Barista

Website BrooklandsMuseu Brooklands Museum Trust

Brooklands Museum, in Weybridge, Surrey is on the 32-acre site of the world’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit and the most productive aircraft factories in Europe in the twentieth century. The stories of motor sport and aviation at this site are bound together from the beginning and share key themes of innovation, entrepreneurship, and outstanding human endeavour.  We are an independent charity, and we welcome over 160,000 visitors each year including over 13,000 school students as part of our award-winning learning programme.

As a visitor attraction, our priority is delivering a memorable and inspiring experience for all visitors and ensuring we meet our commitment of ‘Brooklands at its best, every day’. So, no matter what role you join us in, you will have a very important part to play in this.

We are currently looking for a Part Time Barista to work in our café serving high quality coffees to customers. You will be working 3 days per week which may include weekends. Overtime is also available.

 

Main Duties may include:

  • Making qualified Barista quality coffee for all customers who visit the café
  • Serving food and drinks from the café counter
  • Maintaining high levels of cleanliness and stock at all times
  • Friendly, welcoming service with a smile
  • Supporting the Café team where necessary

 

How to apply

Please apply via our recruitment website. You will be asked to submit your CV and a covering letter detailing how your experience could help us in this role and how you meet the requirements of our person specification. Please keep your covering letter to no more than two sides of A4.

We will interview as applications are received so, please don’t wait till the closing date to apply.

Benefits 

We offer a number of benefits to suit your lifestyle and include:

  • Annual leave of 25 days in addition to Bank Holidays and Christmas Eve off (pro-rated for part time staff)
  • Flexible Bank Holiday policy enabling you to take Bank Holidays at a time that suits you
  • Flexible working to help you manage your home and working life
  • 4% employer contribution into your pension
  • Free Onsite parking
  • 20% discount in our onsite cafe and Museum shop
  • Free access to all that Brooklands Museum has to offer
  • Access to our Reward Website providing access to deals and discounts for hundreds of shops online and in store, helping you save money on everyday shopping
  • Full access to our online wellbeing hub providing access to a 24/7 telephone support line, telephone counselling sessions and expert support
  • Access to our team of fully trained Mental Health First Aiders
    Opportunities for continuous learning and professional development

Working at Brooklands Museum

Brooklands Museum is a fast paced, unique and fun place to work, you’ll need to be able to keep a number of plates spinning every day but that just what makes Brooklands the special place it is. We are proud to have been a finalist for Surrey Employer of the Year in 2021 and a finalist for Large Visitor Attraction of the Year in the Beautiful South Awards 2022.

In line with our charitable purpose, we are active in ensuring that Brooklands is inclusive, so that everyone can feel welcome at, and benefit from, Brooklands Museum, including as visitors, staff, trustees, volunteers, members, partners, freelancers, contractors, participants, schools, and anyone else who wishes to visit or be involved with the Museum.

We have invested in our organisational culture over recent years and encourage everyone to be their true self at the Museum. The team have committed to ensuring we all feel involved, supported, and appreciated, by working as one team, communicating thoughtfully, being proactive and showing we care.

We recognise and embrace people that work in different ways, so if you need any adjustments to our recruitment process, please speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.

 

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@brooklandsmuseum.com.