Bar Operative


The vacancy has expired.

Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Casual - Part Time
£9.01 per hour
Working Hours:
Week & Weekend
Wherstead Park, The Street, Wherstead, Ipswich
Closing Date:
Vacancy Category:
Events and Conferencing
Business Unit:

Package Description

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Vacancy Introduction

Bar Operatives required to work within Wherstead Park’s busy events department.

The successful candidate will preferably have some previous bar experience of operating within a busy and dynamic events environment, although full training will be given. Our events cover everything from movie nights under the stars, opera concerts, corporate events, weddings and so much more…..

Main Responsibilities

  • Serving Drinks
  • Cash Handling and Reconciliation
  • Customer Service
  • Adherence to relevant Health and Hygiene protocol
  • Stock Control 

The Ideal Candidate

This is a front facing role, so immaculate presentation is always essential, alongside excellent verbal communication skills and a good standard of numeracy.

The successful candidate will be trustworthy, have a great sense of humour and enjoy working as part of a team, with the ability to think on your feet, pay attention to detail and have a ‘can do’ attitude.

About The Company

As a co-op we’re a different type of business. We’re owned by our members and we work for the benefit of people and our communities, not just for profit.  We’re driven by our democratic values which are based around being fair, doing the right thing and caring for all those we deal with.  This includes our customers, our suppliers, our environment and each other.  We expect colleagues who work with us to share these values. We’re still a business and we work in a very competitive area so it’s still important that we’re efficient and work to the highest professional standards.

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COVID-19 Recruitment Statement

Our colleague’s health and wellbeing is our priority and we have taken all reasonable steps to protect our teams in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Whilst we have a number of measures in place to make our workplaces COVID-secure, applicants should be aware that the vast majority of our vacancies are for customer-facing roles. Whilst you are not obliged to share the details of any health conditions as part of your application, we would encourage you to consider any Government guidance which might apply to you. The latest advice for clinically vulnerable and clinically extremely vulnerable people can be found here (

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