Community Café Assistant

Groundwork South is committed to transforming people’s lives and places through social, economic and environmental action. In terms of development and delivery of these projects we work across three business themes, Parks & Open Spaces, Youth & Employment and Greener Living & Working


This is an exciting opportunity to work in a friendly community café providing a comfortable and welcoming meeting place for customers to enjoy good quality, healthy and affordable refreshments and shared activities throughout the year.


ROLE: Community Café Assistant

SALARY: £7.70 per hour

HOURS: 20 hours per week

CONTRACT: Fixed term until July 2018

OPERATIONAL AREA: Hampshire & Dorset

LOCATION: Velmore, Chandlers Ford

The role involves working in the café with the preparation of sandwiches and simple lunches, ordering supplies and most importantly delivering excellent customer service. All tasks in this café environment are included such as clearing tables, keeping the kitchen clean and maintaining accurate food safety records.


You will have experience of working in a café, understand the importance of customer service and also understand the need to have a focus on food safety. The role will involve working as part of a team, some of whom are volunteers and supporting other community events which happen on site.


In return we offer:

  • Life Assurance at four times annual salary*
  • 25 days annual holiday, rising to 28 days after 2 years service and reaching 30 days after 4 years service •Payroll Giving*, Cycle to Work* and Childcare Voucher schemes are available on a salary sacrifice basis •A contributory pension scheme •Health Cash Plan* •Scope to continuing development of your professional skills*Available after 6 months continuous service and successful completion of your probationary period.


Closing Date: Monday 12th June 2017

Interview Date: Friday 16th June 2017

Start Date: July 2017


Contact or 02380 642 943

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