Cook Tiverton (Part time, 27.5 hours per week, Permanent) / Up to £13,458 p.a. £21,028 prorated

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Cook Tiverton (Part time, 27.5 hours per week, Permanent) / Up to £13,458 p.a. £21,028 prorated

Delt is a brilliant contradiction. A dynamic and agile private sector company with a serious conscience, that’s wholly owned by the public sector. It’s somewhere you can do the right things for the right reasons while playing a real part in a growing business.

Our employee proposition is pretty great too, with an overall package that recognises the importance of life in work/life balance and gives you the opportunity to keep learning new things.

If you want to know more about the total package we offer, please see our future employee page here

This role is based in ACE Tiverton Special School.

Do you want the experience of working in this sort of dynamic environment? Do you want to apply your skills to doing good and helping us grow?

We need someone who is a Cook with experience in schools that will enable our clients to do amazing things.

The urgent nature of this appointment means we are unable to consider visa sponsorship at present. If you are currently on a dependent/spouse/student/graduate visa please indicate within your cover letter the type of visa you are on and the expiry date of this visa.  

Applicants who have previously applied in the last six months do not need to apply for this vacancy again.

The Role: Kitchen Cook

  • ACE Tiverton Special School is an innovative co-educational free school designated to educate secondary age pupils with Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) and/or SEMH needs.  ACE Tiverton will be a learning family at the heart of the community that prepares our young people to be outstanding citizens. We are proud to be part of the ACE family and Multi Academy Trust and know that we will provide an excellent, personalised and supportive learning environment that enables all our students to thrive
  •    To support the production of fresh food in a hygienic environment and provide customer satisfaction at all times within all aspects. The post holder will have direct contact with our young people on a daily basis preparing, cooking and delivering fresh food at mealtimes.
  • You will be required to prepare a full service of meals, keep the working area clean and tidy and serve meals to the pupils in a timely manner.  You will be required to maintain orders of stock, food safety standards (HACCP and COSHH), have an input in menu design to meet the nutritional and SEN needs of the pupils.  You will also be expected to support the wider catering needs of the school such as preparing buffets for staff events, summer fairs and other events

The Candidate:

  • Previous catering experience within a working environment
  • Experience in the preparation and production of food in a safe and hygienic environment
  • Certificate in Basic Food Hygiene
  • Knowledge of Food Hygiene regulations
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety, HACCP, COSHH
  • Understanding and experience of the operation of various types of kitchen equipment
  • Level 2/A* – C GCSE equivalent in literacy and numeracy (for ordering stocks and supplies and keeping appropriate records)
  • Basic understanding of Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Experience of cleaning areas to agreed hygienic standards.

Opportunities at Delt Shared Services are created through growth and this is an exciting time for us.

Deadline for applications: 11th May 2023

To apply for this vacancy:  Please send a CV and Cover letter via email:

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