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Job Title: Kitchen Assistant
Job Type: Part Time
Location: AL5, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Company: CV-Library
Category: Education

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Job Description: We are currently recruiting for a passionate Kitchen Assistant to join our Bright Horizons Harpenden Luton Road Day Nursery and Preschool!

This is a part time post, working 25 hours per week.

The Nursery is situated in a converted Victorian house with rooms spread over three floors and a log cabin nursery room; and they even have two resident Guinea Pigs (Apple and Pear)!

As a Kitchen Assistant working with us, you can expect a competitive salary, excellent training and development as well as a caring and passionate place to work.


Keep the kitchen a clean and safe environment adhering to internal and external requirements.

Encourage and model behaviour which is appropriate in a child environment being professional at all times.

To make sure you meet the legal and company requirements for fire, safety, health & hygiene at all items and necessary paperwork is completed.

To support the preparation and cooking enough age appropriate food for all the children on a daily basis with minimum wastage.

Take responsibility to make sure all dietary requirements are catered for and clearly communicated to the teams.

To respond appropriately to issues requiring confidentiality: for example being aware of personal information regarding children.

Support, promote and implement policies and procedures.

Work in co-operation and partnership with the Cook, Nursery team and parents to encourage a healthy and nutritious diet.

Support the Cook to ensure budgetary requirements are met.

Use nominated suppliers and ensure all deliveries are accurate and paperwork is kept up to date.

Support with other activities with the nursery e.g. BBQ’s, Fetes, Staff meetings, children’s cookery clubs

In the absence of the Cook, be responsible for the safe running of the kitchen.


Food Safety CIEH L2 or above or equivalent - this must be passed on day 1 in post.

We look forward to receiving your application

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