The Mill Canteen is a newly refurbished popular local café based near Shelley.

Business: Public house/restaurant

Training provided: NVQ level 2 Catering training via Kirklees College.

Pay details: Under 18 £4.05 per hour, 18-20 years £5.60 per hour. If after 4 weeks, the successful applicant has shown the commitment/dedication needed for this role, the hourly rate will rise to £6.50 per hour.

Hours: 36.5 hours total. Monday in college 9am – 5pm, Tuesday 9.30am – 5pm, Wednesday and Thursday 10.30am – 3.30pm, Saturday 9am – 5pm  and Sunday 9.30am – 12.30pm.

Requirements: Applicants should ideally have some knowledge of food and cooking, be a good team player and be willing to learn. Applicants will undergo initial screening for Maths and English to show they are working at level 1 or GCSE or above.

Minimum age: 16

Description: Working in a popular local café, the role will involve ensuring a high standard of hygiene and cleanliness is maintained in the kitchen and dining rooms, carrying out general duties such as  setting up, cleaning tables, washing up, serving meals drinks etc, putting away deliveries promptly and ensuring stock room, fridges and freezers are kept clean and accessible, being involved in weekly menu changes and weekly specials, assisting the head chef with the preparation for the day, preparing basic dishes and ingredients under the supervision of the head chef, measuring dish ingredients, preparing sauces, gravy, pie fillings, preparing salads, sandwiches, starters and desserts as needed and other related duties.

How to apply: To apply, please email your CV to applications@kirkleescollege.ac.uk  Please state the employer and the title of the vacancy that you wish to apply for. In your application, please answer the following 2 questions:

  1. What are your favourite things to cook at home?
  2. Why do you want to work within the hospitality and catering industry?

Please do not contact the employer directly.

To apply for this job email your details to applications@kirkleescollege.ac.uk