School Cook

  • Sunderland, SR4 7QF
  • Sunderland
  • School Cook
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

If you are interested in this position, please apply now.


School Cook – Barnes Infant Academy
30 hours per week – Term time only
Are you looking for the next step to progress your career, an opportunity to grow and develop within our highly successful, award winning independent company?

We have a new and exciting opportunity to recruit a School Cook within the Education Sector

Hours: 25 Hours per week, Mon-Fri, Term time only.
We are looking for a competent School Cook to produce hot and cold food in accordance with menu requirements, company fresh food ethos, presentation principles and food safety and hygiene standards. Must have great craft skills and the ability to bring innovation and new ideas in order to increase meal numbers and develop the onsite service and team. Working under the guidance of an Area Manager the role will be ideal for someone who wants to develop their career.
School Cook Role Purpose:
• Ensure concise provision of a full service to Primary Schools as part of the Taylor Shaw brand.
• Managing Staff
• Controlling a tight budget
• Attending training courses as required
• Stock Auditing
• Engage with School representatives when requested to promote healthy eating


• Experience in a similar role
• Proven leadership
• 706/1 and 706/2 qualified or NVQ equivalent.


£8.71 per hour

Closing date


Here at Elior UK we have lots of opportunity for progression and personal development within our business and work with a diverse range of clients.

Elior is a multi-award winning global player in the contract catering sector,
with operations in over 16 countries, over 120,000 employees and 25,000 points of sale. We are one of the largest contract caterers in the industry with our Group headquarters in Paris. Here in the UK we have approximately 15,000 colleagues helping us deliver our promise in achieving excellence in everything that makes up the customer experience across 1,600 sites.

We're driven by the knowledge that young people deserve - and need - the best food for their wellbeing

We're dedicated at Taylor Shaw to bringing all our resources together to provide high quality nutritious food that our young customers will enjoy while at school and in further education. And to ensuring it is served by caring, well trained and skilled people.

Join the team and contribute towards helping the next generation live a healthy life.

If you are interested in this position, please apply now.