Catering Assistant


Bempton Cliffs, Bridlington, Yorkshire

Volunteer • Part Time 01262 422212 Dave Digby

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 31st May 2019  

Why we want you

Bempton Cliffs in one of the busiest RSPB reserves in the summer. We run a small catering offer of hot and cold snacks, drinks and cakes and we need your help to serve our hungry visitors!

What’s in it for you?

  • You may be looking for a way of putting something back, or you may have skills which you want to put to good use for a great cause 
  • Training, including produce knowledge and using a till 
  • An opportunity to be part of the country's largest nature conservation charity 
  • The opportunity to become part of a friendly, supportive team 
  • Regular line management support 
  • Opportunities to use and develop skills and personal initiative 
  • References if appropriate

The skills you need


  • Approachable, with a friendly demeanour  
  • A desire to help people and exceed expectations through excellent customer care 
  • Enjoy being part of a team 
  • Confidence to initiate conversations with and talk to members of the public 
  • Willingness to undertake appropriate training and personal development 
  • Experience of working in a catering environment/visitor attraction  


  • Be confident in dealing with tricky situations 
  • Basic food and hygiene certificate 
  • An interest/willingness to learn about the different products we sell 
  • First Aid certificate 
  • Knowledge of some RSPB work and a familiarity with Bempton Cliffs 
  • Enthusiasm for wildlife and conservation
  • Own transport and live within one hour of the reserve 

Your time

Minimum commitment: Flexible
Duration: Ongoing
Period: All year round (particularly March to September)

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