Café Assistant

RIO is recruiting for a Café Assistant to work in our new Column Bakehouse café, based at Ocean Studios. Working as part of a small team, you will be responsible for serving customers and providing excellent hospitality to users of the café and venue alike.

The successful post holder will need to be an active, outgoing and supportive team member, who treats customers and team members both with fairness and courtesy. They will need to develop knowledge of products and share that knowledge with confidence, and serve customers promptly, courteously and with a smile.

Some key responsibilities will include serving customers food and drink of a high standard, answering the phone, dealing with payments within the café, and complying with all Health and Safety and Food Hygiene regulations at all times.

This position is available in 40 hours per week, 35 hours per week or 20 hours per week in shift work. If you have a preference, please specify in your application form which amount of hours you’d like to apply for.

Location: Ocean Studios, Plymouth
Hours: 20-40 hours per week
Salary: National Living Wage (£7.50 per hour)
Closing deadline: Wednesday 7th June, 5pm
Interviews: Tuesday 13th June

Real Ideas Organisation (RIO) is recruiting for a Bakery Assistant to work in its Grade I listed artisan bakery, Column Bakehouse. As a Bakery Assistant, you will be responsible for preparing and producing a range of enticing baked goods as part of the Column Bakehouse product offer. You should also work efficiently in order to meet production targets and Health and Safety guidelines as appropriate.

Key responsibilities include producing good quality baked products, working in collaboration with the Café Manager, Café Supervisor and front of house team to do so, as well as monitoring wastage to minimise overproduction, and actively participate in all aspects of hygiene practises, complying with Health and Safety as required.

The successful post-holder should have an up to date Food Handling qualification and a high standard of food and personal hygiene. They should have a passion for baking in a fast-paced and exciting environment! Teamwork is also essential, so good communication skills and collaboration is a must.

This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) with shift work required over a seven day period. Do you want to work in a successful artisan bakery and be a part of a passionate, driven team? Download the application pack below and apply by Wednesday 7th June.

Location: Column Bakehouse, Plymouth
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: £7.90 per hour
Closing deadline: Wednesday 7th June, 5pm
Interviews: tbc

Bakery Assistant Job Description
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