Beaford Community

Primary and Nursery School

Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon EX19 8LJ

01805 603263


Vacancies at Beaford Community Primary & Nursery School

General Guidance

  • All of our vacancies are displayed on the website, we therefore do not accept speculative applications. We only accept applications completed on our official application forms.

  • Your application must be received by 12 noon on the closing date.

  • We do not accept CVs or late applications

  • No agencies please

  • To apply for the positions shown you can either email your application to or post a completed application form to the school at Beaford Community Primary & Nursery School, Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon, EX19 8LJ.  

  • Because of the large volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to reply to unsuccessful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume you have not been successful in securing an interview on this occasion. However, please do not let this dissuade you from applying for future vacancies should they arise.

Safeguarding Statement

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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Enhanced DBS disclosures and satisfactory references are required for all staff and  volunteers.


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Current Vacancies 

Catering Assistant Grade A SCP1

Part time permanent – 10 hpw (38 weeks a year term time only)

Start Date: 7th September 2020

We are seeking to appoint a flexible and committed catering assistant to support in our school kitchens with the preparation of fresh, healthy meals for our learners. The role will include preparing the lunchtime space ensuring that it is clean and hygienic, supporting with food preparation and clearing and cleaning after the food has been served.

Our school kitchen is proudly managed in house and there is scope for an individual with the desire and initiative to work alongside our Kitchen Manager to further develop the kitchen offering.

Beaford Community Primary and Nursery School is an excellent, rural, community school, where emphasis is placed on supporting the whole child through every aspect of development. With around 100 children on roll, we aim to promote and develop lifelong learning for all and are committed to a bespoke approach with an approach of excellence at its heart. We are looking for someone to join our kitchen team who has an understanding of the importance of quality and can successfully build relationships with children and adults in order to support our school community.

We welcome and invite anyone interested to call the school office on 01805 603263 for an informal discussion and to ask any questions.


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 role requires a DBS disclosure. This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.


Closing date: Friday 17th July, interview Monday 20th July

 Please email applications to by 3.30pm on Friday 17th July

Job Description

Person Specification

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