Salary: Up to £9.46 per hour plus benefits
Seasonal Hospitality & Catering Assistants
Up to £9.46 per hour plus benefits
We currently have two positions working 18 hours per week. These are permanent seasonal positions: the core season usually runs from March until October each year.
Field Studies Council
Leading Outdoor Learning
Inspiring everyone to be curious, knowledgeable, passionate and caring about our environment.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Field Studies Council (FSC), one of the UK’s leading providers of outdoor environmental education. FSC is a pioneering environmental education charity committed to enabling people discover, explore, understand and be inspired by the world around us. Established in 1943, our network of Learning Locations provide day and residential courses for all ages, from young children to retired adults, from schools and communities throughout the UK, reaching many others through our publications and community-based programmes.
Typically, our core season runs from March until October every year. Seasonal roles allow you to experience working life in our outstanding education centres throughout the core working season allowing you to follow other interests and pursuits over the winter months secure in the knowledge that you have a job to come back to.
Overall Job purpose:
As an integral team player your main purpose will be working in the kitchen, service and housekeeping operations to ensure the centre is clean and tidy at all times. Some amount of food handling will be required as well as general housekeeping tasks, such as cleaning, laundry and maintaining high hygiene standards.
If your preference is to work in either housekeeping or catering, please advise at the point of application; alternatively, we can discuss this with you at interview.
Please refer to the job description for full details of the responsibilities of the role.
We ask that you have –
A positive and passionate work attitude
A desire to show pride in all aspects of your work
A flexible approach with a willingness to adapt to changes
An ability to work using your own initiative both independently and as a competent, effective team member
An ability to work under pressure and prioritise work to meet tight deadlines
Always treating others with courtesy, dignity and respect
A commitment and contribution to improving FSC’s environmental performance
A committed and proactive approach to personal development; motivated to learn new skills and overcome new challenges
Holidays – pro-rata of 28 days inc bank holidays (increases with length of service – up to 5 extra days)
Employee Assistance programme
Health Cash Plan
Training & Development
Happy to talk flexible working!
If you have any queries regarding this vacancy, please call Liz Cain on 01690 713020.
The closing date for receipt of your completed application is 12 noon on Tuesday 1 February 2022.
We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we’re in receipt of sufficient applications. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.
Interviews will be held at FSC Rhyd-y-creuau on Thursday 3 February 2022.
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by telephone and/or email.