Pastry Chef

Competitive Salary
16 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Job Function
Pastry Chef
Contract Type
Full Time

Pastry Chef

Applications are invited for the exciting opportunity for the new role of Pastry Chef at Gonville and Caius College, a college of the University of Cambridge.

The post holder will be expected to have a thorough knowledge of classic and modern pastry within a professional kitchen, and will join an experienced team which prepares and produces food for buffets and high profile banquets. The post holder will be responsible for the production high standards of pastry and be able to develop seasonal menus for all the above primary responsibilities, this will include menu input.

You will have experience of working within a high class establishment, covering pastry and dough work, hot and cold puddings, cakes, chocolate work, petits fours and new methods of cookery. You will be trained to NVQ3, City & Guilds 706/1, 706/2, 706/3 or have equivalent experience.

If you are looking for a new challenge we can offer you a salary of around £25,000 per annum for a 40 hour week worked 5 days out of 7 depending on business. The College offers automatic enrolment into a pension scheme and 33 days annual holiday (including Public Holidays), together with meals on duty and a medical cashback scheme.

Full job descriptions and application forms can be obtained from the College website: , or from

The Personnel Officer

Gonville & Caius College

Trinity Street

Cambridge, CB2 1TA

Tel: 01223 332414



The closing date for applications is Friday 2nd June 2017.