To comply with new EU laws regarding "cookies", we have updated our Terms and Conditions and provided a detailed description of how cookies work and are used on this website.  By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to those updated Terms and Conditions.
This notice should appear only the first time you visit the site.
View All Vacancies

Chef de Partie


Salary:  Starting from £18,777, rising to £20,989
Placed On:  Friday 24 November 2017
Closing Date:  Monday 08 January 2018
Interview Date:  Monday 22 January 2018
Reference:  KN5424


The University Hospitality Department provides catering to students, staff and external customers throughout the academic year and during the summer months. There are numerous outlets run by the Hospitality Department offering a range of food and drink options.

We have a vacancy for a Chef de Partie and are looking for a highly motivated chef with a passion for, and experience of, cooking high quality food and supervising junior kitchen staff. You should already hold the relevant NVQ or equivalent qualifications and have an awareness of food hygiene and health and safety. You should also have an enthusiasm for suggesting and contributing to new ideas.

The role includes early morning, evening and weekend working on a 5 out of 7 days per week contract (36.5 hours per week).

The successful candidate will have experience of excellent standards of service in a customer focused environment. You will have knowledge of relevant health and safety and Food Hygiene regulations, and work well as part of a team. You will need to demonstrate the ability to form effective relationships with team members while remaining calm under pressure, as it can be extremely busy over peak times.

Here are some of the fantastic benefits of working here:

  • A competitive rate of pay
  • A generous pension scheme
  • Up to 25 days annual leave per year, eight banks holidays and five extra discretionary days
  • We close over the Christmas break but you’re still paid for this time off
  • Regular awards for shining stars, from £20 Love2Shop vouchers up to annual awards of £750
  • A commitment to the wellbeing of our teams, with mindfulness sessions, fitness boot camps and free health checks
  • Great staff social events
  • A staff suggestion scheme, with the chance to share your ideas and earn a £20 voucher
  • The chance to develop, with many training courses and job shadowing opportunities
  • Up to 20 hours a year personal development time for fitness classes, training, volunteering and charity work
  • Tax and national insurance savings through salary exchange schemes on nursery care and child care vouchers. 

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.