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Salary:   £17,682 to £19,133
Closing Date:   Saturday 29 February 2020
Reference:  M238

Lancaster University is seeking to recruit a Chef who is a team player and who has a passion and enthusiasm for continuous development.

You will already be working in a professional kitchen and have experience of working at least, at a commis chef level, but looking to take on a chef de partie position.

We are seeking a passionate person with the drive to improve and deliver on the creative edge. You will be part of an experienced team who work to maintain our standards of cooking with fresh, locally sourced produce.

You must display initiative and self-reliance, but also be able to contribute to and work within a large, fast paced and successful team.

Based from our main kitchen you will take a lead role in our on campus restaurant – ‘The Lounge’. Is a modern brasserie style with a menu of the day and also seasonal A La Carte using local produce and modern cooking techniques.

You will also be required to work in other areas as needed by the business, this could be supporting in our main production kitchen or other outlets and kitchens across campus, with expectations of the highest standards. This provides the opportunity to learn new skills.

The Hospitality department has a diverse range of outlets, a varied customer base and styles of catering, including catering for national and international students, conferences, dinners, cafes and bars, restaurants, Graduation and Open/Visitor days.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in one of the country’s leading Universities in a job that offers excellent opportunity for progression and great benefits.

In return we offer a competitive salary and flexible benefits.

This role is a full time all year round position including evenings and weekends.

For more detail please refer to the full job description and person specification.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

Lancaster University is International University of the Year 2020 and is in the top ten of all three major UK league tables. Join this fast growing spectacular, modern campus just south of the vibrant city of Lancaster. Here you can forge a successful future within our Hospitality team.

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