Kitchen Assistant

Website HCDaynurseries Hungry Caterpillar Day Nurseries

Where children grow their wings and learn to fly

We are currently looking for a Kitchen Assistant who can provide first class support to our Chef in our West Twyford Nursery. Hours will be 15 per week ; 9 to 12 daily, Monday to Friday.

Hungry Caterpillars is a dedicated, family led childcare provider, who believes in offering all of our staff a positive environment in which they can grow and develop.

Do you have:

  • Relevant Food Hygiene / Nutrition qualification
  • A commitment to ensure all the children in the nursery care are suitably catered for in line with individual requirement such a religious, medical or preference.
  • Knowledge of allergens and subsequent dietary allergy requirements
  • Good communication skills with the ability to work as part of the nursery team.

Are you able to:

  • Assist with the nursery menu’s in line with the nursery and company requirements.
  • To promote a safe environment for all users.
  • To comply with all company policies and procedures including health and safety.
  • To ensure kitchen records are kept up to date as required
  • To attend meetings and courses as required.
  • To positively and actively promote the setting


Salary of £8.21 per hour.

In return we offer

  • Birthday off – in addition to statutory annual leave.
  • Individual career progression and development opportunities.
  • Employee of the month dedicated to your individual nursery.
  • Annual ‘Superstars Awards Day’ celebrating both individual and team achievements
  • 50% off your childcare fees if your child attends any of our settings
  • BUPA Health Care package, on completion of your probation period, which includes 1000’s of discounts from major retailers

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