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Kitchen Assistant Lakeside Restaurant


Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £18,529 to £20,092 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Friday 30 September 2022
Reference:  042922-R-R-R

The University of Surrey is amongst the highest achieving Universities in the United Kingdom, it was awarded the Times/ Sunday Times University of the Year Award for 2016.

The Lakeside Restaurant and coffee shop are part of the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management which is ranked in the top five for hospitality and leisure management in the QS World University Rankings 2018 and achieved a five-star rating. We are also ranked in the top three for hospitality, leisure, recreation and tourism in the Complete University Guide 2020. 

This is a unique operation led by a team of professional staff and ably assisted (during semester time) by talented students studying in the Schools’ BSc International Hospitality Management programme. 

Lakeside is recruiting a Kitchen Assistant whose key responsibilities are to maintain high levels of cleanliness in the kitchen as well as provide assistance to the Chef(s) with light food preparation and the transporting of food, drink and equipment to areas across campus. This role also assists in the receipt of deliveries, storage of goods and distribution of stock.

If you have a passion for excellent food across different outlets, work well with others and are excited to work in this unique environment we would love to hear from you.

Applications should include a C.V

In addition to the salary, you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities. The benefits package includes a generous salary package, an award-winning pension scheme and childcare assistance.

Interested candidates can contact Tony Webber, Lakeside Manager ( for an informal discussion. 

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For more information and to apply online, please download the further details and click on the 'apply online' button above.
In return we offer a generous pension, relocation assistance where appropriate , flexible working options including job share and blended home/campus working locations (dependent on work duties), access to world-class leisure facilities on campus, a range of travel schemes and supportive family friendly benefits including an excellent on-site nursery.

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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.






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