Casual Cafe Assistants | Christchurch Hospital Cafes


Are you looking for more meaningful work in the hospitality industry?  Christchurch Hospital are seeking casual Café Assistants to join our hospitality team!

Christchurch Hospital are looking for reliable, punctual and motivated individuals to join our café hospitality team on a casual basis, working across 7 days per week as and when required.

Christchurch Hospital is the home of a variety of cafés such as the Great Escape Café which is located on the top floor of the main public hospital and is the largest café in the hospital. This and other cafés in the hospital are the central hub for both clinical and administrative staff to come and purchase meals, drinks and coffees during their working hours, as well as catering to the important guests and patients visiting the hospital.

Our Café staff are responsible for carrying out our general cafe duties such as working on the till, presenting and serving food, restocking shelves, keeping the dining room clean and tidy, all whilst providing great customer service.

Our perfect candidate;

  • Hard working team player with a sense of humour
  • Reliable with good time management
  • Flexible approach and a ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Have previous customer service/retail experience

We have casual positions available – therefore the hours are not guaranteed, so we are ideally looking for candidates who are flexible and adaptable in their hours and able to flex up to cover planned and unplanned staff leave when required. Because this is causal work please state clearly in your covering letter the minimum and maximum hours you are generally able to work each week.

Our cafés operate 7 days a week within the hours of 7.00am – 7.30pm – each café has different opening hours so the ability to work afternoons and weekends would be favourable.

If you are passionate about the food industry and want flexibility in your work then please apply today!

To find out more contact Hayley Milne, Recruitment Specialist on

Applications are only accepted online so please click the "Apply Now" button below to send us your CV and covering letter

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Apply now!

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Job no: 232281