May 15, 2024

We are looking for an exceptional, friendly and hard working to join our team in a part-time role, primarily weekends and school holidays

Your role would include a mix of tasks including front-of-house, customer-facing time, clearing tables, washing up, making ice creams and milkshakes.

Starting May, you must be available for the half term holiday and weekends during “exam season”.

Part-time role one weekend shift per week, 3-5 shifts during school holidays

Minimum age 16 due to council restrictions

Pay Rate £6.50 – £12.10 per hour depending on age, ability and experience (plus tips, holiday pay)

Travel to Berry Head is required – please note that public transport options are limited

The perfect applicant

You must be outgoing and self-confident, happy to chat with customers & colleagues. You must also be quick to learn new skills and willing to work hard for long periods when the cafe is really busy.

You must be available to travel to Berry Head, and to work flexible shifts including weekends.

Why choose the Guardhouse?

Our café is set in a beautiful location, a 200-year old fortress on Berry Head with wonderful views across Torbay and South Devon. We strive to deliver incredible friendly customer service and top quality food and drinks. We are a bright and enthusiastic team and always looking to improve what we do. We’ve won plenty of awards in recent years.

Our team is really friendly and full of exceptional people who we hope will become your firm friends. We pay above minimum wage, socialise together and enjoy regular team-building activities. Could you fit in?

How To Apply

Please send your CV to Please answer:

  1. Why do you want to apply to work with us?
  2. What makes you stand out from the other applicants?
  3. Tell us about a good experience you’ve had at a cafe or restaurant – what made it special?

We will respond to all applications. The best applications will be invited for a short trial.