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Waiting Staff, Fitzwilliam

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Reference:TC1302 

Opportunity type:Permanent, Full-time and Part-time 

Working hours:16 hour & 32 hour contracts available 

Salary:£9 per hour plus great benefits  

Location:Cambridge - Fitzwilliam Museum 

Closing date:16 June 2019 at midnight 

A great opportunity has arisen to join the friendly and hard working team in Courtyard Café in the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge on a permanent basis. We have both full-time and part-time opportunities, working a minimum of 32 or 16 hours per week.

The purpose of this role is to offer a friendly and knowledgeable service to all visitors to the Café. This is a varied role where you will be working as a Barista, serving customers on the till and have the opportunity to work high profile events.

Tate Eats aim is to be the market-leading caterer within the arts and to consistently provide outstanding food, drink and service at the four Tate sites and the other sites within our business.

To be successful you will need to be a reliable, pro-active and positive member of the team, and be able to work on a rota basis including some evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

The successful candidate will possess the following:
Previous serving experience in a busy catering environment
• A passion to provide outstanding food, drink and service
Fantastic customer service skills and a professional approach to work
• Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively converse with a diverse client base and with the rest of the team
• An appreciation of the needs of customers, the business and other staff members

We offer great benefits including on the job skills support such as Barista training and broader learning and developmental opportunities. We also provide a staff meal allowance, performance and service awards, great discounts in our shops and catering outlets, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle scheme and free entry to exhibitions for you, your friends and family.


Disability Confident


As a member of the Disability Confident Scheme, we interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy. Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all. Tate Catering is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tate and covenants all profits to support Tate’s work and collection.

Application Information

Please refer to our Guidance Notes and the Job Description which can be found below and apply online. Please answer the questions fully, as selection will be based on the candidate who mostly closely matches the Job Description.