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Catering Staff

Sunflower After School Club
Recreation Road Infant School
Recreation Road
Norwich, NR2 3PA

Tel:  07950471612

Ofsted No EY544857
Registered Charity 1170069


Job Title:                     Catering staff

Responsible to:           Management Team and Management Committee

Hours of Work:           Term time only 2.30-5.00/3pm – 10-12 hours per week

Monday – Thursday (Fridays in the future)



  1. To prepare and serve a healthy balanced and varied teatime snack for children attending after school club.
  2. To follow the Safer Food Better Business guidelines in relation to Food Hygiene
  3. To be responsible for food stock take and ordering/preparing shopping lists
  4. To ensure a high standard of cleanliness is maintained in the kitchen area
  5. To participate in reviewing termly menus
  6. To promote healthy eating, and social skills at the tea table
  7. To attend staff meetings as requested
  8. To be responsible for washing of cloths, aprons etc
  9. To act as a good role model for both the children and the staff team by encouraging, supporting and demonstrating positive behaviour, and positive language.
  10. To undertake relevant training as agreed with the Management Team
  11. To ensure confidentiality is maintained at all times with regard to staff, committee, child or parent related issues.



  1. To ensure a safe and secure environment is maintained for all children at all times.
  2. To ensure children’s nutritional needs and dietary requirements are met whilst adhering to food hygiene regulations
  3. To be fully aware of the Club’s Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures
  4. To be aware of fire procedures
  5. To be aware of the need to maintain strict confidentiality at all times


This list of duties is not exhaustive and the exclusion of a particular duty does not mean it is not to be undertaken.  The duties and hours may vary, depending on the needs of the children and the Sunflower Club.       


Person Specification


Level 2 Food Safety in Catering Certificate


Previous experience of working in a kitchen/catering environmentEssential
Knowledge of Healthy Eating


Ability to communicate in a friendly approachable and positive way with childrenEssential
Ability to work as part of a team bringing and sharing ideasEssential
Ability to value each child and take full regard of equal opportunitiesEssential
Ability to implement the club’s policies on child protection, behaviour management and health and safety.Essential
Knowledge of Safeguarding Children and completion of 3 hour Child Protection TrainingDesirable
Experience in an After School Club or working  with children


Knowledge of equal opportunities