Wild Thing is Cardiff’s newest 100% vegan company. It is a plant based cafe with goals: To get more people eating veg – To reduce environmental impacts. The cafe will serve a creative menu of nourishing but delicious food in the form of brunch, coffee and cake using seasonal, local ingredients. We are looking to recruit passionate, hard working, experienced individuals in order to make that happen!

If you want to be part of  Cardiff’s growing vegan food scene then please send CVs and a short covering letter outlining the job you wish to apply for and your availability to: lauren@wildthingcardiff.com

We are looking for a passionate, warm individual to work in a customer facing role. You must be an experienced Barista who ideally has worked with plant based milks. You will preferably have front of house experience which is suited to this customer facing role. Most importantly you must have a friendly nature to welcome new and returning customers and a passion for a plant based diet, veganism and sustainability.

Duties to include:

  • Operating the espresso machine
  • Use of small appliance such as juicer, blender
  • Operating the till and cashing up.
  • Serving customers in a pleasant manner
  • Cleaning the kitchen, café area and café toilets in accordance with Health and Safety Regulations and Guidance
  • Keeping records of temperatures.
  • Undertaking the preparation of drinks served in the cafe.
  • Clearing tables
  • Washing up
  • Ensuring that the cafe environment is welcoming.
  • Reporting maintenance issues to the Cafe Manager
  • Ensuring that any risk assessments are complied with
  • Assisting with ordering supplies
  • Checking that orders have been correctly delivered and charged for


Barista trained, good communicator, customer focus,basic safety, people skills, action oriented, organisation, selling to customers, attendance.


An interest and passion in veganism would be beneficial to this role, so that personal ethos is inline with businesses however not essential.

Passion for the company and promoting that to others.


Tagged as: customer service, food and hospitality, front of house

About Wild Thing Cardiff

Wild Thing is a plant based brunch cafe with goals:

-To get more people eating veg

-To reduce our environmental impacts

-To fight food poverty.

We believe that nourishing food is delicious. We love plants and finding new ways of cooking with them. We think that a whole food plant based diet is the kindest way to treat the body.Plant based diet acts in harmony with the environment and we want to create an eating out experience that doesn't compromise our planet.Healthy eating shouldn't be a privilege. We will be running community activities to fight food poverty.

Wild Thing is Cardiff's newest 100% vegan company opening in November 2018.

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