Catering Assistant

Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry

University of Cambridge, Trinity Ln, Cambridge, UK


  • Posted on: 15th Nov 2021
  • Salary: £18,529-£20,600
  • REF: MA28751
  • Closes: 22nd November 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

Temporary cover: This post is fixed-term until 31/10/2023 or the return of the post holder, whichever is the earlier.

We are looking for a cheerful, helpful person to assist the Catering Manager of our Cybercafé in offering an excellent catering service for all members of the Department, numbering in excess of 650 personnel.

Duties will include: providing a counter service, topping up counter supplies, operating the till, using the dishwasher, and always maintaining an excellent standard of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the Cybercafé. In the absence of the Catering Manager the role holder will act on their behalf.

This post is full time; the working hours will be Monday to Friday, 08.30 to 16.20.

The successful candidate will have experience of working in a café type environment, the ability to provide excellent customer service and have a high standard of numeracy. They will have a flexible, ‘can do’ attitude to work and a positive disposition. Good communication skills are essential and a Basic Food and Hygiene Certificate would be an advantage.

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For informal queries please contact Emma Graham (

Please quote reference MA28751 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
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