Barista Cafe Supervisor

Colchester, Essex
£20,085 gross per annum, pro rata
PERMANENT – 22.5 HOURS PER WEEK Flexible but to include weekends and some evenings

Firstsite is a contemporary visual arts organisation based in a stunning, award winning Gallery in Colchester, Essex. Since opening in 2011, Firstsite has welcomed over a million visitors.

Firstsite has established its reputation for being an art Gallery of regional and national importance especially through its work bringing internationally significant artworks to very diverse audiences. Firstsite have recently been awarded Art Fund’s Museum of the Year.


We are looking to appoint a Barista Café Supervisor.


You will be responsible for managing all daily aspects of the Café to ensure the smooth running of the café and events catering.


You will focus on delivering exceptional customer services to all customers, ensuring all can access this high level of service.


Please see the Job Description for more information.


Firstsite’s commitment to inclusion


We pride ourselves on being a place where your individuality is valued; you can be yourself and still achieve your potential. We believe that your individuality helps us to deliver the best results to our objectives. Diversity of background, diversity of experience, diversity of perspective, are important to us.


At Firstsite, we recognise that returning to work after an extended career break can be daunting. We understand and appreciate that those with experience who have taken a career break still have a wealth of experience and knowledge to offer our organisation, which helps us to achieve our business goals.

We will support you to refresh your skills, develop your confidence and provide a supportive network across the organisation to help you best integrate into the working environment.


Applying with a disability


Firstsite is proud to be an inclusive employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. We are a Disability Confident Committed Employer.

We are committed to ensuring that all candidates are treated fairly throughout the recruitment process. We aim to offer an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum requirements of the role, and we look to anticipate and provide reasonable adjustments, as required. Please speak to your recruitment
contact for more information.


How to apply for this role


To apply for the role, please send your cv and a brief covering letter that states how your experience and skills match the criteria listed in the job description.


Please send your application to [email protected], together with a completed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Monitoring Form.

Download the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Monitoring form 

Deadline for applications is 9am, Monday 12th December 2022

Download the job description
Welcome area at Firstsite. 'Big Hello' (2018) Peter Liversidge. Photo by Jayne Lloyd.

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