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Jobs and Volunteering

We are always on the lookout for people who are interested in joining our team. Please see a list of current opportunities below, or get in touch if you would like to be considered for future vacancies: ¦ 020 7033 8500.

Current vacancies

Waterhouse Restaurant & HLC - Front of House Staff

Bump Buddies - Volunteer Opportunity - Mentoring

Bump Buddies - Volunteer Opportunity - Administrative Support

Waterhouse & HLC

Front of House Staff

Hours: Variable, by rota
Contract: Sessional 
Salary: £10.55 per hour
Location: Waterhouse Restaurant, 8 Orsman Road, N1 5QJ and The Shoreditch Trust Healthy Living Centre, 170 Pitfield Street, N1 6JP other venues as required.

We are seeking friendly, helpful staff to join our Front of House team at our charity social enterprise venues.

At Waterhouse you will be serving food and drinks to restaurant customers, working alongside a team of chefs, and young people training in the culinary professions. At the Healthy Living Centre you will meet and greet people visiting the building for activities, many of whom are attending for support around their mental and physical health. You may also be asked to work at other venues.

The role includes maintaining high standards of customer service and enabling the smooth operational running of both venues. This is a varied role and is ideal for a people-person who can juggle multiple tasks whilst maintaining excellent customer service.

This is shift work, mostly in the daytime (10am - 3pm, breakfast and lunch provided), but with some evenings and weekends. Hours are variable by rota agreed in advance. The role is ideal for someone looking for work which fits around other commitments. The restaurant closes over Christmas and most bank holidays.

If you have any questions contact Fatima Aihoud: ¦ 020 7033 8545.

For more information: Download the role description and person specification
To apply: Send your CV, a covering letter detailing how you meet the criteria, and a completed Equal Opportunities Form to with the reference ‘VEFOH02’. 
Deadline: Ongoing 

Bump Buddies Team

Volunteer Opportunity - Mentoring

Hours: Minimum of 4 hours per week, for at least 12 months.

We are looking for women in Hackney, who can give a few hours a week to mentor to mothers-to-be who are struggling during their pregnancy. Mentors provide advice, information and support, and are fully supported by our team.

Personal specification: Mentors should be friendly and open minded, with an enthusiasm for being active in the community. You do not need to have any special training, but you should be willing to offer support in a confidential and non-judgmental way. Our volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds and often speak more than one language.

To apply: Complete the on-line application.

Contact: For more information, please contact Jane Lavelle: ¦ 020 7033 8524.

Volunteer Opportunity - Administrative Support

Hours: Minimum 4 hours per week, for at least 6 months.

Main tasks: Co-ordinating staff diaries and booking appointments, communicating with clients and professionals, maintaining spreadsheets.

Role description: Download the role description.

To apply: Click here to complete the online application.

Contact: For more information, please contact Jane Lavelle: ¦ 020 7033 8524.

Other Opportunities
If you have practical skills or knowledge that might help us in our programme’s aims we would love to hear from you: ¦ 020 7033 8524.

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