Cook (part- time, term time)

The Sheiling Trust
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking a creative and confident cook to provide nutritious, wholesome and predominately organic meals for one or more of our residential houses, for up to 20 people at the time. An understanding of special dietary needs, effective portion control and menu planning principles will be essential, as will be knowledge of food hygiene and safety within a catering context. The ability to design a varied menu within a fixed budget will be one of your skill and you’ll have a strong appreciation of how food intake contributes to health and wellbeing.

Formal training and related qualifications are advantageous, but not essential, as we will support you to undertake formal personal development if desired.

The Sheiling, Ringwood is an independent special school and college providing residential and day services. Based in a beautiful environment you will have the opportunity to make a real and positive difference in the lives of our students.

Hours of work: 20 per week for 38 weeks per year

Salary: c. £6,000pa

Closing date for applications: 10th March 2017

Please visit our website on the link below to download further information and an application form which must be returned as set out in the recruitment guidance information which is on our website.

The Sheiling Ringwood is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check and registration with the Update service will be required.