Food service Coffee Bar Assistant

Salary: £8050.00 per annum, paid monthly

Benefits: Pension scheme, excellent working environment, Uniform provided, training included

Hours: Part time

Location: Cambridge

Contract: 46-week annual contract and includes paid holiday the majority of which will need to be taken during the summer and Christmas closure.

Duties Include:

  • Preparation of coffee, tea and serving other light refreshment in the Coffee bar in the Club Room.
  • Making a range of coffees and refreshments using a barista coffee machine.
  • Setting up the Coffee Bar each day and putting out the full range of products.
  • Displaying and correctly labelling the food items that are on sale.
  • Use of electronic till.
  • Clearing the Club Room after service and cleaning for subsequent use.
  • Using the plate-washing machine as required.
  • Washing floors, all other areas and equipment used in the performance of the above duties.
  • Maintaining good customer relations and dealing with customers’ enquiries.
  • Ensure all customers receive an efficient, effective and responsive service.
  • Maintain high standards of personal hygiene and food safety.
  • To act on any other reasonable request, which is in keeping with the type of work involved with your role, that is made by the management of the College.
  • Ensure compliance with, and implementation of, all College policies and procedures, in but not exclusively, to our Food Safety, Dignity at Work and Health and Safety policies.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience of professional food service
  • Experience in a Coffee Bar/Shop environment
  • Ability to follow instructions and complete set tasks to a time scale
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to be flexible with the scheduling of shift patterns
  • Good communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Polite, reliable and punctual
  • Presentable and smart in appearance
  • Self-motivated with a willingness to learn
  • Enthusiasm for good customer service

If you have the relevant skills and experience and are seeking a new career, then send your CV to, with the subject line referring to the position and where you found it. Alternatively, call 01772 886799.

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