With seasonal Retail Assistant / Front of House positions available, come and be part of our friendly team for Summer 2019!

Location: The Salcombe Delicatessen, Salcombe, Devon, TQ8 8JE

Position: Retail Assistant/Front of House

Job Type: Seasonal, Temporary, Part Time

Hours: 3 days a week

Start Date: June

End Date: Mid-End September

Salary: Dependent on age and experience. Competitive rates of pay

Age Requirements: 16+ years of age

How To Apply: Please email us your CV with cover letter and dates of availability


We are a busy delicatessen and sandwich shop located on Fore Street in the picturesque seaside town of Salcombe, offering a wonderful selection of local South West produce. Our sandwiches, baguettes and salads are all freshly prepared alongside a variety of savoury pastries. Our delicious deli and antipasti selection accompanies a fantastic range of local cheese, continental meats and an assortment of olives. Our take away pizzas are freshly prepared to cook at home, or alternatively we offer a range of Devon made ready meals. As well as hot drinks to takeaway and our tempting artisan ice cream, we also provide a wide selection of gifts and hampers. Our reputation has been built on the quality of our products and our exceptional customer service.


  • Serving customers with a polite and friendly attitude whilst maintaining the highest level of customer service
  • Serving retail and food and beverage items including hot drinks and ice cream in a fast pace environment
  • Taking sandwich, baguette, salad & pizza orders
  • Be knowledgeable about our food and beverage items
  • Maintain a high level of hygiene whilst working with all food and beverage items
  • Restocking shelf items and cold drinks whilst keeping stock rotation maintained
  • Ensure working areas are kept as clean and tidy as possible during working times
  • Operate a till efficiently whilst being confident with cash and card transactions
  • Restocking packaging
  • Pricing retail products ready for sale


  • Reliability and punctuality
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional customer service
  • Desire to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Hardworking
  • Ability to take own initiative towards tasks without instruction
  • Willingness and enthusiasm to learn about our products and service
  • Good general hygiene

University/College students are welcome


  • Availability to work weekends, school holidays and bank holidays is compulsory
  • Previous experience in a customer facing position is preferred
  • Training in the lead up to the start of the season will be necessary


  • Training will be provided on all aspects of the job role including all equipment
  • 10% discount
  • Lunch will be provided free of charge