Current job vacancies
York Gate Garden
York Gate has had a makeover! We are looking for exceptional team members who will be as excited and enthusiastic as we are about making York Gate a huge success. This makeover means that from April 2020, York Gate will be accessible throughout the year and will now include a new, updated café facility and a nursery where we will sell our own propagated plants, as well as giving everyone access to our amazing Art and Crafts garden.
Assistant Catering Manager
As Assistant Catering Manager, you will provide an excellent, tasty and safe experience for our visitors. You will ensure that café volunteers are in the right place at the right time, making the best use of their experience and talents. This, in turn, will provide an excellent service to our visitors and give them an experience that is second to none. You will be knowledgeable not only about the catering rules and regulations but will know how to make the most of busy periods in the café, how to increase table turnover (and how to utilise table space) and how to make each visit memorable. You will be interested in providing great food and beverages and be passionate about getting it right first time.
As a Café Assistant, you will provide excellent service at all times and a memorable visit for our customers. You will work closely with the Assistant Catering Manager and the Volunteers to provide a seamless service in our café area, giving our visitors an experience that is second to none. You will also work in the kitchen, preparing food and cleaning up – adhering to the rules set down by the Food Safety Standards. You will be knowledgeable not only about the catering rules and regulations but will know how to make the most of busy periods in the café and how to increase table turnover, utilising table space well. You will be interested in providing great food and beverages, have excellent face to face customer service skills and be passionate about the service you provide. Your approachable, friendly attitude and your professional, even under pressure, will set you apart from your peers.
Volunteers: York Gate
It’s an incredibly exciting time at York Gate near Leeds. During this winter we are creating a new café, shop, admissions and heritage centre. We need to increase our team of volunteers to help across all areas of the gardens, this is an exciting opportunity for you to get involved at the start of a new adventure!
To find out more and discuss your availability please contact:
Sally Latchford, Volunteer Coordinator
Tel: 0113 267 8240 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org