The Donkey Sanctuary is an international animal welfare organisation, offering care and protection to donkeys worldwide. Our vision is a world where every donkey has a good quality of life, and our mission is to improve the lives of donkeys every day. We will achieve this by transforming the lives of donkeys in need worldwide by fostering greater understanding, collaboration and support, and by promoting lasting, mutually life-enhancing relationships.
We are heading into our busy season and are looking for friendly and proactive team players with a strong customer service ethic to join our team at our award winning restaurant, The Kitchen. As Front of House Assistant, you will ensure excellent customer service is delivered by giving a warm welcome to all visitors, engaging them in the charity at every opportunity and ensuring that service exceeds customer’s expectations at all times.
About the role:
Your principal duties and responsibilities will include –
What we offer in return:
Based in Sidmouth, Devon – an area of outstanding natural beauty – these are part-time, variable hours, permanent contracts starting as soon as possible, working 12 hours per week across a 7-day rota. The working hours and pattern will be agreed between the line manager and post-holder, but flexibility will be required for weekend working. It is anticipated that additional hours will be available during busy periods.
Please note: These roles will not include evening working or split-shifts.
31 Days holiday (including Bank holidays), rising to 34 with each full year of service.
Recorded Pilates classes.
Long Service Awards.
Healthshield Plan –
Subsidised restaurant and shop.
The Donkey Sanctuary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (children and adults), and expects all staff and volunteers to undertake this commitment. Applicants will be subject to safer recruitment processes, including an application for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check where required for the post.
Please note: The Guaranteed interview scheme is only applicable to candidates who consider themselves to have a disability applying for roles based within the United Kingdom.
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