Kitchen Assistant Porter

Paignton, Devon
12 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Part Time


Kitchen Assistant Porter – BS727


Salary: £4,757

Contract Type: Term time only, fixed term until 31st August 2019, 16 hours per week, 32 weeks per year

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is a Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

We are currently recruiting for a kitchen assistant/porter to assist in the cleaning of all practical areas and catering equipment, and to ensure that the kitchen, classrooms and stores are maintained to a high standard to meet the learning requirements of students.  You will assist Lead Administrator - Food & Beverage in preparing resources for practical sessions and supporting the delivery of the curriculum.

The successful candidate will have previous experience working in a food/kitchen environment. You will be able to work alone as well as part of a team, and be able to perform the physical aspects of the role as described in the key tasks of the job description. Ideally you will have a basic food hygiene certificate and manual handling training. Knowledge of COSHH, a wide range of food preparation equipment and experience of food safety management systems are desirable.

Benefits as follows: Pro rata of 25 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Nursery Voucher Scheme, Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards), Corporate Membership with Torbay Leisure Centre and Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs) Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass and many others.

Closing Date: 30th September 2018

Interview Date: 3rd October 2018

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website.

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.