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Catering Assistants (11 posts)

Catering & Bars, York Conferences Ltd
Based at
University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Full or part-time (see job details)
Contract status
14,470 reduced pro rata if part time
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Role Description

We are looking for enthusiastic Catering Assistants to serve meals, snacks and beverages in our brand new catering outlet opening January 2018. Our outlets are extremely busy and would suit someone with a professional attitude, the ability to be versatile, forward thinking and with a flexible approach. If you share our vision for excellent customer service then join the team. You will need enthusiasm and the ability to offer a friendly, knowledgeable and efficient catering experience to students, staff and visitors.

You could be at the start of this exciting new venture as soon as the doors open! 

You will need to achieve high standards of health & safety, hygiene, customer care and customer satisfaction in accordance with agreed services levels.

Previous experience in the catering industry is desirable but training will be provided to ensure you achieve our goals. A range of shifts are available working either 30 or 52 weeks a year and these will be discussed at interview.

The salary is £14,470 per annum (reduced pro rata).

The annual holiday entitlement is 38 days, including 8 statutory public holidays and closure days over the Christmas and the New Year period. This will be reduced pro rata if the post is part time.

Closing date: midnight on 2 October 2017.

Interviews will take place the weeks commencing 30 October and 6 November 2017.

Start date:  11 December 2017 for full time roles and 3 January 2018 for part time roles.

YCL offers a staff discount scheme with national and local restaurants, shops and businesses.

York Conferences 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.

If you prefer you can email your current CV and covering letter to  or post to HR, Commercial Services, 1st Floor Helix House, Innovation Way, Heslington, York YO10 5BR. For any enquiries please contact us on 01904 328413/328424.  

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