Kickstart - Theatre Catering Assistant
Permanent (Full time)
To apply for this job, you must be claiming Universal Credit and 16 to 24 years old.
Stiltskin Creative Arts & Theatre Company CIC
The Soapbox is one of the only venues in Devon and Cornwall that specialise in producing professional theatre for children and their families. Based in Devonport Park, Plymouth, we run a programme of indoor and outdoor events throughout the year attracting thousands of visitors from across the region.
To work as a catering assistant in a small but busy childrens theatre, preparing and serving light lunches, cakes, and refreshments during events.
Food preparation, including baking of cakes, biscuits and picnics
Taking food orders, serving customers, cash handling
Washing up and cleaning kitchen and café area
Ordering and unloading deliveries
Ensuring food safety is maintained
To work with the theatre management team to create healthy and nutritious food offer.
The ideal candidate will be organised, with some practical understanding of vegetarian/vegan cuisine.
This person will also be happy to work in an environment where children are key to the work that we do. We will carry out a police DBS check in line with our companys child protection policy.
There may be some weekend and evening work, plus extra shifts available during busy periods.
Qualifications and/or experience in the catering would be preferable. Till operating and cash handling experience would be desirable but training will be given.
8 hours per day with some weekend and evening work.
ADDITIONAL EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT
The Kick Start participant will receive training and supported by the theatres business manager. We would hope that this would develop into a permanent role for the right candidate.
Further employability support will be offered through Real Ideas