Course Assistant - Two positions

Rewarding full-time opportunities at The School of Artisan Food.

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with experience in the food sector to join The School of Artisan Food team. These roles will provide support to the School’s specialist courses and events.

Based on the Welbeck Estate in North Nottinghamshire, The School of Artisan Food is a unique training provider, attracting students from around the world to a wide range of food production courses.

The School of Artisan Food is a registered charity and as a not-for-profit institution is committed to providing the widest possible access to its facilities.

The School has two vacancies for full-time Course Assistants to support tutors in the delivery of the School’s full-time qualifications, short course and bespoke events programme.

These positions are a fantastic opportunity for individuals with experience and interest in food to further their career, in a fascinating, fast-paced environment.

As valued members of the team the successful candidates will be responsible for maintaining the School’s good reputation and high standards in the delivery of courses and events, by facilitating preparation for courses and providing in-class support to visiting tutors, completing relevant administrative duties and taking responsibility for the School’s training rooms, equipment and supplies.

To provide a high standard of technical support to course tutors, ensuring an efficient service to staff, students and course participants alike.

To be responsible for the administration and set-up of training rooms for courses and bespoke events which includes weekends.

The successful applicant will also be responsible for maintaining housekeeping, hygiene and food safety standards within training rooms and stores.

• Experience and skills in a customer facing environment
• An interest in artisan food, drink and cookery with a good level of technical skill. An understanding and experience in artisan food production would be an advantage.
• Able and willing to work as part of a team.
• Organised and efficient; able to handle several duties simultaneously, prioritising effectively as appropriate.
• Confident, with good communication and interpersonal skills.

Please apply by email to [email protected] including your CV and a covering letter.

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The School of Artisan Food




£17,500 - £17,500

Contact Number

01909 532171

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Email Address

[email protected]

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