Staff vacancies and training in Doncaster Schools Catering

We employ around 500 permanent and relief staff in 106 kitchens.

They produce approximately 3.8 million meals a year, including meals specially prepared for pupils with special or medical diets.


A relief general kitchen assistant's main duties include:

  • food service and portion control
  • cleaning food production and service areas, equipment and utensils.   

If you are interested in joining the service, Relief Catering Assistants' vacancies are available now.

Catering Assistants term time work available - rate of pay is the National Living Wage.

You don't need to have any previous experience as full training and inductions will be given for all positions. 

  • tel: 01302 862779 or 01302 862780

If vacancies within our service are not suitable why not try our colleagues in Metro Clean for cleaning vacancies:

  • tel: 01302 736882.

Visit the following link for details of all council job vacancies:


Most of the training provided to schools catering staff is in partnership with Doncaster College and DMBC Environmental Health Officers

Training that all our staff receive includes:

  • Health & Safety Awareness
  • Level 2 Health and Safety
  • Level 2 Food Safety
  • Level 3 Food Safety 
  • NVQ 2 Food Production and Cooking
  • NVQ 2 Professional Cookery
  • NVQ 3 Diploma in Hospitality Supervision & Leadership
  • Nutrition & Health
  • Lifting & Handling
  • Slips, Trips, Falls
  • Personal Training Plans

Other council vacancies:

Last updated: 14 October 2020 15:35:23