Catering Assistants

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Retford, United Kingdom

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14 days ago

Catering Assistants (Idle Valley)

Are you passionate about customer service and working with others to achieve nature’s recovery?

We are currently recruiting for part time Catering Assistants to work at our Idle Valley Rural Learning Centre.

1 x 24 hours per week to be worked Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday – 6 hours per day minimum

2 x 10 hours per week to be worked Saturday and Sunday – 5 hours per day minimum

You need to be hardworking and self-motivated with the ability and confidence to work independently.
We expect all of our team to be warm, friendly and helpful with a desire to provide great customer service.

We are looking for people who are willing to muck in and help team members, whether that’s helping on the till, washing up and replenishing stock or giving directions to a visitor.

You’ll have a ‘can-do’ attitude and a proactive approach to getting things done.

You’ll have guidance and support from our manager and friendly colleagues, but we really want you to think on your feet and ‘put yourself in the customer’s shoes’.

Customer Service/ Front of House / Barista experience are beneficial but not essential as training will be provided.

About us

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust Trading Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. The Trust is the county's leading conservation charity run by local people for the benefit of local wildlife, with nature reserves across the county - part of a UK network of 46 local Wildlife Trusts working to protect wildlife.


National Minimum Wage


This is a permanent, part time contract worked on a rota basis with the possibility of additional hours on an ad hoc basis.


Based at our Idle Valley Rural Learning Centre (DN22 8RQ)

How to apply

For more information please refer to the Job Profile and Person Specification available on our website:

To apply for the role please send us a covering letter and your CV to: which post you are applying for.

Closing date:12 noon, 01 April 2023

Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The Trust and its subsidiaries are an equal opportunities employer that strives to be a diverse and inclusive environment in which everyone is valued. We welcome applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We recognise that our workforce needs to represent the communities and people we work with. We particularly encourage applications from underrepresented groups within Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust, the wider charity and conservation sectors, such as people from Black and Ethnic Minority backgrounds and those who identify as LGBTQ+.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Part-time hours: 10-24 per week

Salary: £5.28-£10.42 per hour

Day range:

  • Every weekend
  • Weekend availability

Physical setting:

  • Café


  • Day shift

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 01/04/2023