Bar Manager

Expiring today

Farnham, Surrey
£19,843 - £22,315 per annum
02 Oct 2019
16 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

UCA is The Times / Sunday Times ‘Modern University of the Year 2019’ and the No.1 Specialist Creative University in all three major University league tables. Ranking 13th of all UK universities in the main Guardian League Table 2020 the University is also proud to hold the TEF Gold award for teaching quality from the Office for Students.

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

Bar Manager                                                                                                   


Full Time Post: 36.25 hours per week 

Term Time Only: 40 weeks per year

Salary: £22,659 - £25,482 pro rata per annum                   

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We have a vacancy for a Bar Manager, to work in our busy Bar in a lively student environment based in Farnham. As Bar Manager, you will be fully responsible and accountable for the operational running of the bar function including organising and running a variety of events day and/or night. You will work as part of your team and provide team members (casual student staff) with operational training; developing them to ensure customer service satisfaction.

You will have knowledge of relevant licensing laws, be a personal licence holder, a good knowledge of health and safety regulations and food hygiene regulations. You will need to demonstrate the ability to lead, motivate and be able to form effective relationships with team members whilst remaining calm under pressure. Good communication skills are essential and you will be expected to liaise with external licencing committees and the police.

A proven record of bar management is essential with a good understanding of event management.

The pro rata salary for this position will be £19,843 - £22,315 per annum.

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

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

Interviews will be held on 25th October 2019.

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