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Cafe Volunteer

We are hoping to find a Volunteer to work within our Charity Cafe, either Front of House or in the Kitchen.

Spadework is a local charity which provides life skills training and work experience for over 90 adults with learning difficulties and disabilities in a commercial yet supportive environment.

We are currently looking for a highly motivated, friendly person, preferably with catering and hospitality experience and a passion for good food, to work in our Cafe.

Ideally, you will be a competent cook able to work in a busy kitchen, with an interest in passing on food, cooking and customer service skills to our Trainees (adults with learning and other disabilities).

To apply please forward your CV and covering letter or for an informal chat please contact Richard on 01732 870002.

Confirmation of all appointments is subject to proof of Eligibility to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and medical clearance. Spadework values the diversity that exists in all our communities and works towards this being reflected in our workforce.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £0.00 /year

Café Chef / Front of House Coordinator

Salary: £17,264 (pro-rata for P/T)

Job LocationBased at Offham West Malling, Kent

We are currently looking for a highly motivated, friendly person, preferably with catering and hospitality experience and a passion for good food, to work in our Cafe. Ideally, you will be a competent cook able to work in a busy kitchen, with an interest in passing on food, cooking and customer service skills to our Trainees (adults with learning and other disabilities). There may also be a requirement for you to assist in the production of our jams, chutneys and relishes and to support our Trainees in other food preparation tasks.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • To support and assist in the supervision and training of a group of adults with learning disabilities
  • To participate in food preparation tasks
  • To cook, create and deliver high quality menu options to both the paying public, our Staff and our Trainees.
  • To design and implement new and exciting menu options and specials.
  • To serve customers, offering a high level of customer service, ensuring customer requests are dealt with in an efficient and professional manner
  • To be assist with stock control and re-ordering
  • To be responsible for reconciling cash/cheques/card sales at the end of the shift
  • Keeping records including recording and checking of temperatures, and following cleaning schedule ensuring high standards at all times
  • To attend staff meetings, open days and other special events as required
  • To work in the Farm Shop / Food Prep Kitchen to cover holiday and sickness.

This will be on a zero hour contract basis, with a view to working weekends (job share considered, other part time hours and work patterns considered).

To apply please forward your CV and covering letter.

Confirmation of all appointments is subject to proof of Eligibility to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and medical clearance. Spadework values the diversity that exists in all our communities and works towards this being reflected in our workforce.

All offers of employment are subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and DBS check.

Closing date: 31st October at 5pm (This vacancy can be closed earlier than the closing date should the role be filled with a successful candidate)

Job Type / Category

Zero Hour contract to work both days at the weekend in a charity cafe.

 

Developing skills for people with learning difficulties