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Food on Campus Chef

Employer
University of Brighton
Location
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Salary
£20,600 to £22,847 pro rata
Closing date
20 Jan 2022
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Food on Campus Chef

Location: Eastbourne

Salary: £20,600 to £22,847 pro rata

Fixed Term End Date: 01/05/2022

Closing Date: Thursday 20 January 2022

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Reference: SO5305-21-412-R-R

The University of Brighton, Eastbourne Campus is looking for a Chef to join our student-focused Food on Campus team.   We are looking for a team member with strong craft skills and excellent communication skills to thrive within our innovative food outlets whilst enhancing the student experience.

You will be responsible for the preparation and delivery of the cooked to order lunchtime service ensuring that the high quality is maintained and that we are providing the best student experience possible.  Duties will include the preparation, cooking and service of the set lunchtime menu to the high standards that are expected, meeting a wide variety of dietary requirements, placing orders through our online portal, putting away deliveries and ensuring the university policies & procedures are followed at all times. The ability and aptitude to work in a busy customer-facing role is essential, as is the ability to communicate well with customers in order to provide a high-quality service. 

Previous experience in a similar role is essential. A current Food Hygiene Certificate is desirable, although training can be given

This post is a fixed-term post to cover shared parental leave.  The hours are 08:00 – 16:00 Monday to Thursday, 08:30 – 16:00 Friday although a degree of flexibility will be required for any special events.  

In return, the University offers many benefits such as a generous annual leave allowance, contributions of 19.7% towards the Local Government Pension Scheme & paid overtime when available.   

Please look at the other benefits and facilities in our "working here" section above for further information.

Further details:

The University is committed to an inclusive environment which embraces equality and diversity in our working, learning, research and teaching environment. We particularly encourage applicants from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) background because the university is underrepresented by BAME staff.

Further information about working for us, as well as the wide range of benefits we offer, can be found in the working with us section of our vacancies page.

 

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The University of Brighton offers highly flexible, employer-focussed professional training and staff development to suit your particular workforce’s needs. We can also work with you to quality assure your own in-house learning programmes. Our service offers an efficient way to provide your employees with leadership skills and relevant higher education which fits around the demands of their job. This can be delivered at the workplace, at convenient intervals to suit you and your staff.

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The University of Brighton offers highly flexible, employer focussed higher-level training and staff development to suit your particular workforce’s needs. We can also work with you to quality assure your own in-house learning programmes.

Our service offers an efficient way to provide your employees with relevant higher education and leadership skills, which fits around the demands of their job. This can be delivered at the workplace or on-line, at convenient intervals to suit you and your staff.

We also offer consultancy and collaborative research in a wide range of specialisms. For more information contact traininganddevelopment@brighton.ac.uk


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