Catering Assistant  

Farnham, Surrey
£11,759 per annum.
02 Jul 2019
16 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

UCA is The Times / Sunday Times ‘Modern University of the Year 2019’ and the No.1 Specialist Creative University, ranking in the Top 35 of all UK Universities in The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

As the UK’s No.1 specialist creative university for employment of graduates* and the second largest provider of creative education in Europe, the University has been producing exceptional graduates for the global creative sector for over 150 years. 96.9% of UCA’s graduates were either in employment or further study within 6 months of graduation in the most recent DLHE* survey released in 2018. We have more than 7,500 students studying on 120 creative arts, business and technology courses at campuses in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Rochester, Hampton Court and Maidstone as well as by distance learning. Our exceptional team of world-class teaching and research academics are equipping the next generation of creators, innovators and leaders with the skills they need to thrive in the creative industries.

* Destinations of Leavers in Higher Education (DLHE) July 2018

Catering Assistant                                                                                       


Term Time Only: 30 hours per week, 38 week per year 

Fixed Term Contract until date

Salary: £17,079  per annum  pro rata                     

Ref: 19-ESTA108-0168-1

We are looking for an experienced person to join our friendly Catering Team in Farnham.

The Café is vibrant and busy throughout the academic year. Your job is to undertake general catering duties and to contribute to the University’s catering service to students and staff.

Your duties will include Kitchen prep, making baguettes, sandwiches for the sandwich bar, serving coffees, serving customers at the hot food counter and lay-up and delivering of hospitality for internal functions and events and working occasional Saturday Open Days.

You will have excellent customer service skills and knowledge of cashiering, together with a good understanding of current legislation. You will have attained CIEH Level 2 Food Hygiene to demonstrate your knowledge and experience of health and safety about food preparation and hygiene within the workplace.

The pro rata salary for this position will be £11,759 per annum.

For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 16th July 2019.

Interviews will be held on the 30th July 2019.

We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community