Term Time - Cook - Sandcross School
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/108/18009
  • Published: Mon 11/10/2021, 11:57 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 26/10/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 22.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £9,391 per annum
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Reigate

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Term Time - Cook - Sandcross School

Have you worked in the catering industry before?  Do you have a passion for feeding young people?

We currently have a Cook vacancy based at Sandcross Lane, Reigate RH2 8HH.

The starting salary for this role is £9,391 per annum for 22.5 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, so will consider job share. Twelve15 have Cook positions available in schools across the county, as well as recruiting for flexible people to join our talent pool.

Team Twelve15 colleagues are team players who work as one team, putting their passion and dedication into preparing and providing exciting, innovative, and tasty food, helping children to develop a passion and interest for good, nutritious, healthy food.

This is a hands-on role working within a team to produce an outstanding menu using fresh ingredients and therefore good craft skills are required. This role supports the Caterer and there may be opportunities to step up in their absence and aid career progression.

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 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.

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

Twelve15 are looking for:

  • First and foremost, a passion and skill for cooking
  • Excellent communication: teamwork, and customer service
  • Someone who is creative and able to use initiative
  • Flexibility: you will have a main base but occasionally we will need you to help at other local schools

Twelve15 can offer you:

  • Full training and induction
  • Build management skills
  • Opportunity for internal progression
  • 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
  • Benefits and Life at Surrey

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. 

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Additional Information

The job advert closes at 23:59 on 26.10.2021.

Interview dates to be confirmed.

An enhanced DBS 'Disclosure and Barring Service' check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children's and Adults' Barred List checks will be required for this role.

Precautions and risk assessment are currently in place to ensure the workplace is COVID-secure. Regular lateral flow testing available on site or at community centres. PPE is supplied where required.

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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