Community Cafe Manager & Cook

Organisation: Maryhill Burgh Halls

Salary: £25,000 pa

Location: Glasgow

Maryhill Burgh Halls Trust has recently invested in the redevelopment of the café space. We aim to provide a flagship community café within the Halls building that offers employment and training in a vibrant working environment and provides nourishing, well-prepared and good quality food for all of our customers.

Purpose of Post:
The management of all functions of the café operation at Maryhill Burgh Halls including management of staff, resources, business development, good food, quality standards and supporting the ethos of exceptional employment opportunities for local people.

We are looking for a dynamic experienced Cafe Manager to help deliver the successful running of the operation. We seek someone with strong catering management experience, food production skills, commercial attitude and behaviours, great customer service skills and experience of working within a vibrant, creative environment. They will also have a strong value base that promotes training and development. Experience of working with volunteers and people with training needs will be advantageous.

The key elements of the role are:
– Food preparation and planning responsibilities
– Resource management – people, product and other resources
– Systems and processes – responsibilities for development and ongoing management
– Development of event catering opportunities
– Development of food elements of community engagement programmes

Please download the full job description and person specification on our website at

To apply for this position please send your CV (no more than 4 sides of A4) and a covering statement stating your suitability for the role. Please email by 11pm on Sunday 14th July 2024.