Cook 5 Ermysteds Grammar School

Cook 5 Ermysteds Grammar School – Skipton
Grade: H
Salary: £15.17 to £16.63 per hour Plus a £250 Recruitment Payment
Vacancy Hours: 37 Hours Per Week 
Location:  Ermysteds Grammar school, Gargrave road Skipton, BD23 1PL
Contract Type: Established, Term Time Only
Weekend Working: No  
Are you searching for a role where you can use your catering skills whilst supporting your local community?


We have an opportunity to join our friendly and professional catering team where you will be providing tasty, nutritious, home-cooked meals made from locally sourced fresh produce.


North Yorkshire Caterers is a ‘fresh food’ organisation encouraging children and young people to choose nutritious meals.
We are proud to offer a wide choice of healthy options to our children encouraging them to eat well and fuelling their appetite for learning.


 We are recruiting a Catering Manager to join our friendly team at Ermysteds Grammar School, Gargrave Road Skipton, BD23 1PL.


As a Catering Manager you will be delivering an effective catering service operating to the highest standards of food safety offering a break and lunch time service.
Your role will require you to prepare and cook for approximately 500/600 children a day, serve meals to pupils and staff as well as other kitchen management duties such as supervision of staff, ordering of food, stocktaking and administration.


As a valued member of our hard-working team, you will be reliable, dependable, and committed to providing healthy wholesome dishes, working typically 37 hours per week over 5 days – 06:30 am start with a 2:00pm finish. This term time only role releases you during school holidays offering a more family friendly role.


You will be supported with a variety of training opportunities.  


You will work term time weeks only however you will receive equal monthly payments throughout the year.


What can we offer you?


You could find working for North Yorkshire Council more rewarding than you first thought.


Competitive rate of pay
Excellent Local Government Pension Scheme
24 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays      
Access to range of benefits and discounts including green car scheme, childcare vouchers and home technology scheme
Term time only working pattern


 Plus a £250 Recruitment Payment


For further details of the benefits of working for one of the largest employers in North Yorkshire please see our Total Rewards Brochure below.


Key Dates:
Closing date:  10th May 2024
Key Documents:



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This post requires an Enhanced DBS, the cost of which will be met by the Employer.
If you would like an informal discussion about this vacancy, please contact Anne-Marie Kaye on 07815994164 or by email
NYC are committed to directly recruiting staff and will not accept applications nor services from agency suppliers in respect of our vacancies. 
We are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community and aim to have a workforce reflecting this diversity. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 
North Yorkshire Council (NYC) advertise vacancies on behalf of schools and external organisations (third parties) in North Yorkshire. NYC are not responsible for the recruitment/employment practices of third parties and accept no liability in relation to the vacancy and any subsequent recruitment/employment processes. Enquiries regarding the vacancy or practices should be made directly with the third party.
North Yorkshire Councils’ purpose is to deliver services and facilities to the diverse residents and visitors of North Yorkshire. To ensure we deliver inclusive services we strive to have a diverse workforce where everybody can be themselves by respecting differences and embedding equality of opportunity. We celebrate diversity and recognise each other’s contributions; we therefore welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

Cook 5 Ermysteds Grammar School
Location: Ermysted's Grammar School