Cafe Manager ?? Part Time

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9.57 GBP Hourly
17 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE: Cafe Manager - Part Time

SALARY & BENEFITS: GBP9.57 + depending on experience

WORKING HOURS: Part Time ( 500 per annum)

THE COMPANY: Our client is a visitor attraction overlooking Warwick Racecourse and is run by a charitable trust. The restored Victorian gardens are open to the public all year, including weekends & bank holidays from April to October. During these weekends the function room in the modern visitor centre is used as a caf?? seating up to 40 people. They are now looking for a Cafe Manager to join their team.

THE ROLE: The role of Cafe Manager will be to oversee the running of the Cafe and the volunteers who dedicate their time to the trust. The role will involve working weekends and bank holidays between April and October and will also involve events in the winter months. This is varied role that will involve interaction with the general public as well as managing and organising a team of volunteers. This will also involve general administration and cash handling.

Key Responsibilities:

• Running the caf?? at weekends, with the help of volunteers
• Opening tasks start from 10am/10.30am and closing is usually complete by 5pm. (Each day is split into two shifts.)
• Organising the weekend rota of volunteers using the current database of 30+ names
• Keeping appropriate records of volunteers' details and centre procedures
• Helping to recruit new volunteers and providing induction for their role in the cafe
• Maintaining contact with the volunteers and offering them support, including a social morning before the start of the season
• Organising training in first aid, customer care and food safety for volunteers
• Laundering the aprons and tea towels
• Purchasing items from Cash and Carry and ordering cakes
• Working closely with the Centre Manager who has access to the caf?? during the week
• Attending monthly Monday management meetings in the centre and working closely with the Management team, particularly the Events' organiser.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate for the role of Cafe Manager based in Warwick will be someone with experience in a similar role with similar responsibilities. You will be able to demonstrate the ability to organise and manage a team. You will be able to offer flexibility due to the nature of the working hours.

Key experience essential for the Cafe Manager role:
• Previous experience in a Managerial / Supervisory role / responsibilities
• Cafe experience desirable
• Experience of organising and managing volunteers desirable
• Knowledge of food hygiene / health & safety at work. Training can be provided
• A vision for improving the caf?? and expanding the range of food offered
is desirable.

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