Assistant Kitchen Manager - Bristol

Up to £22k per annum
31 May 2018
28 Jun 2018
Full Time

Assistant Kitchen Manager - Boston Tea Party

Park Street, Bristol

The mothership! Home of Bristol’s first ever espresso house and our Head Office too.

This café is a bit of a Bristol institution  and has the most amazing following from our customers. Working here you’ll see familiar faces every day  - they can’t get enough of our food and coffee! I won’t lie to you - there are a lot of stairs, but you’ll be fit as a fiddle and also get to enjoy the ‘secret garden’ to enjoy your breaks.

We're looking for an Assistant Kitchen Manager to join our team in Park Street, Bristol.

Our people work at BTP because they share our values of empathy, fairness, curiosity, determination, resourcefulness, positivity & humour. 

Our Assistant Kitchen Managers (AKM) you will need to demonstrate these values daily, by being flexible & working where the café needs you most, in order to deliver the best experience for our customers, as well as great day at work for your team. 

As Assistant Kitchen Manager you are second in command in the management of a kitchen of a successful & growing business that delivers fantastic food, an amazing customer experience, brings the numbers in & is always safe, secure & legal.  Supporting your Kitchen Manager (KM) & fellow managers you’ll do this by engaging, developing & empowering your team to ensure that BTP brand standards & high product quality are met & delivered every time.  You’ll be a critical part of the BTP management team & will  always be looking for ways to make things better & integrate your café further into the community it serves

Our cafes are brilliant places to be in.  We deliver phenomenal coffee and teas and incredible ethically sourced food, but what really makes us ‘us’, is our people.

We want our teams to show off their fabulous personalities and make every day a great day.  We want you to feel valued and we’ll be sure you’re trained and developed and if you want to progress you’ll know how.  In turn, you will share this love and passion and personality with our customers, so that they love BTP as much as we do.

This is a great opportunity to get stuck in and learn loads of skills with a company that never tires of trying to improve how we do things for our teams, customers and the communities which we are part of. 

What you will get when you work for BTP


  • Fair pay, linked to your skill & contribution
  • Pay progression linked to Training
  • Offering more ‘salaried’ positions to support #properjob


  • Paid breaks
  • Free staff food
  • 25% staff discount
  • Free hot drinks
  • No split shifts
  • Sociable hours


  • Module-based training programme that encourages cross/multi-skilling
  • Leadership development for current and potential managers

Progression and a future

  • At least 75% of all senior positions, including HQ, are filled by our internal talent


  • A place where you are accepted for who you are
  • A fun and vibrant environment
  • An opportunity to give back to your community