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Kitchen Team Member

York Commercial Ltd
19,215.74 per annum
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University of York - Heslington Campus
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Kitchen Team Member

Are you a Foodie and are you looking at starting a career working in Catering? Then we have the ideal role for you. 

Due to internal promotions we are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to be part of our friendly team.

What the role involves:

  • 37 hours per week, no split shifts
  • An interest in the hospitality sector and food preparation would be ideal. Full training will be provided 
  • Prepare, cook and serve light snacks to the highest standards in a busy café environment on the main University Campus
  • Opportunity to work as part of a small kitchen team, without close supervision, supported by a larger café team
  • Gain experience and opportunities to progress your career from within the security of a large organisation with a culture of friendliness and growing talent from within

What we want from you:

You should have an interest in preparing and cooking light snacks, meals and call order menu items in accordance with menu guidelines demonstrating a flair and interest in food. You should also have the ability to work as part of a team and be able to work without close supervision and on your own initiative. If you have the desire and appetite to learn all aspects of the catering industry you are the person we are looking for.

What we offer:

The salary for this role is £19,215.74 per annum

YCL has a fantastic rewards package available including;

  • 38 days annual leave, including 8 statutory public holidays (pro rata)
  • Concession rates at York Sport Village and Centre
  • Company pension scheme and work place pension scheme
  • Discount scheme with local and national retailers, restaurants and tradesmen
  • Salary sacrifice schemes including cycle to work, childcare vouchers and campus nursery
  • 10% off at campus Nisa Supermarkets and campus catering outlets
  • A supportive and friendly working environment
  • Opportunity for further progression and even to gain qualifications through sponsored apprenticeships

Anticipated interview date: TBC 

Please note that if a suitable candidate is found, this position may close at any time.

York Commercial Ltd. (YCL) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of York. The Head Office is situated at the University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD. The successful candidate will be appointed on YCL terms and conditions of employment.

The University strives to be diverse and inclusive  – a place where we can ALL be ourselves.

We particularly encourage applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic background, who are underrepresented at the University. 

We offer family friendly, flexible working arrangements, with forums and inclusive facilities to support our staff. #EqualityatYork

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