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

Tel: 01754 840040

Job Vacancy - Community Café Manager/Cook

Job Vacancy - Community Café Manager/Cook

Permanent Full time Community Café Manager/Cook (hours to suit opening times expected to be 1924 hrs annualised over year)

Closing date 24th April 2021

Anticipated start date 10th May 2021 (or as soon as possible after this date)

Have you got the talent to run our 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 develop the cafe and to engage with all parts of the community.

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

About you

A hands-on manager who can work in the kitchen preparing food.

Confident to deal with suppliers, build menus, manage staff but also be very hands on in the kitchen and café, meeting people and developing what the café delivers to support the community.

High standards including food hygiene and allergen knowledge.

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


We expect to pay a starting salary of £21,322 (£11.08) rising to £24,012 (12.48) in the future if you perform well.

30 days annual leave (increasing to 33 days after 5 years) plus 2 statutory days.

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 from:, by email or telephone 01754 840040 to have information posted to you. 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 24th April 2021. We expect to undertake assessments and interviews in the week commencing 26th April 2021 with the successful applicant starting immediately employment checks and references are received.

Posted: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 14:07 by Steve Larner

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