• Salary: £25,000 – £35,000 per annum
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Contract: Permanent, full-time

This is an exciting career opportunity for a Café Manager to launch and run a friendly and rewarding daytime Café adjacent to the centre of Reading.

Client Details

Ways into Work CIC  is a social enterprise which job matches and develops people with disabilities and other barriers in the workforce. They are opening a brand new café which will be a key profit centre for the business creating a unique and diverse opportunity for the right candidate to join a growing organisation and build a team. You will create a happy place to meet, eat and have great coffee.

Description

Reporting to the Managing Director of WiW, The Cafe Manager position will run the entire site with the following key responsibilities:

  • Management, recruitment and training of the team
  • Deliver consistently delicious plates of food coffee and cakes
  • Ensure excellent customer service is provided
  • Staff payroll and Rotas
  • Stock ordering
  • Implement new processes and procedures
  • Ensure site and food health and safety standards are maintained
  • Handle escalated queries and complaints from customers
  • Hands on role as needed to run the Café, e.g. take orders, serve customers etc.
  • Assist in creating marketing campaigns and expand the business
  • Responsibility for the profitability of the Cafe
  • Cashing up
  • Opening/closing of the store

Profile

The successful candidate for the Cafe Manager position will need to have the following skills and experience:

  • Previous experience of managing a team
  • Previous experience of working in a customer facing role is essential
  • Excellent communication skills, energy and enthusiasm
  • A high attention to detail
  • Willingness to manage and help people with disabilities as needed in a diverse team
  • Ability to use basic IT systems

Job Offer

This is a Permanent position working in a team that changes lives, one job at a time

37 hours a week, flexible hours, day time only.

25 days holiday + bank holidays + a unique opportunity to buy or sell up to 1 week

Annual bonus

Excellent Learning and Development Package

www.waysintowork.com

For further information, to discuss any reasonable adjustments or to apply please contact info@waysintowork.com for details. To apply please submit your CV.