for

  • An exemplary catering / midday practitioner,
  • Inspired with passion and ambition,
  • An energetic, creative and committed professional,
  • An optimist with a can-do approach,
  • Establish productive working relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and setting high expectations and meal time manners,
  • Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils within the dinner hall,
  • Support pupils consistently whilst recognising and responding to their individual needs and allergens,
  • With a food hygiene certificate Level 2 or 3,
  • Committed to achieving high standards of service and hygiene.


We will offer you

  • A comprehensive induction programme,
  • A supportive and forward-thinking leadership team,
  • Friendly and supportive environment, where everyone is committed to a work life balance,  
  • The opportunity to be part of exciting development and innovative change,
  • Trust resources and materials to help plan and deliver great dinners,
  • School-to-school support from fellow TKAT schools,
  • Strong, high quality on-going professional development,
  • Regular opportunities to meet and engage with fellow professionals from TKAT and beyond,

 

We strongly encourage a visit/or call to our school is made prior to application if possible. Visits can be arranged by contacting Jodi Quye at admin@maldon-tkat.org or by phone 01621 853409. This visit may be virtual defendant of COVID guidelines at the time.

 

Safeguarding

Maldon Primary School/TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Equal Opportunities

Maldon Primary School/TKAT is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic for example race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit. This includes applications from individuals wishing to work full time, part-time or on a flexible basis.

 

How To Apply

To apply for this role please download and complete a TKAT Application form.

This can then be sent to: businessmanager@maldon-tkat.org

We strongly encourage a visit/or call to our school is made prior to application if possible. Visits can be arranged by contacting Jodi Quye at admin@maldon-tkat.org or by phone 01621 853409. This visit may be virtual defendant of COVID guidelines at the time.

 

 

Address
Wantz Chase, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5DQT: 01621 853409
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