Catering Assistant

Cambridge, UK
02 Aug 2019
24 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Catering Assistant

Permanent - Fulltime

Starting at £17,100


What it's about

Are you an experienced Catering Assistant with 5* catering and hospitality experience?

You will join a dynamic and customer focused catering team working to produce and deliver excellent service to all Cambridge Assessment staff, guests and visitors at our Whittlesford site.

What you'll be doing

As Catering Assistant, you will be working 36.5 hours per week, working 5 out of 7 days, mostly Monday - Friday with some additional weekend hours required, flexibility is a must.

Duties include:
  • Serve customers delivering the best service possible
  • Assist chefs and Café Supervisors in preparation of our Grab and Go items
  • Set up servery and display counters
  • Ensure all our areas and catering equipments are cleaned at all time
  • Operation of Cashless Catering tills and kiosk

Whilst the position is located at out Whittlesford site - travel to our Cambridge site may also be required from time to time.

What we're looking for

The ideal Catering Assistant will have proven customer service skills gained through experience working in within a restaurant / café environment. You will be an enthusiastic and self-motivated team player with great attention to detail and the ability to bring and share new ideas. You will be able to plan your own work and you'll have a proven ability to manage your workload when under pressure to meet multiple deadlines and will enjoy contributing to the excellent reputation of the department. The ideal candidate will possess a customer service qualification as a minimum; a hospitality qualification is desirable.

Who we are

Cambridge Assessment is Europe's largest assessment agency, incorporating three major awarding bodies. It plays a leading role in researching, developing and delivering assessment to eight million candidates in 170 countries every year. The Group is a department of the University of Cambridge and a not-for-profit organisation.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and be rewarded with valuable learning opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits.

• Generous contributory pension
• 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
• Annual performance related bonus and increases (discretionary)
• Enhanced maternity/paternity pay
• Employee discount and cash back scheme at 2,500 retailers
• Cycle scheme
• Subsidised canteens
• Corporate discounts on Gym memberships and car rental
• Support for professional qualifications

• Free Parking

Work/life balance is important to us here at Cambridge Assessment, and we offer all our colleagues a range of flexible working options, which suit both the business and the employee. So please let us know of any flexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we can support you.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 23/08/2019 and interviews will be held throughtout the period the role is live.

To apply please upload your covering letter and CV.

As part of your recruitment process you will be required to undergo a background screening. This will be carried out by our selected supplier, Credence Background Screening Limited.

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