Café Assistant- Full Time Seasonal

Job Description

To apply: Please use our online application forms located on our vacancies

How would you like to work on the historic Trentham Estate in the only place in the UK you can walk amongst free-roaming Barbary macaque monkeys?

We are looking for confident, friendly, customer focused cafe assistants to join our exceptional team.

The detail…

The ‘Banana Cafe’ is a thriving hub of activity at our very busy attraction, and our staff create a fun, enthusiastic, friendly but hard-working environment.

Daily duties include food prep, re-stocking, cooking and serving hot food (all training provided), operating tills and general cleaning of the cafe.

Working on a rota basis, you will work roughly 30 hours/week.

Experience is preferred but not essential.

So, if you’re friendly, hard-working and a brilliant team player we would love to hear from you.

What are the benefits of working at Monkey Forest?

  • All training given on site
  • Work on a beautiful Estate in a fun leisure environment
  • Free entry to the park whilst part of the team
  • 2 free tickets each month to share with family and friends
  • Big staff discount on all cafe food and drink
  • Shop discount
  • All uniform provided

All positions are seasonal up until 5th November. You will need to be availableto work weekends, school holidays and bank holidays.

If you have not heard within 2 weeks of your application I am afraid you have been unsuccessful.

Please note: Applications will not be accepted without all 3 documents, ‘CV’, ‘Covering Letter’ and ‘Availability Form’ which can be downloaded from our website ( Please make it clear on the Availability Form that you would like to be considered for part-time.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £8.00-£10.20 per hour


  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking
  • Store discount

Day range:

  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Physical setting:

  • Café


  • Day shift

Application question(s):

  • Are you able to work weekends, bank holidays and school holidays?

Work Location: One location

Application deadline: 12/03/2023
Expected start date: 25/03/2023