Human Resources

Chef de Partie - QMUL21258

Department: Estates & Facilities - Catering & Hospitality
Salary: Starting salary will be in the range of £22,212pa - 27,034pa (Grade 2)
Reference: QMUL21258
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 28-Jan-2020
Closing date: 16-Feb-2020

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About the Role

The role of Chef de Partie will manage the effective preparation, cooking, display and service of all food and beverages to the highest standards. The role holder will report directly into the Head Chef, and be involved in the effective running of the food and beverage service on a day to day basis. 


About You

The successful candidate should hold a City and Guilds 706 1/2 qualification or equivalent as well as relevant experience of working in commercial catering or hospitality environment. Candidates should have a high standard of food knowledge, cooking ability and presentation as well as good knowledge of health & safety, COSHH and HACCP procedures.


About the Department

Catering and Hospitality QM currently provide services via a business portfolio made up of catering outlets across all QMUL sites, catering directly for students, staff and summer guests. Additionally, it delivers a very successful and busy Catering Hospitality services for key University events throughout the year such as Conferences, Guest Night, Graduations, Summer Schools and weddings.


The Directorate is one of the largest departments within Queen Mary, University of London and is committed to supporting and promoting student wellbeing at the College. For more information on Estates and Facilities, please visit the website: Estates and Facilities


About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.


The post is based at the Mile End Campus in London. It is full time time (35 hours per week), permanent appointment. The starting salary will be Grade 2, in the range of £22,212 - £27,034 per annum (pro rata), inclusive of London Allowance.


Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.


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The closing date for applications is 16 February 2020. Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.


Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

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