F&B (Bars) Team Leader

Close of applications: 09:45, 28 March 2023

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This role will be ideal for someone who is passionate about customer service and providing students with amazing experiences in our venues. You will need to be able to deliver service in a way that is appropriate to our student audience. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate that they can lead a team of their peers.   

Our F&B (Bars) Team Leader role will involve you working across different areas of our SUSU Food & Beverage, meaning you will have the opportunity to be cross-trained and develop experience in different areas, namely Stag’s, Bridge, Below Deck and Plant Pot. 

You will be required to work open and close shifts including at the weekends. You will oversee a team of student staff in a given venue for the duration of that shift.

Shift lengths are usually between 4-6 hours but can sometimes be longer depending upon activities taking place. Shifts will often require late finishes, regularly up until 1am and sometimes beyond on the biggest SUSU events. We have a safety bus to help you get home safely.

You will work alongside our permanent, core staff and other student staff. 

We offer flexible working opportunities with hours to suit you and your studies. 

Social Enterprise 

Our popular outlets are a great way to be busy and meet a variety of people – delivering a friendly and personal service to our many regular customers and ensuring that new customers want to return. 

The Union Staff Behaviours 

We have defined how we expect all staff to behave at work to live our values: 

  • Be personally responsible and lead by example in our work 
  • Be inclusive, making sure there is something for everyone in all we do 
  • Be ambitious and engaging by pushing the boundaries in what we offer members 
  • Encourage students to lead and be responsive to both staff and member ideas 
  • Be transparent, open and honest with each other and our members 
  • Work together, encouraging and supporting each other to do the best we can 

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You can easily apply using your CV and covering letter by clicking on 'Apply Now'. 

For further information prior to submitting your application, please contact Frankie Puchades, Jack Curtis, Jordan Stevens, or Emma Miller on susufoodandbev@soton.ac.uk

Please note feedback will not be provided if you are not shortlisted for interview.   

SUSU is an equal opportunities employer that values a diverse workforce and we want to reflect the student body that we represent. We value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination and will ensure that our recruitment activities are mindful of equality and diversity matters.