Community Cafe Assistant - Environmental Charity

Eastleigh, Hampshire
£7.70 per hour
02 Jun 2017
26 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a friendly community café providing a comfortable and welcoming meeting place for customers to enjoy good quality, healthy and affordable refreshments and shared activities throughout the year.

Role: Community Café Assistant
Salary: £7.70 per hour
Hours: 15-20 hours per week Mon - Fri
Contract: Fixed term until July 2018
Operational Area: Hampshire & Dorset
Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire
Ref: HD06

The role involves working in the café with the preparation of sandwiches and simple lunches, ordering supplies and most importantly delivering excellent customer service. All tasks in this café environment are included such as clearing tables, keeping the kitchen clean and maintaining accurate food safety records.

You will have experience of working in a café, understand the importance of customer service and also understand the need to have a focus on food safety. The role will involve working as part of a team, some of whom are volunteers and supporting other community events which happen on site.

Our client is committed to transforming people’s lives and places through social, economic and environmental action. In terms of development and delivery of these projects they work across three business themes, Parks & Open Spaces, Youth & Employment and Greener Living & Working.

In return the organisation offers:

  • Life Assurance at four times annual salary*
  • 25 days annual holiday, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service and reaching 30 days after 4 year's service
  • Payroll Giving*, Cycle to Work* and Childcare Voucher schemes are available on a salary sacrifice basis
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Health Cash Plan*
  • Scope to continuing development of your professional skills

*Available after 6 months continuous service and successful completion of your probationary period.


If you would like to apply for this position, please click the apply button and attach your CV and covering letter, it will be sent automatically to us.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please note that the organisation reserve the right to close applications early in the event of a large response.

They are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people. To demonstrate their commitment the organisation has been awarded the Disability Confident Scheme Symbol, which is awarded by the Employment Service. They guarantee an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the essential criteria for the post. 

The organisation shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout their workforce and in service delivery.

Our client welcomes applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age.

No agencies please.