Cafe Assistant - Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre

Working as part of the Café team reporting to designated NWT staff to undertake:

  • Helping staff to prepare food and drinks in the café
  • Assisting with keeping the cafe and tidy
  • Taking payments using a till
  • Helping with the gift shop – restocking and pricing
  • Promoting NWT
  • Assisting with events in the café
  • Help to recruit new NWT members and volunteers


No specific skills required as training will be given


First Aid certification
Have undergone risk assessment and health and safety training
Knowledge of working in a gift shop or café 
Food Hygiene Certificate


  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Vehicle mileage and public transport costs will be reimbursed.
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Training provided
    Food Hygiene Certificate Training in relevant health and safety policies and codes of practice Training in appropriate equipment use Training in customer service / people engagement Opportunity to attend volunteer training events offered by NWT
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 13/11/2023

End Date: 13/11/2024

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Usually half a day per week as part of rota system – morning 10am – 1.00pm afternoon 1pm – 4pm.


Northumberland Wildlife Trust,
Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre,
Druridge Bay
Low Hauxley
NE65 0JR

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