PPP Enterprise – Assistant Café Manager

If you have excellent people skills, and a helpful and friendly manner to build up a rapport with our customers then Pulteneytown People’s Project Enterprise may have a position to interest you!
We are currently seeking to recruit an Assistant Café Manager to join our busy team.

This is a hands-on role, ideal for an individual with a “can do” outlook. The successful candidate will work primarily in the kitchen, preparing and cooking local produce in Telford’s Cafe alongside Telford’s Manager but also be flexible and confident to help in the Front of House, support the kitchen and café staff when required and to provide holiday cover in the kitchen as well as Front of House. The staff are friendly, hard-working, dynamic and enthusiastic and they are looking for a team member with similar qualities, who is looking to develop their career in catering and hospitality, and work together to continue to develop a vibrant community café, providing high quality meals, catering and functions made from local produce and in-house home baking.

Applicants should have at least 2 years working experience in the hospitality/catering industry. Excellent customer service skills are an essential, along with great attention to detail for displays. The successful candidate will also be able to work quick and efficient under pressure and work using their own initiative and lead a team where training and leading of junior staff members will be required. You will also provide support to Telford’s manager in the planning/organising of catering for functions and events as well as help with rotas for the café staff. You will help ensure compliance to Cooksafe guidelines as well as make sure that cleaning and maintenance schedules are completed to a high standard.

This post is for 36 hours per week with an annual salary of Ł16,848, working hours include most Saturdays and the very occasional evening is required for functions (only a couple of times a year).

To apply for this position please use the attached application form or PPP Application Form with Equality and Diversity Monitoring.pdfPPP Application Form with Equality and Diversity Monitoring.pdfPPP Application Form with Equality and Diversity Monitoring.pdfrequest an application form by emailing; recruitment@pppwick.org.uk and stating Telford’s Senior Front of House with Catering post. Applications to be submitted either via email or by post to Pulteney Centre, Huddart Street, Wick, KW1 5BA.

Closing date for this position is Monday 27th May 2019 at 12 noon.