Food Service Assistant

08 Jul

The School is looking to recruit a Food Service Assistant to work in our busy catering department from September 2022.

Food Service Assistant

Salary: £17,290 FTE

Hours: 25 hours per week over 5 working days* Equates to: £9,997 pro rata £9.50 per hour

Weeks: Term time only plus 2 weeks (38 weeks)

*occasional evening and weekend work may be required


The School is looking to recruit a Food Service Assistant to work in our busy catering department from September 2022. The core purpose of this role is to provide effective support to the Catering Manager through the ability to prepare food to a high standard, serve food to staff and pupils, and maintain cleanliness and hygiene standards.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a sector-leading educational organisation which values continuous professional development, a culture of collaboration, reflective practice and where colleagues are nurtured, supported and encouraged in their careers.

The successful candidate will have some previous experience and knowledge of food preparation and cooking skills.

Our Offer

Join a highly talented and supportive team and governing body

 Competitive salary

 A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings

 A positive and innovative working environment surrounded by students, staff, parents and governors

 A collaborative and supportive attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of teamwork and unity

 Cycle to Work scheme

 Free lunch during term time

 NEST pension scheme (8.7% employer contribution, 6% employee contribution)

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded from our website

Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Mrs Cath Knowles, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to

The closing date for applications is 11am on Monday 27 June 2022.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks.

Hereford Cathedral School is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3 to 18.

  • Herefordshire
  • Part-time
  • 08 July 2022


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Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford, HR1 2NG

01432 363506

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