Community Café Project Worker

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Full or Part time
Application deadline: 
Sunday, 4 September, 2022 - 14:00
North Tyneside
Fixed Salary
Pro Rata
North Tyneside Disability Forum Ltd

Working in NTDF’s Community Café is a chance to make a real difference to a very diverse local community who need a warm, friendly, welcoming environment to get together to meet, eat and chatter. From individuals, to groups of friends, families to knitting groups and our own NTDF participants and groups, we want people to feel at home and enjoy the comforts of good food and quality drinks at reasonable prices in an environment where the staff and volunteers are friendly, accommodating, efficient and respectful.

NTDF believe disability does not mean inability and we need a Café Project Worker who similarly believes there is a role for everyone and everyone has something to offer. Plenty of energy and stamina will be important, as will a sharp eye for detail and a positive, proactive approach to getting things done.

Oh yes… and you need to be able to cook and prepare meals and snacks..  

We need a  Jack or Jill of all trades – with a relevant qualification, some expereince,  and transferable skills in keeping with the needs of our community café venture and you need to have a skills you have not yet realised you have!

The Role requires you to:

·Be part of a team taking responsibility of the day to day running of the kitchen  

·Hleping ensure attendance to quality 

·Adopt and maintain the kitchens’ hygiene protocols

·Adopt and maintain Health and Safety procedures

·Help train and develop volunteers and other staff members  ·

·Ensure consistently high standards through a hands-on approach to prep and service

You must be Energetic, enthusiastic, positive and fglexible, co operative and a glass constantly half full and filling person. Ideally you will be from a community café/social enterprise  background, have excellent personal, time and catering skills.

We need someone who loves people and food and wan ts to be part of a freindly, small and busy team. More information and full application pack from or 0191 4661667