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Mobile Catering Assistant - Woking, Weybridge and Guildford

  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/798/17063
  • Published: Mon 13/09/2021, 17:48 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 30/09/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 16.25 hours per week
  • Salary: £6,782 per annum
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Woking

Would you like to work in the catering industry? Do you have a passion for feeding young people?

The starting salary for this role is £6,782 per annum for 16.25 hours per week, 38.2 weeks per year. This position is predominantly Monday to Friday over the lunchtime period, although we are currently trialling more flexible work options. Twelve15 have Catering Assistant positions available in schools across the county. 

This role is based at various schools within Surrey covering an area including Woking, Guildford and Weybridge.

As a Mobile Catering Assistant, you will assist the District Manager to support schools within the area. This can include covering the kitchen in a Catering Assistant’s absence.

Job Introduction

Helping prepare and serve food is just one aspect of this varied role. Setting up the dining area, serving children and assisting with cleaning duties are all part of a typical day’s work. You will need to get on well with colleagues with a friendly smile for all our customers. 

We have great opportunities available for committed, motivated people who want to join our team. You will be at the forefront in delivering quality lunches within schools for our most important customers: the children. It is Twelve15's belief that every child has a right to a good school meal.

Strong customer services skills would be required as a key part of the role is working with our clients, the school, to maintain and increase uptake of school meals.

We want to live in a world where our planet is cared for and the people living on it have healthy bodies and minds.

We are very committed to developing talent and skills to ensure our team members are the very best they can be and have the opportunity to grow and flourish.  If you want to be part of this great team with fantastic opportunity to showcase your passion and skill, please read on.

Twelve15 are looking for:

  • First and foremost, a passion and skill for assisting in the preparation and serving of great food
  • Good communication: teamwork and customer service
  • Someone who is creative
  • Flexibility

Twelve15 can offer you:

  • Full training and induction
  • Teamworking skills
  • Internal opportunities
  • Our Superstar initiative recognises staff via nomination from their colleagues
  • Get involved with mini projects and theme days
  • Internal wellbeing champions and services available
  • A regular internal e-newsletter showcasing the teams’ fantastic work and positive news
  • Term time only hours that allow good work/life balance

Do our values resonate with you? Does this sound like the right opportunity for you? If so, we encourage you to apply. 

At Surrey, our values and behaviours are just as important as our skills and abilities. They shape who we are as an organisation. Find out more about the values we follow. 

For more information please find the full job description below and refer to this before submitting your application. We also invite you to read our Life at Surrey handbook to see insights of the culture at Surrey and how as a valued employee, you can help shape our Council.

Additional Information

This advert closes at 23:59 on 30 September 2021. Interview dates to be confirmed.

An enhanced DBS check for regulated activity and the Children’s Barred List check will be required for this role. This will be paid for by Twelve15. You will need to be able to prove eligibility to work in the UK.

Precautions and risk assessment are currently in place to ensure the workplace is Covid-secure.

Contact Details

If you experience any problems completing your application form or for a hardcopy of the application form, please contact My Helpdesk HR on 020 8541 9000 or email myhelpdeskhr@surreycc.gov.uk.

We look forward to receiving your application. Please click on the apply online button below to submit.

Benefits

From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. You will benefit from a generous local government salary related pension as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Our Commitment

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

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  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/798/17063
  • Published: Mon 13/09/2021, 17:48 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 30/09/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 16.25 hours per week
  • Salary: £6,782 per annum
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Woking

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