Second Chef/Deputy Head Chef

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University of Nottingham
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
£21,414 per annum
07 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
25 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Catering Services
Location:     University Park
Salary:     £21,414 per annum 
Closing Date:     Tuesday 25 June 2019
Reference:     NHE208019

University Park

Based on our award winning University Park campus you will work within the kitchens of our Student Halls of Residence.

You will be required to assist and deputise for the Head Chef to manage the kitchen and dining room team and associated operations, often working independently. Ensuring preparation and service of a high quality and consistent product for resident students during term time and conference guests during vacation months. Duties will also include the preparation of food for high profile events including formal dinners and weddings for up to 350 people whilst ensuring all relevant Food Safety documentation is completed. 

Candidates should be qualified to 706 1/ 2 or NVQ 1/2 in Food Production, or have substantial relevant experience gained within a similar large scale catering environment. You will have excellent cooking skills and considerable supervisory experience. Knowledge of a range of Microsoft Office products and experience of stock management are also essential for this role.

Hours of work are 36.25 per week, worked 5 days out of 7 to be arranged and will include working evenings and regular weekends. Flexibility will be required.

This post will be offered on a permanent basis for 52 weeks of the year.

The University of Nottingham are committed to providing competitive employment packages whilst supporting the well-being of our staff to help them reach their full potential. We strive to provide a range of benefits and rewards, including leading fitness and health facilities, staff discounts and travel schemes. We also offer an excellent holiday allowance of 25 days, plus additional university closure days and bank holidays.

Please quote ref. NHE/208019. 

Informal enquiries may be addressed to David Butler, email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted. 
Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit; 

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