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Lavington School

EQUA Trust

Catering Assistant


We are looking for a Catering Assistant to join us as soon as possible. Working 30 hours per week, 6 hours per day term time only (38 weeks per year) from 8.45am to 2.45 p.m.   Ideally you will have had experience working in a kitchen preparing food or working within a school environment, however training will be provided.


Personal attributes

As Catering Assistant, you will assist in providing catering and food services to the school, maintaining an awareness of health and food safety standards, and working as part of a team to ensure service delivery across the contract.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of items on the menu as directed by the Head Chef
  • Serving food to students
  • Operation of tills and use of cashless catering
  • Clearing up of kitchen and dining hall

Salary & Benefits

Salary £10.50 per hour.  


Lavington School
The Spring
Market Lavington
SN10 4EB

Supporting documents

Deadline and how to apply

The closing date is Friday 29th September.  Applications will be assessed upon receipt and we reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.  An early application is therefore advised.

Please send your completed application form along with a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4, outlining your suitability for the post, to hr@lavington.wilts.sch.uk 

If you would like to visit the school or if you have any questions please contact hr@lavington.wilts.sch.uk 

Supporting Information

Lavington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure before an appointment is confirmed.

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