Join Our Team

We are currently recruiting staff for catering and cleaning positions throughout Cambridgeshire and neighbouring counties.

All of our positions are term-time only and benefit from the generous County Council pension scheme.  We run a number of programs which allow you to work towards qualifications and offer a clear path for career progression.

 Please see our current list of vacancies and visit www.publicsectorjobseast.co.uk  to apply on-line.

 

Job Descriptions

School Caterer/Catering Officer

Our Caterers prepare, cook and serve lunches to between 50 and 300 children each day. They will supervise their team to ensure the smooth running of day to day catering operations and deliver the highest standards of meal production, presentation and hygiene.
Some experience of a catering environment is essential, however full training will be provided.
Hourly Rates: £8.04 – £8.20 (Caterer), £8.54 - £9.10 (Catering Officer)
Working Hours: School Caterers can be expected to work approximately 25 - 30 hours per week. An average shift being 8.30am to 2pm.

Catering Assistant

Our Catering Assistants work as part of a team to support the Caterer in delivering the highest standards of food production and presentation, whilst maintaining a clean and tidy kitchen. They will be required to assist with the service of food to our customers.
Some experience of a catering environment would be desirable but not essential as full training will be given.
Hourly rate: £7.52 - £7.66
Working Hours: Catering Assistants can be expected to work between 10 - 20 hours per week. An average shift being around 11am to 2pm.

Mobile/Peripatetic Caterer

Our Mobile Caterers are required to cover absences and vacancies within a designated geographical area, sometimes at short notice. They need to be able to quickly adapt to a new kitchen to lead the team and ensure the highest standards of food production, presentation and hygiene.
Some experience of a catering environment is essential, however full training will be provided. Ability to travel throughout the county is essential.
Hourly Rate: £8.20 - £8.54 plus mileage paid at 45p per mile from your base school.
Working Hours: Mobile Caterers can be expected to work approximately 25 – 30 hours per week plus travelling time (paid at hourly rate). Our mobile caterers should be available from 8am each day.

Mobile/Peripatetic Catering Assistant

Our mobile Catering Assistants are required to cover absences and vacancies within a designated geographical area, sometimes at short notice. They will be required to work as part of a team to support the caterer in delivering the highest standards of food production and presentation, whilst maintaining a clean and tidy kitchen. They will be required to assist with the service of food to our customers.
Some experience of a catering environment would be desirable but not essential as full training will be given. Ability to travel throughout the county is essential.
Hourly Rate: £7.52 - £7.66 plus mileage paid at 45p per mile from your base school.
Working Hours: Mobile Catering Assistants can be expected to work between 10 – 20 hours per week plus travelling time (paid at hourly rate). Mobile Catering Assistants should be available from 9am each day. We also offer zero core flexible positions which allow you to decide when you are available for work.

Cleaner

Our cleaners work individually or as part of a team to provide cleaning services to the highest standards. They must take due care of any materials or equipment assigned and comply with procedures as set out by CCS.
No experience is required, full training will be given.
Hourly Rate: £7.52
Working Hours: Shifts are usually first thing in the morning or after school has finished, sometimes both. Cleaners can expect to work 10 - 15 hours per week.

Mobile Cleaner

Our mobile cleaners are required to cover absences and vacancies within a designated geographical area, sometimes at short notice. They will work individually or as part of a team to provide cleaning services to the highest standards. They must take due care of any materials or equipment assigned and comply with procedures as set out by CCS.
No experience is required, full training will be given. Ability to travel throughout the county is essential.
Hourly Rate: £7.52 plus mileage paid at 45p per mile from your base school.
Working Hours: Shifts are usually first thing in the morning or after school has finished, sometimes both. Cleaners can expect to work 10 - 15 hours per week plus travelling time (paid at hourly rate). We also offer zero core flexible positions which allow you to decide when you are available for work.
 

If you have any queries, please contact our recruitment team on 01480 372359.