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Pastry Chef

Applications are invited for the exciting opportunity for the new role of Pastry Chef at Gonville & Caius College.

The post holder will be expected to have a thorough knowledge of classic and modern pastry within a professional kitchen, and will join an experienced team which prepares and produces food for buffets and high profile banquets. The post holder will be responsible for the production high standards of pastry and be able to develop seasonal menus for all the above primary responsibilities, this will include menu input.

You will have experience of working within a high class establishment, covering pastry and dough work, hot and cold puddings, cakes, chocolate work, petits fours and new methods of cookery. You will be trained to NVQ3, City & Guilds 706/1, 706/2, 706/3 or have equivalent experience.

If you are looking for a new challenge we can offer you a salary of around £25,000 per annum for a 40 hour week worked 5 days out of 7 depending on business. The College offers automatic enrollment into a pension scheme and 33 days annual holiday (including Public Holidays), together with meals on duty and a medical cashback scheme.

The College may provide relocation assistance for the right candidate. 

Full Job Description, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form can be obtained from the College website: , or from

The Personnel Officer
​Gonville & Caius College
Trinity Street
Cambridge, CB2 1TA

Tel: 01223 332414

The closing date for applications is Friday 28 July 2017