Company: White Rose Books
Location: Thirsk, Yorkshire YO71ET
Status: Part time
Relevant work experience: Less than 1 year
Education level: GCSE / Scottish or equivalent
Hours of work : Permanent contract– Part Time, Weekend Job
About us: White Rose BookCafe is an award-winning bookshop and coffee bar with a Terrace garden, in Thirsk. We pride ourselves on offering our customers a high standard of personal service, a blend of great coffee, books, gifts and cards in relaxing, attractive surroundings, indoors and outdoors.
Customer Service: The suitable applicant should be able to work from 9.30am to 5pm, within the café you will be serving light lunches, serving customers, plus clearing tables, & washing up. You will be required to offer a
professional, friendly and efficient service to our customers, undertake cleaning duties at the end of the day & ensuring compliance to company policies and current legislation.
Duties: Serving the light lunch menu, and serving drinks, cakes & other snacks. Clearing away tables and washing up, cleaning all areas in the kitchen & café at the end of the day. You will be trained in awareness of food hygiene standards and compliance to maintain our 5* rating.
Personal qualities required: The suitable person must be willing to work as part of our team, & willing to promote sales to increase turnover and raise the profile of the shop & café. You should have a cheerful disposition, a conscientious, enthusiastic and ‘can do’ working style, a friendly and helpful manner with all staff members and
customers. They should be able to work with minimal supervision, have good interpersonal and
customer facing skills, good oral communication skills and an ability to communicate at all
levels. Catering experience would be beneficial but not essential as training will be given. They should also be flexible and willing to adapt in a busy environment.
To apply please send or drop off your CV, or collect an application form from the Bookshop
FAO Sue Lake, 79-81 Market Place, Thirsk, YO7 1ET or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org