Job Details - Cook (Permanent) - Various Schools Throughout Neath Port Talbot. X2

Cook (Permanent) - Various Schools Throughout Neath Port Talbot. X2

Ref: PCHRA3284/8041

Salary: £11.05 to £12.69 per hour (Grade 5 – SCP 10 to SCP 17)
Closing Date: 12:00, 04 October 2021

You will be expected to have knowledge of the requirements in relation to preparation and cooking in large, as well as small numbers of meals for children.

You should also understand the relative application of cooking processes, HACCP, and comply with all Food Safety and Health and Safety Regulations and work to a high standard. You should possess City and Guilds 706/1 and 2 or equivalent NVQ Level 2 or 3 Award in professional Catering or relevant experience. Also a Level 3 Award in Food Safety in Catering or equivalent. Own transport is required for this post, which qualifies for the Council's casual car user allowance.

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. 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

Hours:22.5 hours per week Term Time Only (191 days per year), Monday – Friday (flexible hours to meet service needs)
Location:Access Managed Services - available when required to cover various Schools throughout Neath Port Talbot.