Work with us

Ahead of what is set to be an incredibly busy season, many of our traders are looking for additional staff to help make this our biggest year yet.

This year, a wide variety of exciting roles are available. From experienced chefs to those who have never worked in hospitality and want to get involved; our traders want to hear from you! Take a look at the roles below.

Join the Management

  • Help us supervise the Harbour Arm site ensuring the smooth operational running of all aspects of commercial activity.

    This is a demanding role for a very busy visitor attraction and supervisory customer service environment experience is required.

    £24,000 pro-rated. 24 hours per week with a need to work weekends, evenings, and busy periods on a rota basis.

    View job description here.

    Email careers@folkestoneseafront.com to apply.

Work with our traders

  • Position(s) available:
    Sous Chef
    Description:
    We are looking for someone passionate about delivering a high-quality service to customers and someone that can lead a team.
    Experience Required:
    Experience isn’t essential but attitude to hard work and great service is.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience.
    Contact:
    hello@barneyandthepizza.co.uk
    Learn more about Barney and the Pizza here.

  • Position(s) available:
    Full time barista.
    Description:
    Full time barista position at Bobbies Bakehouse.
    Experience Required:
    Barista experience essential.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience.
    Contact:
    bobbiesbakehouse@gmail.com
    Learn more about Bobbies Bakehouse.

  • Position(s) available:
    Food & Drink assistant/Barista
    Description:
    Producing high quality hot and cold drinks, serving customers and delivering desserts & Ice cream in an exciting new Dessert Parlour. Maintaining High standards of food hygiene and cleaning.
    Experience Required:
    Minimum 1 year barista experience.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience.
    Contact:
    Email CV to to apply.

  • Position(s) available:
    Front of house
    Team Member
    Description:
    Bar service, food prep and service. Flexible hours.
    Experience Required:
    Experience preferred.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience.
    Contact:
    markbabins@aol.com

  • Position(s) available:
    Front of house (Roof Terrace Space Exclusive)
    Team Member
    Description:
    Bar service, food prep and service. Flexible hours.
    Experience Required:
    Front of house (Roof Terrace Space Exclusive): Barista experience required.
    Team Member: No experience required.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience.
    Contact:
    markbabins@aol.com
    Learn more about Harbour Coffee Co here.

  • Position(s) available:
    Kitchen assistant.
    Front of house.
    Description:
    To assist chef in all aspects of food preparation and production.
    To take customer orders and payments, to deliver food to customer from an ordering App, clean tables.
    Experience Required:
    Kitchen Assistant: Some experience required full training will be given level 2 food hygiene required, this position will lead on to become chef.
    Front of house: no experience required, training included.
    Pay:
    Kitchen Assistant: Depending on experience.
    Front of house: dependent on age.
    Contact:
    Email alisonbraisted@yahoo.co.uk.
    Learn more about Shesells Seashells.

  • Position(s) available:
    Front of house
    Description:
    Bar service, food prep and service. Flexible hours.
    Experience Required:
    Experience preferred.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience.
    Contact:
    markbabins@aol.com

  • Position(s) available:
    Chef/Team Leader
    Description:
    leading role within our busy kitchen. Produce high standard Greek food, Team management, maintain health and hygiene standards. Quality control and ordering.
    Experience Required:
    Minimum 2 years in a management role.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience
    Contact:
    Email your CV to thebiggreekbus@gmail.com to apply.
    Learn more about The Big Greek Bus here.

  • Position(s) available:
    Bar Staff
    Description:
    Part time/ weekends/ seasonal work at the Goods Yard’s main bar.
    Experience Required:
    Some experience with bar work is preferred but customer service experience is a must have.
    Pay:
    Minimum wage
    Contact:
    Call Bar Manager Rheanna on 07538979081
    Learn more about The Goods Yard Bar.

  • Position(s) available:
    Front of house, bar and kitchen staff.
    Description:
    Become an integral part of the Lighthouse Champagne Bar team; serving customers and prepping food and drink.
    Experience Required:
    Experience preferred but not essential. Training provided.
    Pay:
    Dependent on experience.
    Contact:
    thelighthousechampagnebar@gmail.com
    Learn more about the Lighthouse Champagne Bar here.

  • Position(s) available:
    Food and Drink Assistant
    Description:
    Approx. 8-16 hours to start. This will increase and could include some midweek days as we enter into the spring/summer period. We are a fast-paced street food business located in the very popular event space, The Goods Yard, on Folkestone Harbour Arm. The Goods Yard at Folkestone Harbour Arm is fast becoming THE place to be in South East Kent for food & drink. We work very hard but it is incredibly fun!

    What does the job involve?

    • Using our EPOS till system to take customer orders & payments

    • Assisting with the preparation of food & drinks

    • Assisting with the serving of food & drink to customers

    • Restocking the drinks fridge

    • Ensuring that the kitchen and service areas are clean and tidy

    • Emptying and changing the bins

    • Washing up

    • Following Food Hygiene & safety procedures
    Experience Required:
    Experience in a food service environment (preferable but not essential as training will be provided)

    • Good customer service skills

    • Good communication skills – written and verbal

    • The ability to demonstrate great team work

    • Ability to hard and under pressure.
    Pay:
    £7.00-£10.00 per hour
    Contact:
    Send your CV to thelittlegreekbus@gmail.com.
    Learn more about the Little Greek Bus here.

  • Position(s) available:
    Cocktail Bar Staff
    Description:
    To work behind the bar, mixing and serving cocktails and other drinks. General upkeep of the bar, cleaning down after shift etc.
    Experience Required:
    Candidates will have bar and ideally some cocktail making experience, although full training will be provided for the right candidate. Applicants should be confident, well presented, fun, and customer focused.
    Pay:
    £9.50 per hour
    Contact:
    info@wildboxevents.co.uk
    Learn more about Wildbox.

  • Position(s) available:
    Bartender
    Description:
    Serving Drinks both inside and outside the venue, seasonal role from April to end of September.
    Experience Required:
    Hospitality experience is welcome but training will be given.
    Pay:
    More information on application.
    Contact: