Firstsite Canteen – Catering Assistant 
Reporting to: Programme Manager, Learning and Education
Date: June 2018
Salary: £7.90/hour
Status: Casual, part time. 23 July to 31 August, fixed term.

The Firstsite Canteen forms part of Firstsite’s School Holiday Programme, which aims to provide a holistic approach to child and family well-being during the school holidays. The canteen will provide hot, nutritious meals to families at an affordable price. Families that qualify for Free School Meals will be able to access the lunches at no cost.

The Catering Assistant supports the Kitchen Manager in the daily operation of the canteen. The post holder will work closely with other catering staff to prepare and deliver hot, healthy and nutritious meals for children and families.

The Catering Assistant, Firstsite Canteen is principally responsible for preparing meals, serving food and general cleaning duties, ensuring they are in compliance with Health and Safety and Hygiene Standards at all times.

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Please submit a CV and a one page covering letter, outlining your relevant experience and qualifications for the role, to, stating ‘Catering Assistant’ in the subject line. Please also include a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form. Alternatively, send your application via post to:

Sue Hogan, Firstsite Canteen
Lewis Gardens, High Street
Colchester, CO1 1JH

Application deadline: Friday 13 July 2018
Interview dates: Thursday 19 July 2018

Successful applicants will need to bring their Food Hygiene Certificate and DBS certificate to the interview.


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