Chef de Partie
P63406 Chef de Partie
Campus Infrastructure and Operational Support Services
The above full time posts are available immediately on a permanent basis.
The University of Exeter is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities. We combine world-class teaching with world-class research, and have achieved a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework Award 2017. The University of Exeter has over 22,000 students and 4600 staff from 180 different countries and has been rated the WhatUni2017 International Student Choice. Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today, with 98% of our research rated as being of international quality in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. Fifty percent of our organisation is made up of Professional Services support staff that partner closely with the Academic colleges to ensure we achieve our strategy and vision.
We are looking for two highly motivated and enthusiastic Chef de Partie to join our Residences Catering team within our busy kitchens. This full time, permanent post is available immediately. The posts are primarily in residences catering although there may also be opportunities to work across the wider catering team.
You will be committed to efficiently supporting the kitchen team with the day to day operation and ensure that the required high standards of cleanliness within a busy environment, in line with Food Safety plus Health & Safety requirements are fulfilled.
We are looking for customer focused team players who can work alone or in a team. You will be focused and well organised. Having qualifications in NVQ 2 in food preparation (or relevant experience), food hygiene and health and safety would be advantageous, you will hold a flexible approach to working hours and practises, as well as having good communication skills
The starting salary will be from £16,983 on Grade C, depending on qualifications and experience
The University offers some fantastic benefits including 39 days leave per year, options for flexible working, numerous discounts at leading retailers, onsite gym, cycle to work scheme, sector leading policies around maternity, adoption and shared parental leave (up to 26 weeks full pay), paternity leave (up to 6 weeks full pay), and a new Fertility Treatment Policy; and a stunning campus environment in the heart of Exeter. If you are not currently in Exeter please have a look at our website for some further information on what a beautiful part of the country we are based in.
The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer. We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer and an Athena Swan accredited institution. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.