College Cook

Westcott House is seeking to recruit a College Cook to join their staff team in September 2022. The successful candidate will be responsible for the college catering function, providing a well-run, excellent quality and cost-effective food service for students, staff and guests (customers) at Westcott House in term time and vacations, and to oversee a small team. They will be responsible for a hospitable service to a community that seeks to create the atmosphere of an extended family.

Located in the heart of Cambridge, Westcott House is a Church of England Theological College. Our mission is to prepare men and women for the challenges and opportunities of public ministry.

This is a permanent role working 37.5 hours per week from 34 weeks (term time) to 52 weeks (full time) dependent on circumstances and candidate. The salary for this position is between £27,000 – £30,000 pro rata.

Benefits include:

  • 33 days annual leave (including public holidays)
  • Membership of a generous non-contributory pension scheme and death in service benefit
  • Meals during term time
  • On-site parking (subject to availability)
  • The opportunity to join a rewarding work environment within a friendly, welcoming team.

Full details of the job description are available to download below.

If you are interested in joining our team, please complete an application form and return to Emma Jeeves by email to You are invited to complete the equal opportunities form and return this at your discretion.

College Cook Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

The closing date for applications is 12pm on Wednesday 17 August 2022. Interviews will be held Wednesday 24 and Thursday 25 August 2022.