Opportunities for Summer Casual Work

Catering Department:

Food service assistant, Kitchen Porter, Iris Café

Housekeeping Department

Domestic assistant

Salary up to £10.90 an hour plus holiday pay

Newnham College is seeking to boost the number of casual workers over the busy summer period with opportunities in the Catering and Housekeeping teams. Out of term time the College hosts conferences, summer schools and different internal and external functions such as weddings and garden parties and we need additional help to boost our regular teams.

Working with experienced permanent staff, these posts represent a great opportunity to gain valuable experience doing active work with a variety of duties. A good level of physical fitness is required, flexibility, and a responsible, can-do attitude are all important qualities to possess.

The salary is £10.90 plus holiday pay for those aged 18 and over, and £8.91 plus holiday pay for those aged under 18. Working hours may be offered on any day of the week and there may be some evening work available too, so flexibility is expected. There are additional benefits from working at the College, including a free meal when working more than 4 hours a day, free parking where available and free use of the College gym when open.

How to apply

Three job descriptions with person specifications are below plus an application form and equal opportunities form. If you want to apply for multiple opportunities, only one application form is necessary but please make it clear what you would like to be considered for.

Completed applications should be emailed to HRManager@newn.cam.ac.uk and the equal opportunities form should be sent following the instructions on the form.

Please note this is being run as a rolling recruitment process. We will be assessing applications, shortlisting and offering interviews as the applications are received. The vacancies will close for further applications as soon as sufficient candidates have been appointed. If you’re interested, don’t put it off!

· Job Description – Casual Domestic Assistant

· Job Description – Casual Food Service Assistant

· Job Description – Casual Kitchen Porter

· Application Form

· Equal Opportunities Form

Newnham College is an equal opportunities employer.