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Work Placement - Nottingham Trent University

Job description

Work Experience Placements at Nottingham Trent University

Below are some examples of the types of placement areas that they are likely to offer:


Catering – Kitchen Assistant (City and Clifton Campus) – Nottingham

You will be actively involved in the production of food for students, staff, visitors and conference delegates.  They will be working in all sections of the kitchen to enhance skills and gain knowledge of the daily operation in a diverse and busy kitchen establishment, including health and safety, food safety and hygiene procedures.

*One Placement is available in June/July – Please suggest your date(s).*


Catering – Hospitality Assistant (City Campus) – Nottingham

You will gain experience in delivered catering service and Nottingham Conference Centre events. Enhancing skills in table and buffet service, drinks delivery and service, customer care, event preparation and set-up. This will include health and safety, food safety and hygiene procedures.



  • Apply by: 01/09/2017
  • Company: Nottingham Trent University
  • Pay: N/A
  • Working times/day: TBA
  • Location: City Campus - Nottingham Trent
  • Job type: Work placements
  • Job sector: Hospitality and catering
  • Employers reference: NTU
  • Listing date: 01/03/2017

How to apply

Students who are not on NTU Progression will be eligible to apply from 30 October 2016 onwards, in the usual way.

To apply and receive an application form for these vacancies you must email the Nottingham Trent University's work experience co-ordinator to discuss whether suitable dates are available for you to complete your work placement. Please contact on 

Please note - Placements are open to all students at West Nottinghamshire College, this may result into the placement being allocated; we do advise all students interested in the placement to speak with the employer in the first instant to check that the placement is still available.

Once you have a confirmed offer, in order to proceed with the work placement you will need to download and complete the following ‘Student/Tutor’ Work Placement Application form. This form must be signed by your tutor.

You can drop off a completed application form to room 4a, Derby Road Campus (the Work Placement Office) or ask your tutor to post internally. Alternatively scan and email a completed application form to

A parental consent form must also be signed and passed to your tutor.

On receipt of your Student/Tutor application form the Work Placement Team will ensure the health and safety documentation for your placement is in place. The Work Placement Team will then send you, your tutor and the employer a confirmation email prior to your work placement start date, as entered on your Student/Tutor application form. (Start and end dates MUST be entered.)

If you need any support completing your application, simply email

We encourage you to secure your work placement as soon as possible.

Why choose West Notts?

Best college for A Levels value added* in the East Midlands

£50m investment in our facilities since 2008

In the top 10% of all providers nationally for apprenticeships

Second for vocational value added* in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

90% of students move into a positive destination

*Value added is a measure of a student’s progress against their starting point
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