Student Jobs

Part-Time Working at the Union

UCLan Students’ Union is a fast paced, dynamic and values driven organisation and it’s our job to represent, support and inspire our student members throughout their time at the University of Central Lancashire.

If after looking at the job role you don’t think you meet every single requirement, we encourage you to think again and consider applying. Studies show that women and those from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds are less likely to apply for a job unless they meet all requirements in the job description. UCLan Students’ Union is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t completely align perfectly with what’s written, we encourage you to apply anyway and tell us exactly why you could be the right candidate for us.



Location: UCLan Students' Union, Preston

Salary: £10.18 per hour (£10.42 per hour if over 23)

Hours: Flexible, 6-18 hours per week. Tailored around your university schedule.

Imediate start date prefered due to increase in business demand. Early Application could be an advantage.

The Role: Are you a foodie who loves cooking and working in a fast-paced environment? Do you want to join a fun and exciting team that is passionate about delivering high-quality food to students and staff? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

UCLan Students' Union is looking for a Kitchen Team Member to join our dynamic team. As a Kitchen Team Member, you will work closely with our chefs and other team members to deliver delicious and healthy food to our customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparing food according to recipes and specifications
  • Ensuring that food is cooked to the highest standards
  • Maintaining a clean and hygienic kitchen environment
  • Assisting with stock control and ordering
  • Providing excellent customer service

Key Requirements:

  • Passion for food and cooking
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Basic food hygiene certification is desirable but not essential

In return, we offer a fun and exciting work environment, competitive pay rates, and the opportunity to work with a friendly and supportive team. If you are passionate about food and looking for a new challenge, we want to hear from you!

How to apply:

Complete the Diversity Monitoring Form

Application deadline: Sunday 7th January 2024

To apply for the role, please submit a copy of your CV with an accompanying cover letter & Diversity Monitoring Form to prior to the deadline.

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