Experienced Cafe staff, housekeeping & Gardening on the Isle of Mull, UK



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    We are looking for summer seasonal staff to work in our Cafe & Housekeeping.
    We Close for the winter so no workawayers are needed November to March .
    We have a Cafe , Ice-cream Kiosk & 5 self catering properties & a Sculpture Walk in a beautiful woodland, near Calgary Beach, on the Isle of Mull.

    We also have gardens , two veggie gardens , chickens and cats,

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    . After work we are a short walk down to the Calgary beach to enjoy the beautiful Landscape and wildlife, we have eagles overhead, deer on the hillside, otters down the bay, a beautiful place to enjoy and meet people as they walk around the sculpture walk, and beach. We are keen gardeners and need help with Veg production for the cafe , and to help with the chickens .

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the UK minimum hourly wage for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided inline with UK guidance. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    We are looking for experienced summer staff to come work in our Cafe & Ice-cream Kiosk for .The jobs are : Cafe General Assistant . We also need help with Housekeeping & Self-catering changeovers ,as well as some help in the gardens and Sculpture walk .
    September and October .

    Please note we close up for the winter so No Workawayers are needed November to March.

    This is paid work , and you must have the correct experience , work permits , and references to work for us as we are a business. We would prefer long term Staff to stay as long as possible from end of May to the end of October Up to the full 2 months.
    We have two vegetable gardens, a polytunnel and a Solar Dome , we grow veg for the cafe , including salads, Tomatoes cucumbers, herbs, as well as veg, potatoes etc . we need help digging, planting , weeding watering the veg plots. & help with day to day maintenance in the sculpture walk, and property gardens. As well as woodland work within the sculpture walk, clearing paths, strimming cutting grass, chipping branches, making paths.etc.

    Accommodation available on site . We are happy to help with travel information within Scotland. The Isle of Mull is approx. 100miles north of Glasgow. there are train and bus links from Glasgow to Oban.Oban is the main ferry port to Mull. Once on Mull there are Buses to Tobermory then another bus to Calgary.
    Please only apply if you have Cafe ,Housekeeping or Gardening experience & already in the uk , Sorry being a business we can only take staff who have the correct visa/ permit to work in the uk. Thank you.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We have a selection of accommodation, Bedsit, Staff Bungalow Single & twin room or camping Hut .Lunch on the days working . WiFi. Laundry available ,we are on a bus route that runs up to 4 times daily Monday to Friday. No evening transport. Staff Bike available.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The Isle of Mull is a beautiful island , and Calgary Beach is a very idyllic white sand beach,so will suit those who love wildlife and a rural environment .Lots of wildlife to see , the nearest village is 5 miles away , with Tobermory the islands capital 12 miles away, there is a bus service.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    up to 5 to 7 hours a day, 5 days a week so we are looking for people that want up to 35 hours per week.

Host ref number: 654629174488

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