Term Time Only
Ashlyns works in partnership with its schools throughout Hackney, East London and Essex, offering a meals service which is imaginative and nutritious.
We are looking for experienced Caterers who are confident in their cooking and are able to maintain the highest standards in food hygiene and kitchen management.
You will work closely with both your Ashlyns line manager and the school’s Head Teacher. Aside from your sound craft skills, you will have:
a solid background in catering within a commercial environment and, ideally, in an educational settinga sound and up to date knowledge of food safety procedures
an understanding of nutrition and, ideally, knowledge of government food standards for school meals
excellent communication skills, with the ability to deal with children, parents, school staff and colleagues confidently and professionally
Candidates must be prepared to obtain an enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) disclosure which is satisfactory to both Ashlyns and the school and be rechecked throughout their employment. All other safe guarding conditions including clearances for satisfactory references, medicals and right of work in the UK must be obtained.
Applications can be made on-line at www.ashlyns.co.uk or an Application Pack can be requested from Nikki Baines, HR Manager, Ashlyns Organics Ltd, High Laver Hall, High Laver, Ongar, Essex CM5 0DU
Tel 01277 890821