Cook 2 - St Josephs Catholic Primary School

Cook 2 - St Josephs Catholic Primary School


Salary: £12.38 to £13.02 Per Hour Plus a £250 Recruitment Payment
Grade: E
Contract: Permanent, Term Time only
Hours: 25 hours per week
Location: Harrogate, St Josephs Catholic School
Are you keen to join a friendly team who are committed to making a real impact in their local community? If so this role is for you.
We are recruiting a Cook to join our friendly team at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Coppice Rise, Harrogate HG1 2DP.
You will be providing tasty, nutritious, home-cooked meals made from locally sourced fresh produce.
NYES 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.
As a Cook you will be delivering an effective catering service operating to the highest standards of food safety. Your role will require you to prepare and cook for approximately 120 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, setting out and putting away dining furniture, washing up and cleaning the kitchen and dining areas.  
As a valued member of our hard-working team you will be reliable, dependable and committed to providing healthy wholesome dishes, working typically 25 hours per week over 5 days – 9:00am start with a 2:00pm finish. This family friendly role will allow you to work around school holiday commitments. 
Training will be given.
You will work term time weeks only however you will receive equal monthly payments throughout the year.  For this you will be paid £12.38 to £13.02 in addition to annual holiday and Bank Holiday entitlement. There is also a £250 Recruitment Payment.
What can we offer you?
You could find working for North Yorkshire County Council more rewarding than you first thought.
Competitive rate of pay
Excellent Local Government Pension Scheme
28 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays
Access to range of benefits and discounts including green car scheme, childcare vouchers and home technology scheme   
A family friendly work schedule – term time only with a 9:00 am start and a 2:00pm finish 


Plus a £250 Recruitment Payment



If you would like an informal discussion about this vacancy, please contact Anne-Marie Kaye Area Manager Catering Area 6 Tel 07815994164, Email,uk 
Key Dates:
Closing Date: 13th June 2024

Interview date: 17th June 2024



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Enhanced Level DBS Disclosure is required for appointment to this post.
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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.
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Cook 2 - St Josephs Catholic Primary School
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