Cirencester, Gloucestershire
£15,721 - £16,654 per annum
06 Mar 2018
21 Mar 2018
Job Function
Commis Chef
Contract Type
Full Time

Commis Chef

£15,721 - £16,654 per annum

35 hour average week, variable hours

If you’d thrive being a vital part of the team that serves up top quality food and catering services to the customers of our world famous University, then this could be the perfect local opportunity for you.

Set in 25 acres of glorious countryside, the Royal Agricultural University offers a stunning learning environment on a historic campus which is home to 1,200 undergraduate students. Our Cotswold campus has outstanding facilities, including excellent on-site catering.

You’ll be expected to assist the Head Chef, with the preparation of food for the University, including a variety of functions and events, in a professional, flexible and proactive manner. You will also be expected to provide great customer service, always ensuring that food is prepared to the highest quality agreed standards which also meets the customer’s needs and requests; from staff to students to guests.

With a good standard of education, you will have flourished in a similar environment and gained experience which you can apply to this role. If you have the Basic Food Hygiene Certificate, so much the better. You’ll take pride in a job well done and be prepared to work flexible hours. It is also important that you are physically able to lift and move objects up to 25kgs.

Your variable hours will include a mixture of early and late shifts and alternative weekend work on a 35 hour week, averaged over two weeks.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send:

  • A completed University application form (application forms are available on the University website
  • A CV for further information may be attached if you wish

Please send your application by email to or by post to The Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 6JS.

Closing date: Wednesday 21 March 2018.
Interview date: Wednesday 28 March 2018.