We Are St Helens Borough Council
Located in the heart of the Northwest close to Liverpool, Manchester and Lancashire, St Helens is a transformational Council which is passionate and ambitious for the communities we support. We provide a wide range of local authority services to the residents, businesses, schools, and visitors to the borough. We can only do this because of our highly valued, highly skilled workforce.
Working together, our workplace vision and values guide our organisation, and the contribution of our workforce is key to our culture journey. Employees with us receive a wide range of benefits including well-being in work, financial benefits, ways of working and learning and development support.
Making A Difference as a Mobile General Kitchen Assistant within the School Traded Services.
The Catering Service within St Helens Borough Council have a vacancy for a Mobile General Kitchen Assistant for the Thatto Heath Area.
The hours of work are 10 hours per week, with the possibility of additional hours dictated by service requirements. Hours of work will generally be between the hours of 11.30am and 2.45pm however, these may vary dependant on the positions you will be covering.
Duties will consist of assisting in the preparation and serving of food, general cleaning duties within the kitchen and dining room environment and setting out dining room furniture.
You should have knowledge of basic hygiene principles, health and safety procedures and hazards, and you may also be expected to undertake some basic routine paperwork.
As a Mobile General Kitchen Assistant, you will be required to work at various schools as well as locations surrounding this area covering for absences.
This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Interested to Find Out More?
You can review our full job description details, and person specification information here.
You are also welcome to contact us for a chat before applying by contacting the Cleaning, Caretaking, SCP & Catering Office on 01744 671757 or 01744 671755.
This post is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure
Please note we reserve the right to close the advert early should we receive a sufficient number of applications and encourage you to apply early, to avoid disappointment.
Equality & Diversity
St Helens Council respects and values the individuality that every employee brings. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, who share our values, our commitment to inclusion, and who will help us on our journey to transform our organisation. Further information about Equality & Diversity at St Helens Council can be found here https://www.sthelens.gov.uk/equality.
St Helens Council is a Disability Confident Employer. Disability Confident Employers lead the way in helping to take action that changes attitudes, behaviours, and cultures for the better.
NOLAN Principles of Conduct in Public Life.
All Council employees are required to abide by the ethical standards embodied by the 7 Nolan Principles: Selflessness, Integrity, Objectivity, Accountability, Openness, Honesty, and Leadership.