Catering Manager - AGA132

Abbey Grange is a thriving, highly successful and over-subscribed 11-18 Church of England convertor Academy which serves communities right across the city of Leeds. Our students come from all over the city to receive an education in which we all work together to challenge them academically, support them pastorally and help them develop socially and spiritually.  Abbey Grange is part of the Abbey Multi Academy Trust.

Our goal is to become an outstanding Academy that delivers on our mission - In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower' and we are well on our way to achieving this. Ofsted graded us a 'good' school in February 2017 and we celebrated our GCSE results in 2019 with 72% of our students achieving 9-4 in English and Maths, and an above average Progress 8 score of +0.26. (Verified from last external exam data set)

We wish to appoint a highly motivated, experienced and passionate Catering Manager who is able deliver a first-class catering provision within our academy and lead the catering provision to deliver healthy and high-quality meals that meet the School Food Standards. The successful candidate will have a “can do attitude” and must be able to communicate well with staff and students, have good organisational skills and an eye for details.  

The successful candidate will be required to work 37 hours a week term time only plus 10 days and therefore the salary has been pro-rata’d. There may be a requirement to work outside of the designated hours and off Academy premises as required.  We are able to offer staff a secure and supportive environment with continuous professional development.  

This is a genuinely exciting time to join our Academy.  If you are looking to join an Academy with happy positive and polite students and staff, then we want to hear from you.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 6th October at 8am

Interview date: Interview will be held shortly after the closing date.

Abbey Grange C of E Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Name & Registered Office:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
c/o Chapter House
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Butcher Hill
Leeds
LS16 5EA
Registered Company Number: 07705552