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General Kitchen Assistant - Duties include basic food preperation, serving lunches to pupils and staff, washing up and cleaning.

Grade 3 Level 1 - 4 (£17,183 to £17,639 per annum, reduced pro-rata)

Permanent contract - Term Time Only plus 4 days for training and cleaning

12 hours 30 minutes per week, Monday to Friday, 11.30am to 2.00pm

We are looking to recruit a General Kitchen Assistant to join our team at Applefields School, to start as soon as possible. We are a special school for pupils with a variety of additional needs aged 11 - 19.

As part of our catering team you will be performing a variety of tasks to help prepare tasty, nutritious meals from locally sourced fresh produce.

Your role will be to support the cook in delivering an effective catering service operating to the highest standards of food safety.

Level 2 Food Hygiene Certificate is essential on appointment.

On a daily basis you will be carrying out food preparation, setting out and clearing away dining furniture, serving meals to students and staff, washing up and cleaning the kitchen and dining rooms.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For further details and an application pack please see below.

Please submit completed forms by post or electronically to: Adam Booker, Headteacher, Applefields School, Bad Bargain Lane, York YO31 0LW or by email to

Closing Date: Friday, 28th September 2018 at 12 midnight

Interview Date: W/c 8th October 2018