Housekeeper Kitchen Personnel Vacancy

Housekeeper Kitchen Personnel

£10.42 - £11.00 per hour

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join our team.


Up to 30 hours per week – Monday to Friday, all year round/ term time only

Responsibilities include:

  • To maintain a high standard of hygiene and cleanliness in the kitchen and food storage areas at all times, in accordance with The Food Hygiene (England) Regulations, 2006.; empty the kitchen bin and disposing the waste appropriately.
  • To ensure management and implementation of safe working procedures and practices in accordance with Health & Safety legislation.
  • Deep clean the kitchen cupboards, fridge/ freezer, microwave and high/ low level dusting every 2 weeks.
  • To prepare snack as agreed with the management team, observing children’s special dietary needs where appropriate.
  • To decant and portion the meals delivered by Care Catering for both rooms.
  • Take and record food temperature for meals delivered by Care Catering.
  • To deliver food/ snack, crockery/ cutlery to both rooms.
  • Help the staff to clean the rooms (tables, chairs, floor) after lunch.
  • To undertake other duties, as may be necessary from time-to-time, e.g. sweeping the pavement, wiping surfaces (tables, windows, doors, floors as directed by the management.
  • Wash all utensils, crockery & cutlery after snacks/ meals either handwashing or using the dish washer.
  • Assist with the nursery laundry including washing, drying and storage.
  • Ensure there is sufficient stock levels of cutlery, crockery and equipment and placing orders with the management team as necessary ensuring there is no shortage.
  • Monitor stock and ensure there is sufficient supply of breakfast cereals and dry cupboard items to ensure that the snack menus are executed without delays; to dispose of promptly any foodstuff found to be past “use-by” dates.
  • Be aware and comply with all COSHH documents and their contents.
  • Attend Supervision sessions and other nursery meetings as required.
  • Undertake and participate in statutory training requirements including food safety and safeguarding.
  • Comply with the nursery policies and procedures.

Benefits include:

  • Rewards and recognition
  • Annual outing
  • Gift and day off for your birthday
  • Wellbeing packages
  • Regular treats
  • Discounted childcare
  • Free parking
  • 2 x uniform tunics provided at starting point; additional provided annually
  • Loyalty bonus for every year with us
  • Easter & Christmas presents
  • CPD for all staff
  • Surprise Friday (a surprise treat for all staff on the last Friday or last day of term)
  • Attendance bonus – one days’ wage for no absences (except annual leave) over a 3 month period

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