Catering Assistant required near Ufton Nervet

Do you care about children, are passionate about food and looking for a rewarding role? Ufton, a children’s charity, is searching for a dedicated Catering Assistant to join our bustling kitchen team. You don’t need to have had experience in a professional kitchen – we’re looking for someone with the right approach and who wants to be part of our charity. 

Hours: Monday to Thursday 3.30pm to 7.30pm for 39 weeks based loosely around term times.

Salary £11.44 per hour.


  • Assisting in the preparation of nutritious meals for the children who visit us
  • Setting up the dining rooms
  • Washing up and cleaning
  • Kitchen porter duties

What we’re looking for

  • Nurturing nature – we believe in the power of good food to nurture young minds, so a kind and caring attitude is essential.
  • Multi-tasking pro – our kitchen is a busy place; you’ll need to be organized and able to handle various demands across our vibrant site.
  • Physically fit – this role can be physically demanding, so being in good physical shape with good energy levels is important.

What you’ll love

  • Rewarding work – make a difference by helping to provide wholesome meals to children, their visiting grownups and our own team.
  • Beautiful surroundings: work in a picturesque countryside setting in a quirky Tudor mansion.
  • Fantastic team – join a friendly, supportive, and collaborative team.

How to apply for the position of Catering Assistant

If you’re enthusiastic, caring, and ready to take on this exciting opportunity, we’d love to hear from you. Apply now and become a valuable part of Ufton!

To apply send your CV and a brief cover letter to

Ufton operates a Safer Recruitment policy and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory completed enhanced DBS (The Disclosure and Barring Service) check and at least three references.

Join us in our mission to nurture young minds!


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