Cafe Support Worker – Grimsbury Farm

  • By Brandon Trust
  • 11.68 PA - 12.01 PA
  • Kingswood
  • Part-Time

We’re hiring a Cafe Support Worker.

We’re looking for individuals with catering experience with a can-do attitude and a desire to help someone live a full life!

This inspiring and interesting role combines the opportunity to utilise and develop your catering experience with empowering people with a learning disability to reach their goal of achieving paid employment.

The Barn Cafe at Grimsbury Farm (in Kingswood, Bristol) offers employment training to people with learning disabilities who want a career in catering or hospitality

The cafe’s opening hours are 8.30-4.30 and you will work a range of hours across 7 days a week. The support you provide will be centred around each person’s values, preferences and needs. You may need to support with personal care and medication needs.

Benefits:

  • Sleep-ins paid at £60 extra (basic salary £11.68 – £12.01 p/h)
  • Full training to gain the nationally recognised Care Certificate.
  • On-going training and career development including professional qualifications
  • Contributory Pension
  • We cover the cost of DBS checks
  • Rota’s are planned in advance
  • Access to Wagestream where you can track your basic salary and additional hours earnings throughout the month and stream (access) a portion of those earnings before your monthly pay date. You can also access a range of financial support and advice, as well as save directly from your earnings.
  • Shopping discounts including Blue Light card, EE perks and Costco membership
  • Successfully ‘recommend a friend’ to join us and you’ll receive a thank-you payment
  • Access to wellbeing helplines.
  • Health Cash Plan

Your Responsibilities

  • Have good communication skills.
  • Have a positive and patient approach.
  • Be resilient and respect people’s differences.
  • Able to build relationships based on trust, respect and consideration.
  • A catering qualification or catering experience in a commercial / business setting.
  • Experience of working in or running a small business is desirable.
  • Understanding and knowledge of employment support and employment training for people with learning disabilities will be an advantage.
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