Registered Office - 682 Atherton Road, Hindley Green, Wigan, WN2 4SQ Tel: 01942 834000


School Kitchen Assistant


Hours of work: Mon – Friday, 9.30 am—1.30 pm, Term time only

Salary:  £8.91 per hour

Required as soon as possible

We are urgently looking to appoint a Kitchen Assistant to join our established team at our QUEST school sites in Wigan

As Kitchen assistant you will:

  • Help with, Basic food preparation and assisting other staff where appropriate, with such as washing and peeling vegetables, moving deliveries to storage areas, cleaning of kitchen equipment and areas.
  • Ensure pots, pans plates and cutlery back into use quickly during service
  • Receive and unloading deliveries; when unloading items provide organisation in the kitchen and storeroom.
  • To undertake all aspects of cleaning equipment, floors, fixtures and fittings, cooking utensils as directed

Additional skill we're looking for:

  • Keenness & readiness to work, whether its part or a team and independently at times
  • Good working knowledge of kitchen practices
  • Ability to stand for extended periods.
  • Organisational skills and the ability to work methodically, and prioritise items that are needed in the kitchen for service
  • Understanding of basic food hygiene practices

PLEASE NOTE: All candidates are subject to complete a DBS check prior to starting due to child safe guarding processes and procedures

Next steps and how to apply?

If you are interested in the job advertised and would like to apply, contact Jill Flanagan for an application form, either by


telephone: 01942 834000 


We look forward to hearing from you!