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Catering Assistant

Hours of work: 15.75 Hours
Working pattern: Part-time, Term-time only 
(As the position is part-time/term-time only, the above salary will be pro rata)

Closing date: Wednesday 31 August 2022

For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact:

The Eastbourne Academy
Brodrick Road
East Sussex
BN22 9RQ

Phone:   01323 514900
Email:     tea-office@swale.at
Website: www.theeastbourneacademy.org

Please note, we do not accept CVs.

  • Salary: £6,864 pro rata (£18,751 fte) SAT 3
  • Permanent.
  • Term time plus 5 staff development days.
  • 15.75 hours a week, Monday to Friday.

We have an opportunity to appoint an energetic and enthusiastic person, who has a passion for food, to help and support our catering team in the provision of healthy meals for our staff and students. 

As a catering assistant you will assist in the preparation, cooking and serving of food and beverages and the setting up and cleaning of the dining hall and kitchen areas.

No experience is necessary as training will be given. Full uniform will be provided.

The Eastbourne Academy is a vibrant, successful and inclusive learning community where both students and staff thrive. At the heart of our school are traditional values where every student is expected to Learn, Engage and Respect.

Join us to benefit from:

  • Friendly and supportive school environment;
  • Be part of a highly successful Trust;
  • CPD opportunities;
  • Local Government Pension Scheme – with a generous employer contribution;
  • Employee Assistance Programme – Wellbeing and advice;
  • Ride to Work Scheme;
  • Employee Referral Recruitment Incentive.

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

If you are interested in this post, please contact Mrs Diana Henningway for an informal discussion.  diana.henningway@swale.at and 01323 514900 X268

Completed applications should be sent to hroperations@swale.at or by post to The Eastbourne Academy, Brodrick Road, Eastbourne East Sussex BN22 9RQ. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.  

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact recruitment@swale.at  or 01795 426091 (option 2)

We are happy to discuss any support you may need during your application process as part of our reasonable adjustment approach.

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interview Date: Week Commencing 5th September 2022

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure

Additional Information

Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.

Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).
For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children.  All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.
  • Job reference
  • ACAD/TP/43239/25796

  • Number of positions
  • 1

  • Location
  • Eastbourne

  • Salary
  • £18,751

  • Closing date
  • 31 August 2022

  • Organisation
  • The Eastbourne Academy

  • Contract type
  • Permanent

  • Work pattern
  • Part Time

  • Hours
  • 15.75

  • Job type
  • Support Staff - Education