Cafe / Catering Assistant - Newport Wetlands

Posted:
Wednesday 2 January 2008
Vacancy type:
Office and administration
Location:
Newport Wetlands Env'l Education & Visitor Centre

What we're looking for

The cafe is a popular facility within the reserve and offers a chance to meet and work with our visitors and to help provide a very important service. We need people to bring new ideas and eyes to a working cafe. Staffing cafe; serving members of the public, washing up by machine, assisting in efficient running of the cafe.

The skills you need

Do you enjoy working with people? Do you have good customer care skills? Then this is the volunteering role for you. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage but not essential. A clean and tidy appearance and pleasant manner as duties will include face-to-face contact with the public.

Your time

Minimum:
Half a day - 1 day per week
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

Become a member of the cafe team and gain valuable experience in a busy centre. Training in food hygiene and catering. A chance to enjoy free bird watching at this excellent site! The RSPB is an active and exciting conservation charity, the largest in Europe! We can help you gain skills and give you a valuable insight into our work.

How to apply

Contact

Stephen Kelly, Newport Wetlands Env'l Education & Visitor Centre
Tel: 01633 636363
Email: Stephen.Kelly@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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