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Catering Assistant

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council
Wrens Nest Primary
£9,461.82 - £9,676.06 per annum
Closing date
27 Nov 2023

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Job Type
Schools / Academies - Support staff roles
Contract Type
Part time permanent
Working Pattern
Part Time

Job Details

Wren’s Nest Primary School is based in the heart of the Black Country in Central Dudley. It is a successful school with a growing pupil roll of 520 pupils. We are a dynamic and exciting school with a passion for making a difference and improving outcomes and achievement for every child.



Term time (38 weeks) 20 hours per week

Grade 2 SCP 3

We are looking to appoint a Catering Assistant to work in our busy school kitchen.

The purpose of this job is to have the specific skills and experience appropriate to the role and is able to demonstrate meeting the person specification.

Enhanced DBS is required for this position

We are looking for a Catering Assistant to work under the guidance of our Kitchen Manager assisting with the preparation and service of food and the cleaning of premises and equipment.

We have a skilled team of kitchen staff and school runs its own catering provision for school meals and have wonderful exciting menus on offer.

Before you apply we would like you to visit school, so you are able to see what a beautiful school kitchen we have and we can answer any questions you may have.

Prior to visiting, please call school and book your time to visit us on Wednesday 22nd November at 10:30am or at 3:40pm.

Closing date for applications: 27th November 2023

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About Dudley Council

It’s an incredibly exciting time to work in Dudley Council as we embark on numerous multi-million pound regeneration schemes which will be real game-changers for the borough. In addition to the exciting schemes such as the Midland Metro we also have the ongoing and very serious challenges of ensuring vulnerable people across the borough receive the services they deserve.

At Dudley Council we have a ‘one council’ ethos that builds an effective and dynamic organisation which grows the economy and creates jobs, creating a cleaner and greener place and supports stronger and safer communities.

We are rightly proud to be the historic capital of the Black Country and, working with our partners, Dudley Council is also committed to looking forward and helping to deliver our borough vision of ‘Forge a Future for all’

We ensure communities influence council decisions and are committed to delivering services in partnership with communities.  We provide flexible and responsive service in partnership and help communities help themselves.

In joining a local authority that serves 320,000 residents you will become an integral part of a council that:

• is ready to embrace change, providing an environment in which you will be encouraged to make your mark

• is aware of its key challenges and the need for a new energy to innovate the council, in order to find cost effective ways of delivering services

• has aligned its political and managerial leadership structures and is committed to protecting, securing and transforming the lives of children, families, the vulnerable and older people

• wants borough residents to have their say through our community forums

• dedicates time to meaningful consultation and listen to the views of our residents

• is working with the community to encourage active involvement of our residents

We want to leave a legacy of a better future for the borough that reflects Dudley borough’s potential and harnesses the ambitions of the people we serve. For more information see our Council Plan, Dudley Borough Vision for 2030, Forging a Future for All and key information about the borough and its communities at All about Dudley Borough

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01384 811300
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council
Mary Stevens Park
West Midlands
United Kingdom

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