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Casual General Assistant


Catering, Cleaning

Bolton Council

General Assistant School Meals

Community Services – School Meals

Various Hours – Term Time Only

Grade A SCP1 £9.24 per hour

Casual Contract

Various Locations


The Role

As a General Assistant your overall role is to assist in the school kitchen as directed by the Unit Manager.


The responsibilities are shared within the team and include assisting with food preparation, serving, general cleaning duties and operating commercial catering equipment.


About You

You will need a good level of physical fitness and high standards of personal hygiene.   Previous experience is not necessary, but you’ll need to be able to follow instructions and able to work as part of a team in a busy kitchen environment.


About Us

Part time roles that fit in with family life

Term time only work providing generous holiday entitlements

Access to our dedicated training team, with development opportunities available to all staff

Opportunity to work as part of an award-winning School Meals team, and access to the local government pension scheme.

A competitive rate of pay and access to a range of staff benefits. 



For more information about working for Bolton Council, please see the Working with Us page on


Our Values are really important to us, read all about them here:

BN VB Framework.pdf


For further details of the role and how we use your data, please see:

Job Description.docx

BN Privacy Notice.docx

BN Right to Work.docx

BN DBS.pdf 


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is therefore required for this post.


This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English as per the person specification.






working hours


Due to planned system maintenance between:

Thursday 18th June at 17:30 to Monday 22nd June at 09:00

You will not be able to apply for this vacancy.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

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