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We’re looking for a manager for our Cafe.  Could it be you?

Winnie’s Craft Cafe – is the perfect combination of everything you love to eat and everything you love to knit - all under one roof!  We are open 6 days a week ( Monday to Saturday 9 – 5.30) serving breakfast, lunch, teas and cakes for the hungry AND wool for the fibre-starved!
Currently we are recruiting a Café Manager to join the team and look after the day-to-day running of our cafe.
What are we looking for?
• You must be passionate about good food and service!
• You will have at least 2 years experience in a similar role managing staff of 6-8 people. 
• You will also love your coffee and be an experienced barista
• We love our customers and are looking for someone with exceptional customer service skills.  Friendly and efficient service is what we offer to our customers. We’re also a social shop, with many customers popping in for the more sociable aspects too.
• Energetic and customer focussed, you should possess excellent communication skills, nurture a positive working environment and lead by example.
• We cater for customers with allergies and you will be able to ensure that people with gluten, dairy and other intolerances are looked after well and served tasty options.
• You will be fully HACCP trained and will have responsibility for our Food Safety Monitoring System.
• As Manager, you will have responsibility for menu ideas, pricing, cost monitoring and control.
• Good organisational skills and a logical mind are also important.  Balancing tasks and resources are a day-to-day part of the job.
• Flexibility.  As we are a small business you will also be expected to turn your hand to any of the tasks of the floor and kitchen staff if we are under pressure.  All for one and one for all!
We would like you to have a full clean driving licence.
The Café Manager role is a full-time position of approximately 40 hours per week.
If you think you would like to work with us and have what we need please send your CV with a covering note to us at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) telling us a little bit about what you think would make you an ideal candidate for a job at Winnie’s Craft Café.  If you have other skills which also may be of interest be sure to mention them too!

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