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Part-time Butcher
Block & Bottle is an award winning butchers and craft beer shop located at the Gateshead end of the High Level Bridge. We are looking for a butcher to join our team, to help us grow.
At Block & Bottle we are obsessive about good quality meat and beer. All our meat is free range and is sourced as locally as possible, from Durham and North Yorkshire with the majority being rare breeds. We buy in whole carcass and break it down on site as well as making our own sausages, burgers, bacon and many other products from scratch. We also cure and ferment a range of charcuterie products on site and are in the process of launching a specialist charcuterie company.

Requirements for the position

  • Butchery experience

  • Knife skills

  • Good Maths and English

  • Strong communication

  • Excellent customer service

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Full Clean driving license (Desirable)

  • You must be over 18

  • You must be able to demonstrate you have right to work in the UK

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of raw meats – breaking down whole carcass for final products

  • Preparation of charcuterie products

  • Set up of cabinet displays

  • Serving customers for meat and beer

  • Cleaning and maintaining to our high standards for the shop and food prep areas.

  • Delivery driving (if driving license held)

Reporting
The successful candidate will work under Steven but report to both Steven and Katie.

Hours
This job is for a 20-hour a week position to start. Over the Christmas period you will be required to work more hours as needed.

Salary
The salary for this job is based on experience.

How to apply
Please email your CV and a covering letter to Katie and Steven via hello@blocknbottle.com. Closing date for applications - Friday 27 July.