Café Manager and Lead Cook

The Lyttelton Well is a Christian charity located in the centre of Great Malvern at the entrance to Great Malvern Priory. The charity was established 25 years ago and operates a professional counselling service, café, Christian bookshop, chaplaincy service and hires out halls and rooms. The charity is also a partner with Malvern Hills foodbank, acting as a collection and distribution point. The focus of all its work rests in its Objectives, which are:

i) The advancement of the Christian religion by the spreading of the Gospel of Jesus Christ;
ii) The relief of poverty, sickness and distress;
iii) The relief and rehabilitation of the mentally ill and of disabled persons;
iv) The relief of the aged;
v) The promotion of charitable work of churches in Malvern.

The Lyttelton Well café is a popular community café offering simple lunches, drinks, cakes and snacks in a gently Christian environment which outworks our objectives and ethos.

We are currently recruiting a café manager and lead cook to provide leadership and direction to our café operations, to ensure the café is outworking and fulfilling the charity’s Objectives, and to represent the Charity’s nature and aims to the public.  Please note that there is an occupational requirement for the holder of this post to be a practising Christian.

Hours: 24-30 hours per week, according to need, to include a combination of cooking and managerial responsibilities. The division of hours between the two aspects of the role is not fixed, but it is anticipated that at least three cooking shifts of 6 hours will be covered by the post holder each week.

Salary: £19,000 per annum pro rata. The charity operates a pension scheme where contributions are matched up to 6%.

Start date: To be mutually agreed.

Contact: Please contact The Lyttelton Well on 01684 573702 or email: to be sent a Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form or click on the links below.

Deadline for applications: Friday, February 16, 2018
Interviews: Week commencing February 19, 2018

Links for Job Description, Person Specification & Application Form:

Cafe Manager Job Description & Person Description (PDF)
Cafe Manager Application Form (PDF)
Cafe Manager Application Form (Word)