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Food Technician

Food Technician

24 Hours per week

Term Time Only plus Training Days (39 weeks)

Grade C/D point 4 – 6: £12,785 – £13,435 (actual)

LGPS pension and staff benefit scheme


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Food Technician to support the Subject Co-Ordinator and the Food Technology team.

You will be responsible for a wide range of duties including the setting up of basic equipment and materials for practical lessons and demonstrations along with tidying rooms and checking equipment.  You will organise student ingredients, compile orders, communicate with teachers and maintain appropriate records.

You will have a good understanding of current guidance and legislation with respect to food hygiene and food safety and the ability to manage time and communicate effectively to complete tasks to a high standard.  

A Level 1 Food Hygiene Certificate (or willingness to undertake) and knowledge of specialist equipment in a catering/kitchen environment are essential.

You will be a dynamic and highly motivated individual with the ability to work without supervision.  All training will be provided. In return, we offer a competitive salary, access to a contributory local government pension scheme and other additional staff benefits.

King James’s School is a large 11-18 comprehensive school and is proud to offer high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment.  Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.


Completed applications must be submitted via email to: and received by: Tuesday 14th May 2024, 08.00am

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.


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