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Senior Food & Beverage Supervisor, Rutherford/Darwin

University of Kent - Catering - Rutherford

Location: Canterbury
Salary: £23,144 to £24,533 Grade 4, per annum (equates to approx. £12.68 - £13.44 per hour)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 17th June 2024
Closes: 1st July 2024
Job Ref: CS-315-24

Are you passionate about the food and beverage industry and looking to join an award-winning team?

If you are a motivated person that enjoys providing a high level of customer service, join our catering team at the University of Kent where you will have the chance to create unforgettable moments for students, foster a sense of community, contribute to the vibrant university experience and assist the Food and Beverage Manager in the day-to-day running of the outlet.

Rutherford Dining Hall offers traditional, home-cooked food for budget-friendly prices. The menu changes daily, alongside a wok bar, providing plenty of options for healthy and nutritious meals.

Darwin provides high quality catering services to all of our events and conferences on campus. From buffets to banquets, every day is different! Darwin is also the hub of our central production across campus, providing our outlets across campus with a range of freshly made lunch options every day.

As Senior Food and Beverage Supervisor you can expect to be involved in:

Assisting the Food and Beverage Manager in the supervision of casual staff and the delivery of an efficient and high-quality bar/bistro service. Supervising the service of food and drink, plus all aspects of stock and cash control, you will work closely with kitchen colleagues and help to deliver a first-class dining experience.

You will need to remain calm and efficient, even in times of considerable pressure, and demonstrate good customer service skills. You will also ensure compliance with all aspects of health, safety and hygiene standards and adherence to the relevant legislation.

With several different outlets on our beautiful campus, you will have access to a diverse experience with a range of development opportunities.

What will you bring to the role?

  • Experience of supervising bar and catering staff in a high-volume environment
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Willingness to work flexibly
  • Health and safety/risk assessment knowledge
  • Creating rota patterns, organising work schedules experience
  • Knowledge and experience of EPOS and stock management systems.

What we can offer in return:

As a member of our team, you can expect a friendly, open and collaborative working environment and support in your development and wellbeing. You'll enjoy a range of great staff benefits including:

  • A 35-hour working week on a Monday to Sunday rota, regular overtime during busy periods (up to 48 hours per week)
  • 43 days' leave per year (personal leave, bank holidays and additional days allocated for the Christmas period, pro rata for part-time staff)
  • excellent pension scheme with generous employer contributions
  • corporate employee-funded healthcare plan, in partnership with Benenden Health
  • retailer and wellbeing discounts via Edenred
  • on campus cinema/theatre, sports facilities, library, nursery (Canterbury) and food outlets 
  • study while you work discounts, cycle to work scheme, local business discounts
  • support in your development and wellbeing at all stages of employment, including an Employee Assistance Programme
  • training and development opportunities at all levels
  • on-site parking

We are ambitious for our people, our communities and the region we serve – join us in making the world a better place. Visit our website for more on who we are: http://www.kent.ac.uk/about/

Please see the 'Apply' link above to view the full job description and apply for this post.

For further information regarding the application process, please contact:

peopleserviceshr@kent.ac.uk quoting reference number CS-315-24.

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