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Casual - Customer Service Host role

  • Posted: 14th August, 2020
  • Location: Newquay
  • Opportunity type: Casual

From supporting young people to find work to helping start-ups succeed, we work towards creating positive, lasting social change. Through our buildings we provide space to work and learn; we also run workshops, activities, events and festivals.  

During lockdown we have thought long and hard about ways we can use our spaces and facilities to support more peopleWe are carefully reopening our spaces, taking the opportunity to make changes. 

Customer Service Host role 

We would like to slowly start building a team of brilliant casual Customer Experience Hosts in Newquay.   

Hosts will be the first point of contact for Real Ideas members and visitors to our buildingsensuring everyone is welcomed with a smile and gets an amazing experience.  

We’ve made the role varied so it is a great opportunity to experience new things, this could include: 

  • Helping set up and deliver events and experiences 
  • Facilitating groups and ensuring members are well catered for  
  • Dealing with enquiries 
  • Taking orders and serving great food and drink 

You will need to be flexible, proactive, and curious and happy to try something newWe would love people to join our team in a busy, friendly, and welcoming environment. 

We will offer training and support to help you get ready for the role, including paid trial shifts as part of recruitment. We are also proud to be a Real Living Wage employer.  

How to apply 

Before clicking ‘Apply for Job’ please download the full Role Profile and read RIO’s Privacy Notice which details how we hold and process your personal information.

Please send an Expression of Interest (no longer than one side of A4 outlining why you think you are suited to this role) to along with a copy of your CV.  References required.

If you have previously applied for this position you do not need to apply again

Please note:

  • The role may involve working with children and young people and so applicants may be subject to a DBS check.  
  • This is a zero-hours, casual role paid at the Real Living Wage.

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