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  • Ref no: DGA05842
  • Published: 17/11/2020
  • Closes: 1/12/2020
  • Location: Cargenbridge Primary School,Waterside Road, DG2 8LL
  • Salary: £11,736.83 - £12,613.08 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 26.75 hours per week


Cook 3 (15/2503)

Cargenbridge Primary School

£11,736.83 - £12,613.08


As a Cook 3 you will be required to take charge of a primary school kitchen. You will be given direction / support from your line manager. You must have cooking skills/experience.


You will be required to work 26.75 hours per week, 38 weeks per year. You will work Monday to Friday, but the hours of work will be discussed at interview.


Part of your duties within this role will include the following:

Organising the day-to-day running of this kitchen

Ordering of supplies  

Control of portion sizes, etc

Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Be able to approach problem management with ease

Deal with any complaint.


Having knowledge of the following would be beneficial to this post:

Evaluating food costs

Menu planning  

Managing the kitchen budget

H.A.S.A.W. and CookSafe  

Ability to follow procedures

Awareness of the current food trends and customer awareness.


This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  From 28 February 2011, preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.


Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident.


For further information please contact: Kerry Irish on 07711 751 219.

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