Café and Kitchen Manager

  • Full time
  • £21,450 – £23,400
  • Glasgow, Milngavie Based
  • Closing 28th February 2021

  • Advertised from 10th February 2021


Gavin’s Mill is situated in the heart of Milngavie, a vibrant and diverse community and at the gateway to the Highland Way. Gavin’s Mill Community Project opened in March 2017 after extensive alterations to the interior of this 17th century Mill building and now holds a vibrant Fairtrade shop and bustling café

Our customers come from near and far to find original, ethical gifts and homewares from around the world, fairly traded and locally sourced wholefoods and to enjoy delicious light lunches and homemade cakes in the Café or by the river on one of our outdoor terraces.

This exciting role will enable the right person to develop the café and kitchen to its full potential. The role involves managing a flourishing, friendly, community café, supported by paid and volunteer staff. You will also manage the kitchen volunteer teams, undertake all food sourcing and co-ordinate food preparation to supply the café. You will run shifts in the café supported by your team during busy periods. There is opportunity to develop the café and kitchen services further in areas such as events and outside catering, all the while ensuring an exemplary customer experience.

Full Job Description and Person Specifications below.

Application notes

Closing date: Sunday 28th February

Please send in a current CV and a maximum two-sided covering letter detailing why you feel you are a perfect fit for this role, including examples of how your experience demonstrates you meet all the essential person specifications, as well as most of those detailed as ideal to:

· Please indicate your last hourly/annual salary

· Please indicate your earliest start date should you be successful.

For your application or if you have any questions email:

First zoom interview will be w/c 1st March.

Final interview in person or zoom will be Tuesday 9th/ Wednesday 10th March.