Catering Vacancies at Blists Hill Victorian Town


We’re looking for outgoing, enthusiastic, individuals to join our catering team at the extraordinary Blists Hill Victorian Town situated within the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site at Telford, Shropshire.

Do you want a part-time job where every day is different?

Do you love making people smile?

Would you like to work with like-minded people who enjoy their job?

Then come along to our Recruitment Session on Friday 6th February 2015

Drop in between the hours of 10am to 12noon with your CV

No appointment is necessary, however if you’d like to secure a specific time slot on Friday 6th February please email your CV to and don’t forget to mention that you want to join the Blists Hill Victorian Town Catering Team.

We’ll be holding informal interviews in the Coffee Shop situated at the main entrance to the Blists Hill Victorian Town.

It’s your opportunity to make a great first impression and ask us any questions you might have about the vacancies available.

We’ll show you around this fantastic visitor attraction and give you an understanding of where you’ll be working, available hours and what’s expected of you should you be successful in your application.

We have a variety of part-time positions available within our busy cafes and restaurants which welcome visitors from all over the world including:

Front of House Staff – Waiters, Waitresses

You’ll need a big smile and a spring in your step. Duties include basic food preparation and working behind service counters, setting tables, serving guests, clearing tables, collecting glassware, cleaning up.

You can enhance the visitor’s experience of this incredible living museum by engaging with customers, enjoying a little banter and perhaps even getting into character as a Victorian waitress or shopkeeper.

In addition to working in the busy cafes and restaurants at Blists Hill you’ll have the opportunity to work in Event Catering for Weddings and Corporate Events held at the attraction.

Chef / Cook

We’re looking for catering chefs and cooks who are passionate about food, love working in a professional kitchen and take pride in preparing delicious food to a very high standard.

Previous catering experience is beneficial although training will be provided.

It is not essential to have your own transport if you can get to Blists Hill, although it can be useful due to the scale and location of the site.

If you’re unable to attend the Recruitment Session in person but would still like to be considered for a position, please email your CV

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Watch this video to get a feel for the great atmosphere at Blists Hill