Catering Assistant

Due to an expansion in our catering service, Benenden School are looking to recruit friendly and reliable people to join our Catering Department. No experience is required as you will be given full training, but you must be efficient and organised.

Catering Assistant

Main duties include preparation of the food service areas, assisting serving the meals to students, staff and visitors, preparation and cleaning of the Dining Room.

Hours: 

  • Monday to Friday 4:00pm to 8:30pm
    Or
  • Monday to Friday 6:00pm to 8:30pm     

These are both term time plus July positions.

Benenden School is an independent boarding school for girls, founded in 1923 and situated in 240 acres of beautiful parkland in rural Kent. At present, there are 544 girls in the School. A considerable amount of new building has been completed in recent years, including a Science Centre, an all-weather pitch, Sports Pavilion and staff housing.

Meals are provided to staff whilst on duty. The School’s leisure facilities, including a fitness gym and swimming pool are available for staff to use. 

To apply, please download the application pack below. Completed applications to Mrs J Card, Head of HR & Compliance, Benenden School, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 4AA (recruitment@benenden.kent.sch.uk).



The post-holder will be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children with whom he/she comes into contact.  He/She must ensure compliance with the School’s Child Protection Policy Statement at all times. This appointment will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks.