Community Café Manager 1-year Maternity Cover

Job Description

The Home food Café is at the heart of the Wimbledon Guild. We offer a welcoming environment and serve delicious and nutritional home cooked food to our customers. The Café is a hub for people to meet and make friends and enjoy a meal, coffee or cake. Reporting to The Head of Community Services, you will manage our Homefood Café. You will be leading a team including Café Chef and volunteers. You will provide a community café, focussing primarily on older people, but open to the whole community, including local workers and people experiencing loneliness. The main purpose of the café is to complement the Wimbledon Guild’s charitable services, though it does also generate income. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with the ability to provide strong leadership skills, enthusiasm for good food and a deep understanding of community. Required skills, experience and qualifications for this role: Familiarity of catering for differing dietary needs, with a good knowledge of using seasonal food. Experience of front-line work with members of the public. Experience of adults with support needs, including older and vulnerable people. Experience of working with and supporting volunteers with additional support needs. Ability to take initiative to deal with day to day issues. Great interpersonal skills and a passion for hospitality. Download the job description at:–1-year-maternity-cover

Salary £29,000 pa
Application Process: Please send your application to and please state "Café Manager" in the subject of your email. Interviews will take place in person in our Wimbledon office on Thursday 24th June 2021.
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Employer: Wimbledon Guild
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Telephone: 020 8946 0735
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