Host Café is an independent coffee shop located inside and part of St Mary Aldermary Church in the City of London. In its unique location, Host Café creates a place where City workers, freelancers, visitors, tourists, and many more people find a place to relax. Our aim focus is to give back to the community and we do so by working with social enterprises, running a suspended coffee scheme, and putting our heart into what we do.
Being part of Host Café and St Mary Aldermary gives you the benefits to feel that your work is valued.
We are looking for someone with enthusiasm and a “can do will do” attitude to join our team. We offer a full-time position of 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday with shifts between 7.00 and 17.30 at the London Living Wage current rate of £11.05/h with the possibility of overtime.
Experience as a barista is a plus but a can-do attitude and willingness to learn to allow are more important. Knowing the value of customer service where customer loyalty is highly valued and everyone is welcomed with a smile. The ability to work in a fast-paced environment, but also able to make good use of time in quiet moments. Keeping up high standards of food and drink preparation and service.
We provide training including Barista Training with Mission Coffee Works and Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene, basic knowledge is a bonus but not a must. Flexible in a variety of roles including serving customers, preparing food, inventory check, working the coffee machine, updating social media pages and overseeing the back bar.
It is important to us that our staff have the place to grow, share ideas, let their creativity flow and bring their own touch to the team.
The full-time position is available from January but we’re hiring before Christmas break (we’re closed from the 16th of December until the 2nd of January).
Salary: London living wage - currently £11.05/h
Application deadline: 8/12/2022
Start date: 3rd January 2023
Job Types: Full-time 40h/week, Contract