Hexham, St Mary’s Chare

Salary: £10.00 per hour

Hours: 26 hours per week over 4 days (to include some Saturdays)

We are looking for someone to join our caring and dynamic team, which is working to change the lives of people with learning difficulties and mental health needs. The supervisors in Hextol Tans will help develop our volunteers’ skills, whilst running the kitchen.


The Hextol Foundation

We are an independent charitable company based in Hexham & Newcastle. Our purpose is to provide working opportunities to people with learning difficulties and/or mental health needs so they can develop their skills and self-esteem and grow in confidence, creating a positive impact on the quality of their lives. We run several enterprises that provide safe and supported work experience and work-based training for adults with learning difficulties and/or mental health needs. See www.hextol.org.uk for more information about us.


The Tans Cafe

The Hextol Tans Café is a vegetarian/vegan café which opened in 2016 and has grown in popularity as a result of the quality of food and service we provide. We open 6 days a week Monday –Saturday, our normal trading hours are 10am-3.30pm. This is a wonderful opportunity for someone with enthusiasm, dedication, the desire to help others, catering experience or a love of cooking. Working to make real and tangible differences to the lives of our beneficiaries,commitment to the welfare and development of our beneficiaries is as important in the role as catering ability. You will receive a full induction, training,and the chance to work in a supportive and rewarding environment.


For an application pack or to discuss this position further, please call Claire or Bruce on 01434 605253 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. quoting ref Tans Vacancy. Interviews will held when suitable applications are received, and appointment will ideally start as soon as possible, subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.