We are recruiting!

As a charity run outdoor centre, we recognise that providing opportunities for individuals of all ages to be able to get outside and benefit from the great outdoors has never been more important. 

We are currently looking for friendly, outgoing and highly motivated individuals to join our growing and supportive staff team and we could have your perfect first or next role.

This is an exciting and busy time to be joining UK Youth as we prepare to launch our new strategy and  transform the way we work to ensure all young people are equipped to thrive and empowered to contribute at every stage of their lives. As a result  we are recruiting for a number of new roles designed to enable the organisation to grow, improve our ways of working and enable us to deliver to deliver our ambitious 2025 strategic plan.

Salary: £18,525 per annum, pro rata

We are looking for a friendly approachable catering coordinator who enjoys meeting new people of all ages and has a passion for delivering high levels of customer service to support our on-site catering provision.

We are looking for the best candidate for this role and can offer great levels of flexibility: choose either a diverse role split between serving chef prepared meals in our main house to organised groups (primarily school groups) and covering front of house in our onsite café or specialise in delivering high quality catering experiences through our small onsite café.

  • Previous catering or barista experience preferred but not essential for candidates willing to learn. 
  • We welcome applications from individuals looking for a part time or full-time role and have both seasonal and permanent positions available.
  • We operate 7 days a week and have various shifts available - you will be able to state your flexibility as part of the application process.

What we can offer you

We offer a competitive range of benefits, good work/life balance, excellent learning and development opportunities and vibrant organisational culture.

  • Flexible/Agile Working
  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme (currently UK Youth match employee contributions up to 5%)
  • Membership of our life insurance scheme which would pay-out up to 4 times your salary
  • Employee Assistance Programme to support employees both professionally and personally
  • 20% discount off bookings at Avon Tyrrell our New Forest Outdoor Centre including, camping, lodges and outdoor activities.
  • Cyclescheme and Techscheme

Apply for our catering coordinator position.

Closing date: midday 12 July

Interviews: Various dates 15-21 July

If you are interested in applying for either of these roles or would like to discuss this further, please contact us directly by either calling 01425 672347 or email info@ukyouth.org 

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