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Manager of Abraham's Cafe and Kitchen

George Fisher has a cosy café on the top floor with views of the surrounding fells, we have been an outdoor adventure destination since 1957 with families visiting generation after generation.

We are looking for a Manager of our Café and Kitchen to inspire and delight our café visitors with good home-cooked locally sourced food. With a small but tasty menu that changes seasonally we are looking for an enthusiastic food lover to create some food magic for our loyal customers.

This is a permanent full time role with hours from 9am – 5pm, Monday through Sunday. The café can seat 40 people, we have our own customer toilets in the shop and being on the top floor it is only accessible by the internal staircase. Trade is seasonal and we are looking to maximise our opportunity in both seasons.

You would need to have the following:
• Previous management experience of a Kitchen and Café ideal
• People management skills for 8 employees including experience with staff rota’s and holidays, recruitment and training of staff with support from the General Manager
• A passion for food and seasonal menu changes with ordering and stock control management, ability to prepare allergy menu’s i.e. gluten free, lactose intolerant, an ability to produce Vegan and Vegetarian foods
• Reporting to the General Manager, agreeing to and managing sales budgets and an ability to improve profitability and plan ahead
• Responsible for health and safety in both café and kitchen
• A can-do attitude and good work ethics

We are a family friendly shop and café and looking for someone who will continue our strong heritage of being the best outdoor destination in Keswick for both shopping and enjoying good wholesome hearty food.

Please apply via the email address below including an up to date C.V and covering letter outlining why you think you would be suitable for the role.

patrick@georgefisher.co.uk please put Manager of Abraham’s Café and Kitchen 

Download your Application Form HERE

Closing date: 14th June, 2019

Abraham's Cafe in George Fisher

 

Abraham's Cafe - Kitchen Assistant

We have a cafe on the top floor and a kitchen that produces homemade fresh cooked-to-order food. The Cafe and Kitchen operate Monday - Sunday from 9am - 5.30pm with the opening hours of the Cafe being 10am - 4.30pm - see our Opening Hours for more details. We are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Easter Sunday.

We are looking for a dynamic and hardworking individual to join our amazing kitchen team at Abraham's Cafe. 32-40 hours per week. The role is to assist the team in food preparation, stock rotation, kitchen hygiene and dishwasher operating. The role is varied every day and many kitchen skills can be learnt on the way.

Abraham’s Café has long been a Keswick favourite with generations of families visiting us to enjoy the friendly service, hearty bowls of soup and tasty cakes and scones. Abraham's Cafe is located on the top floor in George Fisher. The kitchen is located on the Ground Floor and is connected via both stairs and an internal goods lift.

What you will get

  • A competitive starting wage
  • kitchen training
  • plenty of benefits and discounts
  • flexible hours
  • a George Fisher uniform
  • generous lunch breaks
  • pension and holiday pay.

Please apply via the email address below including an up to date C.V and covering letter outlining why you think you would be suitable for the role.

patrick@georgefisher.co.uk please put Abraham’s Café Kitchen Assistant

Download your Application Form HERE

Closing date: 31st May, 2019

When we do advertise these positions fill quickly, so if you are interested, please call in, collect an application form (or download here) and leave it with us.

Abraham's Cafe - George Fisher

 

 

Abraham's Cafe - Cafe Staff

We have a cafe on the top floor and a kitchen that produces homemade fresh cooked-to-order food. The Cafe and Kitchen operate Monday - Sunday from 9am - 5.30pm with the opening hours of the Cafe being 10am - 4.30pm - see our Opening Hours for more details.

Abraham’s Café in George Fisher, Keswick is currently looking for 1 or 2 part-time staff. We need cover for weekday lunch time and weekend cover.

About the role
Abraham’s Café has long been a Keswick favourite with generations of families visiting us to enjoy the friendly service, hearty bowls of soup and tasty cakes and scones. We need you to help deliver a cafe experience that is full of warmth, friendliness and community spirit. You’ll need a zest for life, a passion for customer service and a flexible approach to a multitude of tasks. If you get the role you will need to bring a willingness to learn, personable approach and ability to read our customers to help deliver a cafe experience that is simply unbeatable.

What you will get

  • A competitive starting wage
  • barista training
  • plenty of benefits and discounts
  • flexible hours
  • a George Fisher uniform
  • generous lunch breaks and
  • a pension and holiday pay. 

Please apply via the email address below including an up to date C.V and covering letter outlining why you think you would be suitable for the role.

patrick@georgefisher.co.uk please put Abraham’s Café in your application. Download your Application Form HERE

Closing date: 31st May, 2019

When we do advertise these positions fill quickly, so if you are interested, please call in, collect an application form (or download here) and leave it with us.

Abraham's Cafe - George Fisher

George Fisher - Outdoor Retail Sales Assistants

We are always interested in talking to enthusiastic individuals with a passion for the outdoors who will provide the best advice along with excellent customer service.

We currently don't have any roles available.

When we have vacancies we fill these roles very quickly so if you are interested please drop in and see us, collect an application form (or download here) and get your name in the list.. 

The ideal candidates will have knowledge and enthusiasm for outdoor pursuits. They must be highly organised, an excellent communicator, experienced and confident when dealing with customers.

At George Fisher UK we offer full training, competitive rates of pay, staff discounts and flexible working opportunities along with good career development prospects that come from working for an Award Winning Outdoor Retailer based in one of the Adventure Capitals of the UK.

We are in a very busy location with Keswick being part of the World Heritage National Park. We are open 7 days a week from 9am - 5.30pm - more details on our Opening Hours.

Please apply via the email address below including an up to date C.V and covering letter outlining why you think you would be suitable for the role.

patrick@georgefisher.co.uk Please put Sales Assistant: (either) Part Time or Full Time in the subject line.

George Fisher, Keswick, Lake District