Catering Team - Lendrick Muir, near Kinross

Catering Team - Lendrick Muir

Contract Type

Full Time


SU Scotland

Full Job Description

Lendrick Muir near Kinross, is one of our Christian residential activity centres which has 150 beds and is set within a beautiful 120 acre estate. School holiday times are engaged with SU Holidays while weekends see a range of groups enjoying the facilities. During term-time, the centre offers residential activity breaks to visiting school groups.

Do you want to:             

  • Grow as a Christian disciple through practical service?
  • Develop life skills and gain practical work experience?
  • Have a job where accommodation is provided?
  • Support a vibrant Christian ministry working with children and young people?

  If so, one of these role in our Catering Team at Lendrick Muir could be for you!

POST 1 – Trainee Commis Chef

The Catering Team are responsible for ensuring that a high standard of food is served to our guests and staff. During term-time, the Centre offers residential activity breaks to visiting school groups. School holiday times are  booked with SU Holidays while weekends see a range of groups enjoying the facilities. Join us for a @ 2 year training programme where we’ll train you on the job and help you work towards achievement of SVQ and City & Guilds qualifications.

POST 2 – Centre Support Worker – 1 year

This is a more varied role is designed to underpin all aspects of centre life and ministry working across the full range of teams at Lendrick Muir but with the focus being on Catering and House. Here are some examples of other things you might find yourself doing during your time with us:

-        Assisting the Activities team with a Campfire evening or an Archery session

-        Getting outside with the Facilities team to cut grass or grit paths

-        Responding to queries or phone calls in the Office

-        Supporting Time for Reflection sessions with the School Programme team

Both posts are full-time, 37.5 per week, and we will provide you with onsite accommodation, with your own bedroom in a shared house plus a monthly allowance of £700. This is an opportunity not only to work, but to grow in your Christian faith as you serve and share with us at Lendrick Muir.

It is important that you are committed to SU Scotland’s ethos, working principles and vision and are able to demonstrate this through your commitment and motivation. It is also an Occupational Requirement (Equality Act - part 1, schedule 9), that the post-holder is a committed Christian.

The successful applicants will also be required to become a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Scheme and the appointment will be subject to a satisfactory PVG Scheme Disclosure.

What next?

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit to Lendrick Muir, please phone Rhoda on 01577 842012/842200 or LendrickMuirOffice@suscotland.org.uk

To apply visit our website https://www.suscotland.org.uk/about-us/jobs/ to download the application form and return it to us at hr@suscotland.org.uk

Closing date:  30th November 2019                                                                            

Interview date: 10th December, 2019

Starting in January 2020

£700 per month plus accommodation package

Scripture Union Scotland is an equitable employer and operates a child protection policy.              

Scottish Charity No. SC011222


£700 per month plus accommodation package

Closing Date

Saturday, 30 November 2019