Functions Assistant

Salary:                 £22,457.24 - £23,074.43 p.a. (depending on experience) plus benefits

Job type:             Permanent

Hours:                 39.25 hours per week

St John’s College, one of the largest Colleges within the University of Cambridge, is seeking to appoint a full time Functions Assistant to assist in the smooth operation of all public and private dining rooms and associated areas in terms of food service, staff supervision and cleaning.   

The successful candidate will have full knowledge of silver service and hold a Basic Food Hygiene Certificate.  Previous experience in a similar role is preferable.

The weekly 39.25 hours will be worked over a 7-day roster on a shift pattern that changes weekly to cover lunches, dinners and other events.  However, a degree of flexibility will be required to meet business needs.

The College offers a competitive benefits package including membership of a defined 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 click on the links below, email or telephone 01223 338794.

To arrive no later than 9am on Monday 27 February 2023.  Interviews are expected to take place week commencing 6 March 2023.

We may be interviewing candidates as applications come through and we therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we find a suitable candidate.

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
 £22,457.24 - £23,074.43 p.a. (depending on experience) plus benefits
39.25 hours per week
01223 338794