Catering Assistant

Pro rata Salary: £10,770.28 (FTE £23,165) 

20 Hours | Term Time| Monday to Friday   

Bloxwich Academy Secondary | Support Staff
Application Deadline

Bloxwich Academy – Leamore Lane, Bloxwich WS2 7NR 

The role:
Can you commit to feeding hungry tummies as well as hungry minds? Bloxwich Academy has a busy kitchen which caters for pupils, staff and visitors as well as other functions and events.  In essence the kitchen is operational for at least 39 weeks of the year.  The Catering Assistant will be responsible to the Head Chef, who in turn is ultimately responsible to the Headteacher.  The Catering Assistant will assist the Head Chef in smooth running of the school’s central kitchen, meal production and hygiene within the kitchen and bistro area through completion of delegated tasks.

About you:
We are looking for someone to assist with the preparation, cooking, cleaning and serving of meals to pupils and staff.

Your key skills will include:

  • Having experience working within a similar busy kitchen environment;
  • Someone who has a commitment to working strategically as a part of a team and working collaboratively with the team;
  • Possessing excellent organisational and service skills;

Please see job description for full list of duties, skills and responsibilities.

 About us:
At Bloxwich Academy, we expect everyone to ‘be the best they can be’. It is our strong belief that embedding high standards of behaviour with excellent teaching practices, leads to the best educational outcomes. The successful candidate will have access to excellent professional development opportunities within our Academy and across the wider Matrix Academy Trust.

We are committed to fostering a culture that values the health and well-being of all employees at Matrix Academy Trust. We are proud to offer a comprehensive well-being package to all employees, including access to 24/7 online GP, physiotherapy services and counselling services. We also offer all employees annual health checks which includes the flu jab, BMI checks and a general discussion with a qualified Nurse.

To apply, please complete our application form available from and send to Headteacher Mr Prime

 Application Deadline: 12th July 2024

Please note that suitable candidates will be called for interview and we reserve the right to remove any advertised role early.

Matrix Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS clearance and preemployment checks in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education