Assistant Cafe Manager

The Job

The Festival Theatre is looking for an experienced, customer-orientated manager to assist the Café Manager in the operation Festival Theatre Café.

The Festival Theatre redeveloped their ground floor Café in 2017 and have created a vibrant, welcoming destination serving simple fresh food and drink sourced from local suppliers that is prepared on site.

You will be joining one of Scotland’s premier cultural organisations with an expanding programme of events and increased audiences

You will have had previous experience in a supervisory capacity in a café, bar or restaurant that prepares and serves fresh food, and an excellent track record in customer service. Some experience of running events and functions would be desirable.

Your work pattern includes days and evenings and any potential candidate must be available to work 5 days out of 7 including Sundays.

How to Apply

Download the Job Description and Person Specification for this role. 

Applications should include an up to date CV and a letter (of no more than two side of A4) detailing how your experience meets the requirements of the role.  Please also include two references (Referees will not be approached unless the job is offered). 

An ‘Equal opportunities monitoring form’ and ‘Additional information form’ should also be returned with your application.

Salary will depend on your experience, paid weekly in arrears. Pay rates are reviewed each April (from April 2021).

Applications must be received before noon on Friday 14th February 2020.

Interviews for the post will be held at the Festival Theatre on Tuesday 18th and Wednesday 19th February 2020.

If you wish to apply and if you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact