Catering Assistant

Wells Academy

This vacancy is now closed


Salary: £17,842 per annum (£8,993 pro rata)

Interviews to take place week commencing 29 March 2021

We are seeking to appoint a Catering Assistant to join us at the Nottingham Academy – Wells Academy

The role:

The successful applicant will provide support to the Catering Manager, ensuring that all catering services are of the highest possible standard. You will be required to prepare meals and provide a friendly and efficient service to all staff and pupils.  

Working as part of a dedicated team, providing catering services to pupils, you will need to demonstrate: 

  • Excellent hygiene and health & safety practices
  • A good organisational ability
  • First class communication skills
  • Experience in preparing and serving food 

The successful candidate will hold a Level 2 Food Safety Certificate, also holding an NVQ Level 2 in Catering and Hospitality and knowledge of HACCP procedures would be advantageous. 

You will be required to work over the lunchtime period, Monday to Friday. Uniform and training will be provided. 

About Us:

The DfE have granted permission for the Wells Academy (formerly Nottingham Academy – Wells Campus) to become a standalone academy from September 2020. The recently appointed Principal is determined for all pupils to succeed and has the highest standards and expectation underpinned by the values of kindness, resilience and greatness.

In Return

As an employee of the Greenwood Academies Trust you will be eligible for a competitive pension scheme, mileage payment, generous holiday allowance and an employee assistance programme. You will also receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD from our Learning Alliance to enhance your professional growth. 

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

All applicants must be able to provide evidence of their Right to Work in the UK to be considered for this position.