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Barista, Tate Modern L6

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Reference:TE0001 

Opportunity type:Permanent, See advert 

Working hours:1 x min. 24 hours per week, 1 x min. 12 hours per  

Salary:£11.31 per hour, plus great benefits 

Location:London - Tate Modern, Bankside  

Closing date:04 December 2019 at midnight 

Tate Eat’s 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.

We are looking for 2 experienced barista to join our team in the Kitchen & Bar at Tate Modern

To be a successful candidate you will be a positive team player and have a welcoming personality. You will have experience in a customer facing role. You will be a pro-active character with the ability to work on their own initiative without relying on instruction

You’ll enjoy a busy environment and have a passion to provide outstanding coffees, other drinks and service.

Successful candidates will possess the following skills:
• A proven ability to provide exceptional customer service
• Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively converse with a diverse client base
• Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 10 hours)
• Flexible and adaptable, performing a large variety of tasks to a high standard and responding to changing business needs. You will be required to be available to work 5 out of 7 days per week including weekends and some evenings.

If this sounds a role for you, why not apply. The job description is attached below, and guidance notes to assist you in the application process.

We offer great benefits, including staff training, 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 most closely matches the Job Description.