Job Details - Catering Co-Ordinator

Catering Co-Ordinator

Ref: PCHRA16249/7996

Salary: £20,281 - £22,838 per annum
Closing Date: 12:00, 15 April 2021


Access Managed Services - School Catering

The successful applicant will assist the Catering Manager in the day to day management and delivery of a very busy catering service providing breakfast club and lunches to pupils in Primary and Special schools throughout the Borough.

Applicants will have experience in the delivery of a multi-site catering operation and experience in the supervision of staff.

Applicants should be organised, highly motivated, enthusiastic and multi-disciplined and able to adapt to a fast moving environment and a high quality service.

Applicants must have excellent communication and people management skills to develop staff within the team to facilitate succession planning to ensure sustainability of service delivery.

The post requires 4 GCSEs grade A to C, City and Guilds equivalent NVQ 2 and 3 Award in professional Catering. A Level 4 Award in Managing Food Safety and an NVQ Level 4 award in a Management discipline. You will hold a full valid driving licence and have access to a vehicle insured for Class 1 business use. It is essential that the applicant can travel extensively within the NPT authority.

Neath Port Talbot Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our schools are equally committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and young people and will take action to safeguard their wellbeing.

The recruitment process for this post will be underpinned by rigorous safer recruitment assessment to ensure that children and young people are protected.

Neath Port Talbot Council offers a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates who have a disability and armed forces veterans.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure (Child’s) from the Disclosure and Barring Service

For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact Mrs. Jayne Dennis, Catering Manager by e-mail at or by telephone on 01639 763506.

You may apply online or contact the HR Recruitment Team by e-mail at or by telephone (01639) 686837 quoting the post title and reference number.

Welsh: Not Required

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on

Contract:PERMANENT Term Time Only, 39 weeks per year. Monday – Friday (flexible hours to meet service needs)