Food Servery and Plate Wash Assistants

We wish to appoint a number of temporary Food Servery & Plate Wash Assistants to work in the School’s Catering department, preparing the counters for service, serving food, working to ensure that service runs well and also working in the plate wash facility, as directed. The Assistants carry out other general duties within the department, including cleaning, and are expected to be professional and flexible to the requirements of the job at all times. They are also expected to communicate effectively and politely with management, the duty chef, supervisors, pupils, staff and other customers.

This is a full-time position, working 37.5 hours per week, any five days from seven. The role works during the School holidays as well as during term time and working hours will include weekdays, weekends and evenings, according to the Department’s rota. A full job description is available here.

If you would like further information about this post, please contact the Catering Services Manager, by email:

Application forms can be found in the ‘useful links’ box to the left, or below, depending on your device. Completed forms should be emailed to or posted to Recruitment, St Edward’s School, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 7NN.

St Edward’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we aim to create and maintain a safe environment for our pupils, where they feel respected and supported. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to become familiar with our policies and procedures for child protection and security.  All staff are required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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