Employer: Lentil As Anything Inc.
Work Type/s: Casual or Part-time
Classification/s: Management, Retail & Hospitality, Volunteer Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
We are looking for a superstar to manage our floor.
Lentil as Anything is a not-for- profit community restaurant that allows customers to pay what they can afford for a meal. We are largely staffed by volunteers, and focus on creating an inclusive community space that welcomes people of all backgrounds, abilities and walks of life.
We are looking for a superstar to manage our floor. This job is part management and part community development and requires a person that is calm, committed, confident and patient while taking on a fast-paced working environment utilising exceptional communication and leadership skills.
Successful applicant must:
Be flexible to work a variety of shifts: days, nights and weekends.
Be able to maintain good working relationships with kitchen staff, volunteers and fellow management members
Be able to mentor and guide unskilled volunteer staff
Have a warm personal leader’s demeanour with a team focused view to deliver great customer service
Be comfortable with working with people of all backgrounds including new migrants, refugees, homeless, queer and trans folk, people with disabilities and mental health issues
Have excellent communication in writing, speaking and reading English
Have at least 1-2 years experience working in hospitality management
The role includes:
Managing all floor operations and all floor staff
Working under the Restaurant Manager and working closely with other management team members, kitchen staff, and volunteer staff
Training floor staff in opening and closing and in-service procedures
Attending scheduled staff meetings
Leading by example in all things required of volunteers
Promoting and maintaining effective communication channels between kitchen and floor
Cashing up at end of shift
Maintaining adequate knowledge of all food and beverages served within the restaurant
Communicating effectively with staff and customers to maximise mutual satisfaction
Training for all operations unique to Lentil As Anything will be provided
To apply please email your resume and cover letter to Rose the Restaurant Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org