Flexi Cafe Assistant - La Despensa - All London Sites (Zero Hour Contract)



68-80 Hanbury Street
E1 5JL Get directions
Full or Part-time


We are looking for a Flexi Cafe Assistant to deliver excellent barista and food services, ensuring all our members have a great experience across all Second Home London Locations in Spitalfields, London Fields, Holland Park and Clerkenwell Green. 

Reporting to the Food and Beverage Manager, you will be responsible for serving food and beverages to our members; ensuring all requests are met and that customer service is a priority in everything you do. You will be required to cover all of our Second Home sites in Spitalfields, London Fields, Holland Park and Clerkenwell Green as and when operations require. The cafe is open Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm. 



We are looking for candidates with experience working in a catering environment, undertaking barista and basic food services. Someone with good organizational and multitasking skills, great Customer Service and maintains excellent hygiene and cleanliness in the working environment



  • Serving customers drinks and food in a creative and enthusiastic manner
  • To ensure all displays, counters and café seating is clean, tidy and hygienic
  • To assist in the preparation of food orders when required
  • To promote excellent standards of safety and cleanliness
  • To follow setting up and closing down procedures, including washing up
  • To develop and maintain high levels of customer engagement and customer service levels
  • To create and maintain a friendly, vibrant and supportive atmosphere in the café
  • To adhere to cashing up procedures and monetary handling processes
  • To work closely with other team members to ensure high levels of customer experience 
  • Undertake relevant training 
  • Any other duty deemed relevant to the role and as requested by your line manager



  • Equivalent of 20 days holidays + Bank Holidays
  • Company Pension Scheme (If applicable)
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Free weekly wellbeing classes (yoga)
  • Free weekly meditation classes
  • Free weekly talks and cultural events
  • 50% off food at Second Home’s in-house restaurant
  • Free Calm meditation app subscription


Want to apply? get in touch – [email protected] 


In accordance with The Equality Act 2010, we won’t discriminate because of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race (which includes colour, nationality and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief, sex or sexual Orientation. All applicants must hold proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

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