Amey provides the Catering service for the School meals to all pupils, Duties consist of assisting the chef with the preparing of the nutritionally analysed menu each day and includes the preparation of light snacks and refreshments. This is very much a hands-on role which is required to ensure that the kitchen and service areas are kept clean and tidy and are aligned to the industry standards to ensure staff always follow strict hygiene practices.
School: Braidburn School
Address: 107 Oxgangs Road Edinburgh EH14 1ED
Hours per week: 16 Hours
10:30 to 14:30 Monday to Thursday
Contract: Fixed Term 9 months
Salary: £9.90 per hour
What will this role involve?
Basic preparation of food and drinks Preparation of vegetables and snacks Simple cooking of food (including the heating and/or reconstitution of convenience foods and vegetables) Transportation and serving of meals (including the packing and unpacking of food into containers) Washing up and clearing away equipment Cash handling Cleaning of the kitchen, its surrounds and the equipment
What are we looking for?
- Highly organised, responsible, efficient and excellent attention to detail
- Strong customer services skills, friendly, approachable with a positive work ethic
- Welcome the opportunity to learn and support others
- Ability to recognise, with training, the importance of Food Hygiene and Health & Safety Food Hygiene L2
Amey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff to demonstrate this commitment in every aspect of their work. You will be required to undergo our enhanced PVG check before commencing employment – please let us know upfront on any queries should you have any.
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- Competitive salary
- Exceptional development and progression plan
- Contributory Pension Scheme
- Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays
- Additional Leave Purchase Scheme
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