Part-Time Seasonal Vacancy- Bleddfa Centre

Minding the Shop

We have a vacancy for someone - or possibly more than one person - to work for us in the role we refer to as 'Minding the Shop'.  

We're open on Saturdays and Sundays between 11:00am and 5:00pm, and occasionally during the week for Bank Holidays or special events such as Presteigne Festival and H.Art. As the Centre is not open continuously throughout the year, this is a seasonal, part-time position, and primarily involves weekend working.  

Duties include: 

  • Simple cooking
  • Preparing to open the Centre for an 11:00am start
  • Greeting visitors to the gallery, café and shop
  • Running the Reading Room café, serving drinks, cakes and snacks, cleaning and clearing
  • Recording sales accurately, receiving payments
  • Answering queries and being helpful to visitors
  • Closing up, cashing up, and subsequently leaving everything tidy, clean and secure

The right person will be

  • Friendly, outgoing and welcoming
  • Organised and efficient
  • Ideally with experience of kitchen hygiene
  • Used to working in a customer-facing role
  • Calm, sensible, and capable of using initiative
  • Good at multi-tasking
  • Reliable and flexible
  • Able to drive themselves to the Centre as there is no public transport

Bleddfa Centre is a lovely place to work, with a tranquil and cheerful atmosphere in beautiful surroundings. Meeting our visitors and supplying their needs is an enjoyable part of the role. Pay is £60 per session (approximately £8.50 per hour). To apply, please email hello(at)bleddfacentre.org  

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 6DF

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
Newtown
Powys
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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