Team Leader - Coffee Shop/Cafe (Fractional)

Closing Date
Sunday, 30th January 2022
Job Type
Operations & Facilities
Catering Division (NH)
£10 per hour

We are looking for an experienced Team Leader to work in our busy Cafe at the Royal Derby Hospital. You will be responsible for the operation, organisation and supervision of the Cafe, ensuring a high quality and consistent service is provided. Main duties will include preparing and serving a wide range of food and beverages, cash handling and banking, supervising staff and maintaining the care of equipment within the unit. You will also order stock, liaise with suppliers and ensure excellent customer service is provided at all times.

Supervisory experience gained within a similar environment, excellent customer service skills, experience of stock control and proven planning, organisational and administration skills are essential for this role. Further details regarding the duties for the post can be found on the attached job role profile.

Hours of work are 36.25 per week, 5 days out of 7 to be arranged, worked mainly Monday to Friday between 7.45am and 4.00pm for 30.6 weeks of the year. Flexibility will be required. This post will be offered on a permanent contract and applications for job share would be considered.

The University of Nottingham is committed to providing competitive employment packages whilst supporting the well-being of our staff to help them reach their full potential. We strive to provide a range of benefits and rewards, including leading fitness and health facilities, staff discounts and travel schemes.

The successful candidate will be expected to attend the Estates and Facilities training courses which will run each day, Monday to Friday mornings on the first week of appointment. Further details will be given at interview.

Please note this post is based in Derby.

You can find out more about us and meet the team at

Informal enquiries may be addressed to David Butler, Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted. Please quote ref. NHE/177121

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, see our Moving to Nottingham pages.

For successful international applicants, we provide financial support for your visa and the immigration health surcharge, plus an interest-free loan to help cover the cost of immigration-related expenses for any dependants accompanying you to the UK. For more information please see the our webpage on Financial support for visas and the immigration health surcharge.

This role will not attract sufficient points to obtain a sponsored Skilled Worker visa under the UK Visas & Immigration points based immigration system, however applications are welcome from candidates who don't currently have the right to work in the UK, but who would be eligible to obtain a valid visa via another route.