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Bar Manager

Salary:   £29,451.19-£33,729.70 (depending on experience) plus benefits

Job type: Fixed term (2 years)

Hours:       39.25 hours per week

St John’s College is looking to appoint a Bar Manager to join the College’s Catering Department.

The Bar Manager will promote and grow the business, hire and train bar staff and ensure that our Fellows, students and outside customers are receiving excellent drinks, food and service.

The successful candidate will also manage inventory and resources, plan promotional events, ensure that quality and safety controls are followed, maintain current licenses and update vendor contracts, create schedules and set business objectives to increase profits and maximize customer satisfaction.

In order to succeed as a Bar Manager, you should be observant and have the ability to think critically and efficiently. You should be a skilled communicator with excellent problem solving, observation, and interpersonal skills.

The College offers a competitive benefits package including membership of a contributory pension scheme, 36 days’ annual leave (inclusive of Bank Holidays), access to a ‘cash plan’ healthcare scheme currently provided by Simplyhealth,  free lunch (up to a specified monetary limit), free use of an on-site Gym and free parking close to the College site.

For further particulars and an application form, please visit, email or telephone 01223 338794.

The closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 12:00 on Thursday 1 November.  Interviews are expected to be held during the week commencing Monday 5 November.

In applying for this role, you will provide personal data which the College will process in accordance with its data protection obligations and its Data Protection Policy. Please see attached for a copy of our Data Protection Statement for further information about how we process your personal data.

Full time
01223 338794