Food Technician

Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Date Posted: 15 May 2024
  1. Technician
£80 - £120 per day
  1. Long-term

Food Technician

Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Are you enthusiastic about inspiring pupils' creativity in the kitchen? Do you have a passion for the culinary arts? Perhaps you're an organised and ambitious graduate exploring career options in education? We have the perfect opportunity for you!

School Food Technician - ASAP / June 2024 - Temporary to permanent post - Full-time role within 8am - 3:30pm - £80 + p/day

As a School Food Technician, you will play a vital role in supporting the dynamic culinary environment of our school. Your responsibilities will include:

Food Supplies Management: Ensure that all food supplies are well-stocked and organised for various classes and projects. Assist with the maintenance and daily operations of the Food Technology department, including hands-on support during lessons as needed.

Classroom Setup: Prepare and set up food technology classrooms with the necessary materials and ingredients, ensuring a productive environment for culinary education.

Equipment Maintenance: Maintain and oversee the proper functioning of kitchen equipment and tools, ensuring a safe and effective learning environment.

Collaboration: Work closely with the Food Technology Faculty to understand their specific needs and assist in implementing engaging culinary activities.

Inspire Creativity: Encourage and motivate students to explore their culinary potential, fostering a love for cooking and food science within the school community.


  • Passion for food and culinary arts
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills

What We Offer:

  • A modern and well-equipped academy with excellent resources
  • A supportive and experienced Head of Faculty
  • Teacher training opportunities for career progression, available from September 2025 for those who meet the qualifications and demonstrate exceptional performance
  • A chance to make a meaningful impact on students' culinary education
  • Competitive pay and a pathway to a permanent salary

How to Apply: If you're excited about the prospect of nurturing young culinary talents or would like to hear more about the school, position, and opportunities, we want to hear from you!

Please contact Sam on 01727 236255 or by sending your CV to Your passion for food could make a lasting impression on the next generation of culinary minds. Apply today!

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