Catering Assistant - Garstang Community Academy (x2)

Academy: Garstang Community Academy
Contract: Permanent
Salary: NJC Pay Scale, Grade A
Closing date for applications: 1 July 2022, 9.00am



Garstang Community Academy



Salary :           Grade A SCP 1 – 2 (£18333- 18516FTE) Actual Salary (£6810 - £6878)

Contract:        16 hours per week, Term Time only plus 5 days – Permanent

Start Date:      ASAP

Who are we? 

We are a vibrant, caring and ambitious rural Community Academy committed to the success of all our students. Our vision is of an inspirational learning experience, enabling all our students to achieve individual excellence and thrive as happy, independent and responsible young adults.

Our academy’s continued success is founded on our unique family ethos, the endeavour of our tremendously talented and dedicated staff, and the opportunities offered by our uplifting facilities, nurturing environment and exciting curriculum. We inspire our young people to become the best possible version of themselves and achieve individual excellence.  Come and see for yourselves.

The Candidate

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Catering Assistant who is keen to develop and in doing so, contribute to the delivery of food service across the school.

What can we offer you?

A vibrant, exciting, challenging, ambitious and supportive place to work, with access to ongoing CPD and career development opportunities across the Trust.

To apply for this post, please visit our website and complete the online application form and equal opportunities form at

Closing time and date for applications is 01/07/2022

Shortlisting to take place on TBC

Assessment and Interview Day TBC

Should you have any questions about the position or application process, please contact my PA, Liz Macpherson at   

Thank you for your interest in this post and I look forward to receiving your application.

Alasdair Ashcroft
Principal, Garstang Community Academy

Garstang Community Academy and The Fylde Coast Academy Trust are committed to equality of opportunity for all. GCA and FCAT are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners, staff and visitors.  All staff will be carefully selected using recruitment and selection procedures designed to emphasise our commitment to safeguarding. All posts, including volunteers, are subject to enhanced DBS clearance.

FCAT support staff employee contracts must not exceed 37 hours per week.

Employees are able to have multiple posts within the trust, however, the total number of combined contracted hours cannot exceed 37 hours per week. 

This is in line with the Green Book support staff terms and conditions of employment and also supports our Team FCAT Work and Wellbeing Charter.


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