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Jobs & Opportunities

Cafe Bar General Manager

We require a fully experienced senior Manager with at least 3 years’ experience in a similar role to meet our requirements below:

- You need to have achieved at least a level 3 Food Hygiene certificate and have achieved excellent standards when your operation has been inspected in former roles.
- You also need to have proven experience of managing and developing a successful team.
- You are required to have a Personal Licence and/ or SIA Licence.
- We are looking for someone who has proven experience of managing budgets and meeting financial targets.
- You will also need to have extensive knowledge of sales software and EPOS systems.

An understanding of the arts and cultural sector and/or contemporary arts is desirable and this should link to a customer focused attitude, providing the best experience possible for the visitor, with a good understanding of visitor behaviour.

This is a full-time permanent contract (including a six month probation period) and flexibility over days and hours worked will be required to cover the demands of the operation.

The job description for this role can be found here then please apply using our application form found here. Applications should be sent to

Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: £28,000 p/a (plus bonus scheme)
Closing date: 5 August 2
016 at 6.00pm
 

Head Chef

We require a fully experienced Head Chef with at least 3 years’ experience in a similar role to meet our requirements below:

- Must have a real passion for food and be creatively minded being able to lead a kitchen team in producing a new menu and catering offer.
- The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in line managing a small team that can control costs and wastage whilst achieving the budgeted gross profit margins.
- We are seeking a knowledgeable Head chef who enjoys cooking, tasting and serving the freshest of foods and who will ensure a quality and consistent food menu.
- You need to have achieved at least a level 2 Food Hygiene certificate and have achieved excellent standards when your operation has been inspected in former roles.
- You also need to have proven experience of managing and developing a successful team.
- We are looking for someone who has proven experience of achieving budgets and meeting financial targets. 

An understanding of the arts and cultural sector and/or contemporary arts is desirable and this should link to a customer focused attitude, providing the best experience possible for the visitor, with a good understanding of visitor behaviour.

This is a full-time permanent contract (including a six-month probation period) and flexibility over days and hours worked will be required to cover the demands of the operation.

Hours: 40 hours per week – 5 days out of 7 and infrequent late night working.
Salary: £26,000 p/a (depending on experience)
Closing date: 5 August 2016 at 6.00pm 

To apply download the job description here and forward a copy of your CV to


Artist Development Opportunity

We are currently offering space in-kind to artists seeking space to develop new work. Find out more

  

Volunteering at Arnolfini 

Arnolfini recognises the important contribution made by volunteers in helping to fulfil the aims and objectives of the organisation, enhancing the overall experience of visitors. 

We are currently looking to recruit Exhibitions Assistants and Learning Assistants to support the Front of House and Learning & Participation team in welcoming a diverse range of visitors to the exhibition, offering guidance and information on our inter-disciplinary programme, and sharing Arnolfini’s passion for contemporary art. 

As an Exhibitions Assistant your role will be: 

  • To greet visitors in a friendly and welcoming manner
  • To introduce visitors to our current exhibition and the history of Arnolfini
  • To support the Volunteer Coordinators in maintaining the health and safety of our visitors
  • Remain vigilant in the galleries at all times, ensuring the security of our art works and reporting any concerns to the Volunteer Coordinator.
  • Support visitor engagement with the help of our range of interpretive materials
  • Gather feedback and information from our visitors, helping Arnolfini to understand and evaluate our audiences.
  • Contribute to the upkeep of our Reading Room – offering visitors a welcoming environment in which to explore our resources and archival material     

 

As a Learning Assistant your role will be: 

  • To assist We Are Family workshops
  • Helping with school workshops
  • Involvement with the Family Boat trips
  • Leading the storytelling sessions for children
  • Help the Learning team with research for projects
  • Support the Volunteer Coordinators in maintaining the health and safety of our visitors
  • Support visitor engagement with the help of our range of interpretive materials
  • Gather feedback and information from our visitors, helping Arnolfini to understand and evaluate our audiences

 

In return for your energy and commitment, Arnolfini offers a range of benefits in order to create a rewarding and valuable volunteer experience:

  • The opportunity to be involved in an exciting contemporary art organisation – working alongside like-minded volunteers and meeting Curators, Artists and partners of the organisation.
  • Valuable work experience within an arts organisation
  • References on request and guidance for future career development in the arts
  • Social events and networking opportunities
  • Bespoke tours of upcoming exhibitions from our Exhibitions Curator and related exhibitions and visitor engagement training
  • Limited number of complimentary tickets to talks and events that take place during the exhibition programme.
  • 20% discount in Arnolfini’s bookshop 
  • 30% discount in Arnolfini’s Café Bar on days you are volunteering
  • Travel expenses per shift to the maximum £4

 

Group induction sessions and relevant training will be arranged for our next exhibition. 

Volunteer shifts will be available Tuesday to Sunday, and we suggest that Volunteers commit to a minimum of four 4 hour shifts per month. Each 4 hour shift will begin with a briefing from our Volunteer Coordinators, and will include a 15 minute break.

How to apply:

Please fill in the online form to register your interest or alternatively you can download the paper form (please post the paper form to Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol, BS1 4QA and write 'volunteer' in the top right hand corner of the envelope). We will get back in touch to arrange an informal interview and also ask you to fill in a brief form so that we can learn more about your relevant skills, experiences and interests.

If you have any questions please email

 

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Arnolfini is actively working towards equal opportunities.

Sunday 24 July 2016

Galleries  Closed for exhibition install

Shop 11am-6pm

Cafe 10am-7pm

Reading Room  Closed for exhibition install

Upcoming events
Moving Targets Moving Targets
Friday 29 July 2016 to Sunday 11 September 2016, 11:00 to 18:00

Free