Are you a friendly person who loves working in a customer focused role?

Driftwood is a busy award winning café open 7 days a week from 9am serving fresh cooked-to order breakfasts, light lunches, tea, coffee, cakes and traditional Afternoon Tea.

We’re looking for people who can work in a fast paced environment providing a friendly service with a can do attitude

Various Weekend Positions (Café Assistant, Weekend Supervisor)

Please fill in an Application Form and return with a CV & covering letter
Must be over 18
Wage dependent on age and experience


Part Time Café Assistant (30 hours inc. one day at the weekend)

  • To maintain exceptional customer service, customer relations and strive for repeat business
  • Report to Manager/ Supervisor customer comments & complaints
  • Use a EPOS system to take food and drink orders at the counter efficiently and in a trustworthy manner
  • Responsible for basic food and drink preparation including ensuring customer trays are laid up with cakes, drinks and desserts
  • Ensure excellent presentation of cakes, adhere to use by’s & make sure waste is minimised
  • Create excellent and consistent espresso with speed and efficiency whilst maintaining a clean and organised work station
  • Delivering food to customer tables, providing a high standard of waitress service when required, clearing tables and Kitchen Porter work
  • Issuing bills to customers and taking payments smoothly and quickly
  • Maintain a clean environment and ensure compliance with all Health and Hygiene regulations
  • Clear down at the end of the day


Preferred Personal Traits and Skills

  • Maintain a calm demeanour during periods of high volume or unusual events to keep Driftwood café operating at a high standard and set a positive example for fellow employees.
  • Must appear approachable, dress smartly and have excellent personal presentation skills as per Driftwood café guidelines
  • Be responsible, hardworking and able to work cheerfully under pressure
  • Have excellent communication skills and be prepared to develop strong customer service skills
  • Be able to work in a team or during quiet parts of the day work individually and be responsible for preparation, serving, taking money and washing up
  • Have the ability to work to deadlines.
  • Maintain regular and consistent attendance and punctuality





Please apply with a covering letter explaining why you would like to work for Driftwood, a CV and Application Form

Successful applicants will be required for interview and complete a trial day. All Driftwood staff must work one day at the weekend, every weekend.

Due to the high number of CV’s we receive we are unable to respond to every application


Application form

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