Senior Catering Assistant

Closing date: Tuesday, 3 April 2018

Sidney Sussex College has vacancies for SENIOR CATERING ASSISTANTS to work as part of the busy catering department in the College Buttery and Hall.  Providing an excellent catering service including formal dining, cafeteria and bar service to staff, Fellows and students during term time, the department is equally busy out of term catering to conference and B&B guests.

This is a full time role working 40 hours per week across a 2 week shift pattern and represents an ideal opportunity for a hard-working, self-motivated individual, preferably with with a background as a waiter/waitress to gain some additional responsibility.

The salary for the full time position is £19,323 (which is £9.29 an hour).  With additional benefits including a generous annual leave entitlement, access to the College's excellent pension scheme, free meals when on duty, subsidised gym facilities and a childcare voucher scheme, this represents an excellent opportunity to join a friendly team and work in lovely surroundings and a supportive enviroment.

For further details, please click on the job description to the right.

In order to apply, please complete and submit an application form with a covering letter saying why you would be good for the role and send it by e-mail to or post it to the attention of the assistant to the HR manager at Sidney Sussex College, Sidney Street, Cambridge CB2 3HU.

The closing date for this role is 12 noon on Tuesday 3rd April 2018 and interviews will be held shortly afterwards.

For further information please contact the Bursary and Human Resources Assistant, Sharon Bentley (, Tel. +44 1223 3 38882)

The College is an equal opportunities employer.

The College Council reserves the right not to make an appointment.