Team Member in London Kingsway Covent Garden

Join the... 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...

Job description

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.

 

You can be part of the future of Greggs by joining us as a Team Member at our new shop opening on Kingsway. In the centre of London, between Covent Garden and Holborn tube stations, this brand-new shop will see you welcoming both tourists and locals throughout the day. Providing the Greggs famous warm and friendly customer experience will be key for our Team Members therefore if you are enthusiastic about working in the food on the go industry in an organisation that is growing and known for its fast and friendly service then we would love to hear from you.

 

At Greggs we aim to provide our people with a great place to work, where they feel valued by listening, developing and rewarding them.

Pay Rates

Age 16-17 Starter Rate: £6.59

Age 16-17 Full Rate: £6.80

Age 18+ Starter Rate: £7.83

Age 18+ Full Rate: £8.00

Shift Pattern and Contracted Hours

We have a number of permanent contracts available between 20 – 30+ hours working 4 or 5 days per week out of 7 including weekends on a rota basis. We are looking for Team Members who are able to cover either the opening shift 5:30am – 2:00pm, middle 10:00am – 8:00pm or late shift 4:00pm – 11:30pm. Shift will normally last a minimum of 4 hours.

We can be flexible depending upon your availability so if you’re interested we’d love to chat to you and we can discuss shift patterns at the interview.

Job Description

Greggs Team Members are the face and voice of our organisation, engaging with our customers and offering a fantastic shopping experience no matter what time of day.

Join our family and you’ll be part of a team that loves to put the customer first in all that we do.

This means a passion for delivering fast and friendly service, pride in preparing our much loved products and keeping the shop clean and tidy; of course they’ll be time for some fun along the way.

You’ll fit right into the Greggs family if you’re not afraid of hard work and commitment. Some customer service experience always comes in handy although not essential.

Skills

We are looking for our Team Members to be able to:

  •          Deliver a fast and friendly service to every customer consistently
  •          Work as part of a team focused on delivering a fast and friendly customer experience
  •          Achieve consistently high standards to meet customers’ expectations
  •          Deliver relevant added-value to customers to increase sales
  •          Support profit protection through effective cost control

Benefits

• 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!

Your Application

If this seems like the job for you, even if you have very little customer service experience, but you’re willing to learn and be part of the Greggs family we’d love 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.

Extra information

Location
London Kingsway Covent Garden
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs
Published at
19-11-2018
Type of Job
Retail
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No

Retail Jobs | Casual / Part Time Jobs

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