General Assistant / Food and Beverage Assistant
Full Time/Part Time
Number of hours / weeks to be worked
25 hours 32 weeks
Post is open to:
External and internal candidates
Salary Full time starting salary £15,440 to £15,735. With potential progression once in post to £18,047 a year.
New staff are eligible to join the University’s new defined contribution pension scheme. Existing staff may continue to receive their current benefits.
Informal enquiries can be made to Matthew Walker, firstname.lastname@example.org
Terms and Conditions
The food & beverage assistant will carry out duties within any of the Catering Operations working areas and undertake customer service, cash handling, cleaning, food and beverage service and all other required duties to ensure the smooth running of an area or catering service.
Experience in a retail / restaurant / Barista Skills
Food Safety First Level (Basic Food Hygiene Certificate)
Experience working with the general public in a customer service environment
A good standard of basic literacy and numeracy. This can be evidenced by achieving Mathematics and English GCSE at grade C or above (or equivalent qualification) / OR by experience which demonstrates the ability to carry out efficiently the duties of the job.
The ability to communicate verbally and in writing in a courteous manner is essential, as is the ability to understand and describe products and services to others.
The ability to work independently on own initiative, and co-operatively within a team environment.
The ability to work under pressure.
Awareness of the Health and Safety at Work Act, COSHH regulations, Manual Handling good practice.