VACANCIES

Kitchen Assistant, Café

We are looking for a Kitchen Assistant to join our friendly team at the Forest Bakehouse. Our open plan café has a growing trade and offers a changing menu of breakfast and lunch dishes, prepared from scratch using seasonal produce. In this role, you will have the chance to learn and progress, helping with the preparation, cooking and presentation of food. Working to the highest standards and within a workers’ cooperative, you will be part of a business that values ethical sourcing and contributing to the local community.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team and the desire to learn and develop. Some previous experience within a kitchen environment would be essential, but full training will also be provided. This position would suit a trainee chef or an individual wishing to gain work experience within a dynamic and growing small business.

HOURS OF WORK

You will be contracted to work 35 hours per week. The hours shall range within 8am - 5pm Tuesday to Saturday. Good rates of pay.

As our café bakery experiences periods of high demand, you will be required to work during festival periods, school holidays and half terms, on a rota basis.

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

Essential requirements:

  • Previous experience within a kitchen environment

  • Full UK Drivers Licence

Desirable requirements:

  • Catering & Hospitality qualification

  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

Closing date: 14th February 2020

Interviews to be held:  24th February 2020

Download the job description here

To apply, complete an Application Form, which may be downloaded from here. This must be sent with a covering letter to info@forestbakehouse.co.uk

Front of House Assistant, Café

 

We are looking for a Front of House Assistant to support our cafe team at the Forest Bakehouse. As our café and retail have expended, we experience periods of peak demand, at which times extra support is needed. In this role, you will serve customers, deal with orders, take on general cleaning and washing up duties and help maintain the smooth running of the café. Working within a workers’ cooperative, you will be part of a business that fosters strong ties with the local community and holds to high standards of customer service.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team, take initiative and handle the pressure of a fast-paced operating environment. Some previous experience working in café or retail is essential, but full training will also be provided.

HOURS OF WORK

You will be contracted to work 15 hours per week, with the potential to increase hours as the business grows. The hours shall range within 8am - 5pm on Friday and 8am - 4pm to Saturday. Good rates of pay.

You may also be required to work additional hours during school holidays and half terms, and provide holiday cover for team members, on a rota basis.

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

Essential requirements:

  • Previous experience of café or retail environment

  • Full UK Drivers Licence

Desirable requirements:

  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

Closing date: 27th February 2020

Interviews to be held:  2nd March 2020

Download the job description here.

To apply, complete an Application Form, which may be downloaded from here.

This must be sent with a covering letter to info@forestbakehouse.co.uk

OPENING HOURS

Wednesday   9am - 4pm
Thursday       9am - 4pm
Friday          9am - 4pm
Saturday       9am - 2pm

Sunday - Tuesday  CLOSED

ADDRESS

The Forest Bakehouse
Unit 9b, Longhope Ind. Est.
Church Road
Longhope

Gloucestershire
GL17 0LB

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CONTACT US

Phone

01452 830435

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