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The Deanes, a Challenger Multi-Academy Trust School, requires: 

A Catering Assistant

 Salary: Band 1 whole range

Contract: Permanent 20 hours per week, 10:30 – 14:30 daily

Closing date for application:  15 December 2017   9 a.m.

Interviews: 18 December 2017

Start Date: 3 January 2018

 We seek to appoint a friendly, reliable and conscientious assistant within The Deanes kitchen.  The person we appoint must have enthusiasm and flair and the ability to work well under pressure.  The ideal candidate should also be able to work well on their own and within a team.

The Deanes is part of the Challenger Multi-Academy Trust, in what is an exciting period of growth with schools in Bedfordshire and Essex.  The Deanes is a small secondary school where each and every one of our students can feel happy, respected and known as an individual within our safe and accepting community.  We aim to create a positive and respectful environment for all members of The Deanes, with consistently high expectations and standards.  Our curriculum caters for individual strengths and needs, enabling every student to make outstanding progress and provide them with extensive opportunities for personal development.

The well-being of our staff is a high priority.  All staff at The Deanes have access to high quality training to further develop their teaching practice. Staff can take advantage of free gym membership and we are fortunate to have an onsite children’s nursery which may be able to accommodate your childcare needs. 

The Deanes is well situated in South East Essex, with good links to public transport.  We are situated within ten minutes of Benfleet and Rayleigh Rail Stations, where a 45 minute train journey will take you into London.  There is also ample car parking onsite.

The Deanes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to DBS clearance.

We welcome visits to the school prior to application.  If you would like to take a tour, meet some of our students and discuss the position further, please do not hesitate to contact Mr Anderson. 

Full details of the job description, specification and relevant forms are available on our website www.deanes.academy or please contact Mr Anderson who will send you the relevant paperwork.

Please submit your application form to Steve Anderson by email sanderson@thedeanes.essex.sch.uk or by post to The Deanes, Daws Heath Road, Thundersley, SS7 2TD.

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