Kitchen & Cafe Assistant - T.A.N.G.O.

1 November 2023

The aim of T.A.N.G.O. is to reach out, serve and help those in need in the community, by building trust and fellowship, mirroring Christian values. T.A.N.G.O. is a major part of the outreach strategy of St Marks Church in reaching Haydock with the love of Jesus. St Mark’s, Haydock are passionate about people knowing Jesus, loving each other, and caring for our community.

To help T.A.N.G.O in its mission, St Mark’s are looking to appoint a Kitchen & Café Assistant.

The main responsibilities of the Kitchen & Café Assistant are to:

  • To assist with ensuring compliance of current legislation regarding the safe preparation and delivery of food including food hygiene standards and the safe preparation of food.
  • To assist with all aspects of operations within the T.A.N.G.O. Community Café including the Outdoor Dog Friendly Café, from Food prep, to waiting on tables, engaging with customers in a friendly manner and cleaning
  • To assist with the supervision and organising of staff and volunteers, including staff rotas, within the Catering Team

The job is for 15 hours per week, in general 3 x 5 hour shifts starting 09:30 – 14:30 Tuesday – Thursday

Flexibility Monday – Thursday is required for holiday cover.

The salary is paid at Real Living Wage (set by the Living Wage Foundation), which is currently £10.90 per hour. You will have the option to join the workplace pension scheme.

The Kitchen & Café Assistant role offers an exciting opportunity to serve your community via the T.A.N.G.O. Community Café.  In this role you will assist the Café Team Leader to manage and co-ordinate the daily running of the community café, a place that offers affordable food, sanctuary and a friendly space. They are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic person who will assist with pioneering a new vision into the T.A.N.G.O. café. As well as the day-to-day duties of running a café, they would love to welcome a new Kitchen & Café Assistant onto their team who has a real passion and a heart for community spirit.

The holiday allowance is 102 hours p/a, to be used over the year (this is equal to 6.8 weeks per annum inclusive of bank holidays).

Phone: 01744 602641 Email:

Closing date for applications is: 5pm on Sunday 26th November 2023

Interview: 4th December

Start date: 2nd January


For more information:

Phone: 01744 602641 Email: