We are Hiring... CAFE ASSISTANTS

We are hiring…

Cafe Assistants

Velocity Café and Bicycle Workshop is a social enterprise in the heart of Inverness aiming to increase access to the joys that being on a bicycle, eating delicious healthy food and telling stories can bring. The café plays an integral role and our methods of delivery are uncompromising; wholesome, healthy, local food, at accessible prices, in an inclusive and welcoming space.


  • We are looking to cover part time and full time positions

  • There are seasonal and permanent positions available

  • Shifts patterns vary, but the candidate must be able to work weekends and some evenings

  • We are proud to pay our staff living wage (currently £8.75 p/h)

Duties to include:

  • Help setting up the café

  • Cooking and preparing food

  • Preparing espresso based coffee and drinks

  • Washing up and maintaining a high level of food hygiene standards

  • Cleaning and closing down the café at the end of the night

Essential Skills

  • A friendly and outgoing nature

  • Ability to remain calm and cheerful under pressure

  • Enthusiasm for cooking healthy sustainable food

  • Cash handling experience

  • Hard working and reliable

Desirable Skills

  • Barista experience

  • Experience of preparing, cooking and serving food

  • Food Hygiene certificate

  • Enthusiasm for promoting cycling and healthy sustainable living

How to Apply

Application by CV and covering letter to dave@velocitylove.co.uk, by mail or in person to the cafe

Closing Date: Friday 20 July 2018

Interviews: Monday 23 July 2018