Catering Assistant

Required ASAP

Pay range: SC1 Point 2 (£16,131) pro-rata based on a 22 hour week / term time only contract (Pro-Rata Salary £8,093)

Permanent Contract

The Gainsborough Academy is an inclusive and aspirational Academy based in the Lincolnshire town of Gainsborough, easily accessible from the M18, M180 and A1 motorway networks.  We occupy a state of the art building with extensive grounds, learning and recreational facilities which are designed to inspire pupils and staff alike. At the Gainsborough Academy we are passionate about education and have a belief that all students regardless of their ability and background, deserve choice and opportunity.

We are working with Wickerlsey Partnership Trust.  An outstanding Trust based in Rotherham.

We are seeking to appoint a Catering Assistant to join our in-house catering team who provide food and beverages during breakfast club, break and lunchtime.  We are looking for someone who has preferably worked in a food preparation / catering environment and who has a good working knowledge of food hygiene requirements.  You must be approachable, able to quickly build and establish relationships and have excellent interpersonal skills.

A detailed Job Description is provided that details the scope and responsibilities of the roles.  A Person Specification is also available which states the required skills and experience of candidates.  Further information can be found on along with an application form.

To discuss the post please contact Nikki Whitton, PA to Principal on 01427 619341 or e-mail  All completed application forms are to be returned to Nikki Whitton.

The closing date for the above posts is Friday 16th February at 4.00 pm 

The Gainsborough Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure Barring Service form in line with Section 115 of the Police Act 1997.

Job Description Catering Assistant

Person Specification Catering Assistant

The Gainsborough Academy – Employment Application Form

The Gainsborough Academy EO Form