Kitchen Assistant – St Thomas More Primary Leicester, LE2 3TA

St Thomas More is a catholic primary school, part of the St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Multi-Academy Trust.


We have a vacancy for a kitchen Assistant to work primarily in the main school kitchen.  You will support the School Food Manager to provide an effective, efficient and healthy food service.


The successful applicant should have previous experience working within the catering & hospitality sector, hold a basic food hygiene qualification (or be willing to qualify for one) and ideally have worked within a kitchen environment.  They should also be able to work using their own initiative and be willing to work extra hours if needed.


Working 11.25 hours per week Monday to Friday over the lunch time period, this role is term time only working 39 weeks of the year.  All holidays must be taken during the school closure period.


The starting salary is based on a FTE of £17,842 (band 1).  The actual salary is £4,658. Local Government terms and Conditions apply.  

Please complete the following application forms and return to

2021 Support Staff Application Form

2021 Rehabilitation Of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form

2021 Recruitment Monitoring Form

2021 Notes To Applicants

2021 Consent To Obtain References Form


 Closing Date for applications is 10am Monday 26th July 2021


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check  


St Thomas Aquinas – Catholic Multi-Academy Trust