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Tearoom Assistant – The Rainforest Tearooms

We have an exciting vacancy for a tearoom assistant to join the Rainforest Tearooms.


The role:

  • Provide great customer service.

  • Be able to complete menu items and serve to customers.

  • Take part in events.

  • Assist and ensure the smooth running of the department throughout service, by ensuring all equipment and food preparation areas are in good order in accordance with company standards and food safety regulations, and ensure all corridors and relevant back of house areas are kept tidy and well presented at all times.

  • Ensure all machinery and equipment is cleaned effectively in line with the daily cleaning schedule, using appropriate products, to ensure no excess or chemical build up.

  • Ensure all key equipment (e.g. coffee machine, fridges etc) are cleaned thoroughly when asked and kept in good working order, reporting any maintenance issues to your senior.

  • Monitor levels of cleaning equipment and materials and report ordering requirements, to ensure the department is fully stocked.

  • Ensure the kitchen has sufficient equipment, crockery, etc. for service.

  • Adhere to policies, standard operating procedures and safe working practices including food safety systems and follow health and hygiene policies and associated legislation (for example HACCP).

  • Ensure that you, as part of the team, are clean and well presented at all times.


The successful candidate for this role will have:

  • A level 2 award/certificate in food hygiene.

  • Barista experience, and be able to make drinks and food to a consistent high standard.

  • Enthusiasm for the job

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to work on their own initiative and in a team

  • A commitment to high standards of hygiene and cleanliness

  • Flexible attitude to work


Flexibility in this role is key, therefore candidates must have the following availability:

  • Able to work up to 5 days out of 7 including weekends, bank holidays, 

Contracts will be offered on a minimum 10 hour per week basis depending on availability, but hours of work may be significantly more during busy periods.


The rate of pay for this role will be NMW.

To apply for this position, please download the application form below. You will then be required to email this, along with your current CV highlighting your skills and experience including why you believe you should be considered for this role to

This position will remain open until the vacancy is filled.

All applications for this role are to be submitted via email, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.



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