Cafe Assistant, Leighton Moss

Tuesday 11 November 2014
Vacancy type:
Office and administration
Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay

What we're looking for

With over 100,000 visitors a year, Leighton Moss is a very busy site and our award-winning Cafe is very popular. We aim to deliver first class customer care at all times, as well as providing an outstanding home for wildlife. We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to help in the cafe and would love you to come and join our friendly team for a few hours a week. Types of jobs that volunteer cafe assistants do - - Counter - taking orders, serving drinks and cakes, using till, making scones - Store - organising storeroom and helping to sort deliveries - Café Floor - clearing tables, washing up and putting away dishes and taking food out to customers, filling up cutlery, condiments and fridge, writing menu boards. - Food preparation - help with cold food preparation - sandwiches and salads and/or scones and toasted items

The skills you need

- A smiley, friendly personality - A desire to deliver outstanding customer care - The ability to listen and respond appropriately - An awareness of Health and Safety

Your time

Half a day per week
All year round

What's in it for you?

- An opportunity to meet people and gain new skills - Chance to assist the important work of the RSPB through delivering excellent customer care. 100% of our profits go into our conservation work so you really are helping to give nature a home. - An opportunity to help our customers and gain an insight into the operation of a busy cafe in the tourism field. - An induction to the reserve - Induction to the RSPB, it's vision and ways of working - An opportunity to be part of the country's largest nature conservation charity - The opportunity to become part of a friendly, supportive team - An opportunity to take pride in your local nature reserve - Regular line management support - Training in the safe use of all relevant equipment - Relevant H&S training - An RSPB uniform and name badge - References if appropriate

How to apply


Patrick Keating, Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay
Tel: 01524 701601


Appropriate training and equipment will be provided and expenses will be reimbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the country's largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home. For more information please contact: Patrick Keating - Catering Manager Telephone 01524 701601 Direct dial 01524 703016 Email

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