Catering Assistant - Abbeyfield School

Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire |
Salary: £8.91 |
Posted: 20 Jan 2022 |
Closes: 3 Feb 2022 |
Job Type: Part Time and Permanent |
Business Unit: UK Facilities Management |
Region / Division: UK & Ireland |
Reference: 10750

Role Responsibility:

This role and contract sit within our Facilities Management sector of G4S where we aim to improve the lives of people across the UK and Ireland by creating productive, safe and smooth working environments.

We are actively seeking to recruit a Catering Assistant to join our team at Abbeyfield School as part of our contract with North Wiltshire Schools, based in Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 3XB.

This is a part time role working 25 hours per week Monday to Friday from 9:30 am - to 14:30 am, working Term Time only - 42 weeks per year.


Job Summary:

As Catering Assistant, you will assist in providing catering and food services to the school, maintaining an awareness of health and food safety standards and working as part of a team to ensure service delivery across the contract. 


Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of cold snack items.
  • Preparation of cake or biscuit items for sale.
  • Preparation of items on the menu as directed by the chef manager.
  • Serving of food to customers.
  • Operation of tills and use of cashless catering.
  • Cashing up of tills.
  • Clearing up of kitchen and restaurant areas.
  • Completing paperwork as required.

The Ideal Candidate:

Essential Criteria:

  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills.
  • The ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Flexible with an awareness of basic food safety. 

Ideally you will have experience of working in catering within a school environment, however training will be provided.


North Wiltshire School is spread over three school sites, you may be asked to work at another site if the need arises to which we will reimburse travel expenses.



  • Company pension scheme with employer contributions.
  • G4S Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Free eye-tests/discounts for VDU users.
  • Subsidised healthcare plan.
  • Charity work- Match-IT and Payroll Giving.
  • Employee Assistance Programme Scheme (Confidential Counselling Services, 24/7 support specialising in health and medical topics).
  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers.
  • Progression, training and development opportunities. 


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