Shift Leader - Portobello London Paddington

London, Greater London
£8.52 an hour
10 Nov 2018
08 Dec 2018
Job Type
Part Time
Shift Leader - Portobello London Paddington

Join the family

Greggs is a much loved and trusted brand with a strong heritage. With over 1,800 shops, and 22,000 employees serving millions of customers each week, we are the UK’s leading bakery food-on-the-go retailer. We’ve been busy improving our shops and adding to our great range of fresh food-on-the-go, so we’re tastier than ever!

At Greggs we have big plans for the future and big opportunities available today. Our people are what makes our business successful and we believe in growing together – as a united team. At Greggs we aim to provide our people with a great place to work, where they feel valued by listening, developing and rewarding them.


You can be part of the future of Greggs by joining us as a Senior Team Member at our newly refurbished Portobello Road shop in Notting Hill. We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic Senior Team member to join our team and become part of the Greggs Family. You will work as a team to deliver the famous Greggs fast and friendly customer service to both returning and new customers. Your passion for Greggs and food-on-the-go will help you to upsell Greggs products and increase the sales and profit of the shop.

Pay Rates

We pay our Senior Team Members £8.52 an hour

Shift Pattern and Contracted Hours

We are looking for a Supervisor to join our team for a permanent contract of 30 hours per week. You’ll be covering shifts from opens starting at 5:30am to closes, finishing at 7pm across the week including weekends on a rotational basis. However, we can be flexible with length of shifts and number of opens and closes per week depending upon your availability. This can all be discussed openly at interview stage.

Job Description

Greggs Senior Team Members are at the heart of the team supporting with the management of the shop at key times of the day.

You would be looking after the shop for a few hours a day, either at opening or closing time so your role is invaluable to your manager.

When opening the shop, you’ll be working with the team to ensure our much-loved products are ready for our customers and the shop is set up to the highest standard. This is where your passion to deliver a fantastic shopping experience for our customers comes in.

A close down shift means getting the shop ready for the next day; cleaning, stock counting and cashing up. You’ll have a natural flair for team work whilst enjoying a little extra responsibility.

You’ll fit right into the Greggs family if you’re not afraid of hard work and enjoy some fun at work. Some supervisory experience always comes in handy although not essential.

Everyone in our family values hard work, commitment and a flexible approach to working hours.


We are looking for our Senior Team Member to be able to:

Serve customers in a friendly, professional and efficient manner. Prepare a variety food items to the highest standards, in order to meet customer demand. Ensuring that all areas of the shop and food products are displayed in a clean, tidy and attractive manner. Seeking to maximise the sales and profitability of their store. Working collaboratively with their Shop Manager and other Team Members and providing managerial support to the shop management team.


We pay £8.52 an hour and Senior Team Members are paid weekly

• 50% off Greggs food with our generous Greggs Employee Staff Discount Team

• Free coffees and tea while at work

•  21 days holiday a year plus bank holidays. This increases with service up to a maximum of 30 days after 25 years’ service. (Pro-rata for part time)

• After 6 months service you may be eligible for our profit share scheme where the company distributes 10% of its profits and allows you to share in the success of the business

• You will receive free life assurance after 1-year continuous service.  This is a death in service benefit which provides a lump sum payment equal to one years’ salary

• You will automatically join our Greggs pension scheme which is a fantastic way to save for your retirement and allows you to benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages

• Other benefits include:

  • Access to a range of discounts from insurance, to mobile phone providers, to holiday home plus plenty more!
  • Share Save and Share Incentive Schemes
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Healthcare Plans
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Your Application

If this seems like the ideal job for you and you have proven experience within a high-volume retail, food on the go, restaurant or hospitality environment please do get in touch. We would be very interested to hear from you.

During the application process we'll keep in touch every step of the way. We know how big a decision it is for you to apply for a job. Once you do we'll work hard to keep you up to speed on how your application is progressing. With your help, we can make your application as quick and smooth as possible.

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