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On behalf of North Tyneside Council, our school currently has the following vacancy:


Catering Assistant 

10 hours per week based at Eldon Grove Academy

North Tyneside Council Catering Services run the catering provision at Eldon Grove Academy and are currently looking to recruit a catering assistant. The successful applicant will be expected to carry out a range of duties associated with catering, to include the service of food and beverages to pupils along with cleaning tasks.


Previous experience in a busy catering environment or busy school environment is desirable and full training will be provided.

The post is term time only over 190 days when school is open.

In addition you will be contractually required to work three cleaning days if required, which occur during school holidays.

The position will require an Enhanced check from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS)

Please note that basic literacy and numeracy skills will be assessed at interview stage. 

North Tyneside 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. In addition, staff and volunteers are expected to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance in relation to safeguarding children and safe practice with vulnerable adults. Within North Tyneside, Safeguarding is everybody's business. 

An application form and job description can be accessed below. 

NTC Application Form.doc

NTC Catering Assistant Job Description.doc

Please also be aware of North Tyneside Council's privacy policy with regard job applicants. This can be viewed here.

North Tyneside Council Candidate Privacy Notice.pdf


If you are interested in applying for this post, please email your application form or details to catering.services@northtyneside.gov.uk or telephone 0191 643 8355.