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Shapinsay Primary School, Shapinsay, Orkney, KW17 2DY
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IT and Facilities - Catering
Shapinsay Primary School

Relief Cook

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£10.52 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)

Applications are invited from enthusiastic individuals who can help to provide the meals service on a relief basis to cover for holiday and sickness absence at Shapinsay Primary School. Duties include preparation, cooking and service of food, supervision of staff, menu planning, ordering of provisions, ensuring all aspects of service provision complies with food safety and completion of associated records, cash handling and liaising with school staff, parents and pupils.

You should hold an Intermediate Food Hygiene Certificate (please note that candidates holding elementary level qualifications will be considered on the understanding that they will progress to intermediate level training within 6 months of appointment). A Food preparation qualification – NVQ level 2, C+G 706/1 + 706/2 or equivalent experience is also essential.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

For an informal discussion about the above post please contact Scott Pring, Catering Manager via or (01856) 879238.

The recruitment for this post is on-going.

Orkney Islands Council ensures that the pay for all posts meets the Scottish Local Government Living Wage.

Please note interview expenses are not payable for this post.

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