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Kids Camp Manager

Part time temporary position

£1033 to £1127 (depending upon experience) + an additional £20 per day unsocial hours allowance

The University of York Students’ Union (YUSU) has a temporary position to manage a well-established residential Kids Camp.The successful candidate will work closely with YUSU staff members to ensure the delivery of a quality service to provide support and professional guidance for student volunteers and the children involved in Kids Camp.

To join us, you will need to be energetic and motivational, and committed to student personal development through volunteering as well as have the ability and confidence to positively communicate with young people from underprivileged backgrounds.

The post holder will be responsible for the overall management of the project and should therefore possess relevant qualifications and/or experience of working with children 8-11 years as well as being available to spend upto two weeks away from home during the month of August 2014.

This position will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced CRB check

Please ensure that you can be available for volunteer training the week commencing 16th June

Job description click here (280 KB DOCX)

Person specification click here (275 KB DOCX)

Application form click here (558 KB ODT)

Equality monitoring form click here (552 KB ODT)

Completed application and equality monitoring forms should be submitted to jobs@yusu.org

Closing date: 12pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

Interviews: Wednesday 11th June 2014

YUSU Commercial Services Bar Staff

The Courtyard, Lounge Bar and The Glasshouse are just three of the University of York Student Union’s (YUSU) commercial operations on campus. The Courtyard first opened its doors in January 2009. Since then The Courtyard has become one of the campus’s foremost and busiest food and drink destinations. The Lounge opened in October 2011 and is campus' only dedicated cocktail bar. The Glasshouse, opened in 2012 and is the sole licensed space on Heslington East Campus.

YUSU Commercial Services is staffed 95% by students studying on campus and as such its success can largely be attributed to their commitment and work ethic.

We are now recruiting for front of house Bar Assistant in all three venues.

While working for YUSU Commercial Services (a subsidiary company of YUSU) you will be expected to fulfil a wide range of tasks to a high standard including preparation, stock control, cleaning, general food and drink service, use of tills and cash reconciliation.

We are looking for candidates who are energetic, have a great sense of humour but who also adopt a professional approach to working on their own or as part of a team and can work well under pressure.

This is an exiting opportunity for people who are looking for a fresh challenge, to develop new skills and be part of something special.

Candidates will have to be available for the interview process taking place from Wednesday to Friday Week 8 .

The deadline for applications is 3pm on Sunday 8th June 2014.

Successful candidates must be available for an introductory shift in weeks 9 or 10.

Please email jobs@yusu.org with a CV and covering letter. Any paper CVs handed in will not be considered.