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Kitchen Porter - 2 roles available

Department: Campus and Residential Services
Location: York
Salary: £17,697 to £17,901 per annum
Closing Date: Sunday 05 December 2021 at midnight
Interview Date: Thursday 16 December 2021
Reference: 214-21

Two positions available

1 x full time, permanent

1 x part time, term time only, fixed term for 6 months (30 weeks a year)

Location: York

Salary is £17,697 to £17,901 per annum (pro rata for part time role)

Situated in the heart of the historic city of York, and with roots dating back to 1841, York St John University has a long and proud tradition as a distinguished higher education provider. Our success is founded on the quality of academic teaching and research, our thriving campus environment, our professional and pastoral support, and our values of an inclusive, innovative and ambitious community with a strong sense of belonging.

The Role

The University is looking for a Kitchen Porter to join our Catering team and support the team in providing meals to students, staff and visitors to the University.  

Key Requirements

Experience of working in a catering environment and some knowledge of food hygiene is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.

High levels of personal hygiene are essential

Core hours are Monday to Friday with some evening and weekend work to support functions and events.

In addition to a competitive salary, YSJ employees enjoy access to a superb range of benefits including –

  • Generous annual leave entitlement (plus additional leave days during our Christmas closure period)
  • Pension scheme
  • Health cash plan
  • Training and development
  • Discounts at a range of local companies, including shops, cafes and restaurants.

The University is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff networks and a multi-faith space to support staff from different background 

As part of our commitment to providing an inclusive working environment, consideration is given to all requests for job share or flexible working arrangements.

Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.

Interviews may take place remotely via Microsoft Teams. Further guidance will be provided to candidates who progress to interview stage.

Please note that this vacancy may close early if a large volume of applications are received to ensure that we can meet the above timescales. Any applications currently in progress at this time will be notified and given the opportunity to complete their application prior to closure.

Closing Date - Sunday 05 December 2021 at midnight

Provisional Interview Date - Thursday 16 December 2021

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