Seasonal Part time Café / Maker Space Assistant roles

Staff Vacancy Fuse Kitchen @ North Lands Creative, Alastair Pilkington Studio, Lybster

Seasonal Part time Café / Maker Space Assistant roles (Flexible 10-15 hours per week)


FUSE KITCHEN is a space for learning and exploring, our vibrant new coffee shop, café and maker space in the heart of the North Lands Creative glass studio Lybster will play host to a whole range of creative workshops and arts activities for all ages. Fusing creativity with food, it’s the perfect place to pick up a new hobby, meet friends or even chill for an hour with some tea and cake!


We are searching for enthusiastic and welcoming staff to join our café team and be part of the success of our new creative community hub.


The ideal candidates will

  • Have excellent customer service skills
  • Possess a warm and welcoming disposition
  • Be a team player and good communicator
  • Have experience in working in a food & hospitality environment


Duties to include

  • Taking customer orders
  • Making Coffee (barista training will be given)
  • Serving food and drinks
  • Basic food preparation
  • Cash handling
  • Keeping café and maker space clean and tidy
  • Help in setting up for events and workshops
  • Meeting and greeting guests and participants


Rate of Pay

North Lands Creative is proud of our commitment as a Real Living Wage Employer.

The current rate is £9.90 (applies to all employees aged 18 and over)



10 – 15 Hours per week

Flexible hours around opening hours ( Thursday – Saturday approx. 9am until 4 pm) with availability to work weekends ( weekly shift rota with some flexibility required during events )


About North Lands Creative

North Lands Creative is one of the world’s most prestigious centres for the study and development of glass as an artform, providing excellent facilities, opportunities and inspiration to artists working with glass from all over the world.  Our focus is on contemporary glass and we have a national importance in developing glass in the UK. Through the Alastair Pilkington Studio and Gallery, North Lands Creative facilitates and supports professional artists to make new artwork. It also offers a highly visible and accessible programme of talks, events and education activities around the studio and gallery that engages visitors with artists and art-making.


North Lands Creative is an equal opportunities and Living Wage employer and registered charity supported by Creative Scotland. As a not for profit organisation all of our earned income goes directly back into supporting our artistic programme, community activity and the development of our creative spaces.



Please send C.V and covering letter to

Email to Laura O’Kane, General Manager

Telephone 07730508390

Or by post to: Laura O’Kane, General Manager, North Lands Creative, Alistair Pilkington Studio, Main Street, Lybster, KW3 6BJ

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