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Kitchen Porter

Job Title: Kitchen Porter
Job Reference No:
18-19107
Responsible to:
Head Chef
Hours per week:
Term time plus 5 weeks 40 hours a week over an average of 5 days out of 7, on a rota basis. No split shifts
Salary: £8.48 per hour
Closing date:
Applications considered as they are received.

Taunton School are looking for a kitchen porter to join our kitchen team. The post holder will assist with the cleaning of the main kitchen area to enable it to operate in a safe and hygienic way.

The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience in a catering position and be flexible and to take on new responsibilities as necessary to meet the changing needs of the School.

Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding environment in which to work.

Application details: Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.

Download the Taunton School application form in MS Word format here
Download the equal opportunities monitoring form in MS Word format here
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Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check. Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.