Clerk: Mr Steve Larner
Tower Gardens Pavilion
Tower Gardens
Rutland Road
PE25 2AX

Tel: 01754 840040

Community Café Supervisor (hours to suit opening times)

1393 annualised hours per annum (more worked in summer than winter)

Closing date Wednesday 4th March 2020

Anticipated interview dates week commencing 17th March 2020

Are you experienced at working in a Café? You will be working closely with our Café Manager to use your talents to build our new community café, Café Dansant, in the new Tower Gardens Pavilion.

This is not just a café but an essential part of developing our new community building to meet our business plan. You will be expected to assist in developing the business and to engaging with all parts of the community.

We have taken some bold decisions and require someone with initiative, energy and dedication to help deliver them.

About you

Enthusiastic and skilled in all aspects of operating a café. Someone who is prepared to take on any task and step up to supervise when the Manager is not there.

Confident to assist the manager with suppliers, stocks, building menus, and supervising seasonal staff. You need to be hands on in the café, able to cook/prepare menu items, meet people and help make the café a real community asset.

Flexible and able to work more hours in the summer season as well as school holidays, weekends and bank holidays to meet the demands of the job.


We expect to pay a starting salary of £12,787 (1393 hrs x £9.18ph), rising to £13,038 after one year if you perform well.

29 days annual leave increasing to 33 days after 5 years (pro rata).

Contributory pension scheme.

How to apply:

Read the Café Dansant Business Plan and other information to ensure this is the job for you. Complete our application form available from our website – this ensures we have all the information we need to consider you - simply sending a CV will not get you an interview.

Further details and an application form are available below. Alternatively, please contact us to have an application pack posted out to you.

email or telephone 01754 766113.

Please note it can take up to 3 days for a pack to arrive by post.

To apply you must fill in an application form and it must be delivered to the Town Council no later than 4pm on 4th March 2020. We expect to undertake assessments and interviews will take place on 17th March 2020.