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Chef de Partie – Mobile Trailers

Catering Division (NH)

Location:  University Park
Salary:  £20,761 to £21,197 per annum pro-rata (£11.01-11.25 per hour) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Closing Date:  Monday 05 June 2023
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  NHE0280226

The University of Nottingham has been providing an outstanding student experience for over 140 years and is a leading university of worldwide significance with established campuses in UK, China and Malaysia. Our award-winning Nottingham campus is only 15 minutes by bus or tram to our vibrant city centre. 

Your role as a Chef de Partie:

We are looking for enthusiastic, reliable, and hardworking people, who have a keen eye for detail and excellent customer service skills who will take pride in their work and who enjoy working in a fast paced environment. You will have a passion for providing high quality food in a busy environment and have proven experience of working with various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and processes within a busy kitchen. Due to the frequency with which the role holder will be required to drive the mobile trailers a full, current driving licence is essential for this post.

The successful candidate for this post will be expected to attend the Estates and Facilities training courses. Further details will be given at interview.

What’s in it for you

  • Ongoing support to develop your skills and gain industry recognised qualifications to further your career ambitions that may lead to different career paths and career progression. 
  • An excellent holiday allowance of 26 days, plus additional university closure days and bank holidays. 
  • Employee Assistance Programme and Counselling Service- 24/7 support. 
  • Supplier discounts, travel, and reward schemes.
  • Staff Networks, events and activities and state of the art sports facilities. 
  • A permanent post with a 20% allowance for hours worked at the weekend and after 10pm on weekdays plus the tools you need to do a great job.
  • Uniform provided.

This position is offered on a permanent basis. Hours of work are part time, 35 hours per week, 5 days out of 7 to be arranged including regular weekends for 52 weeks of the year. Flexibility to work a range of shifts will be required.

All of our vacancies are advertised at:

Informal enquiries may be addressed to David Butler, email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted. Please quote ref. NHE0280226

Our University is a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, see our Moving to Nottingham pages.

This position does not fulfil the UK Visas & Immigration sponsorship criteria for Skilled Worker, therefore we can only accept applications from candidates who already have the right to work in UK.

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