We are looking for new team members! 


Why you’ll lIKE St. Margaret’s House

Our unique charity is a fun and inspiring place to work. Perks include:

  • Free lunch at the award winning Gallery Café

  • Discounts at Yoganest, our wellbeing studio

  • Great office space in the heart of Bethnal Green, in a historic Victorian building

  • The ability to learn, progress, and develop your skills

  • The opportunity to contribute directly to the growth and success of a fast-paced exciting charity

  • A fun, exciting workplace with people who love and care about what they do

Please only apply for these roles if you meet the essential criteria outlined. Due to the high volume of applications, we are not able to respond to each individual applicant and you will be contacted only if you have been shortlisted for this role. It can take ten working days for us to read your CV so please wait to hear from us in regards to whether we will taking your application further.

St. Margaret’s House is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be judged according to an equal opportunities policy.


£9.00 per hour

We are currently looking to hire a part-time Barista with an immediate start.

The ideal cafe assistant / barista candidate will have experience making coffee and serving in a busy cafe environment and an interest in vegan food and drink.

Essential criteria:

  • At least one years experience as skilled barista

  • Ability to manage time effectively and keep calm under pressure

  • Excellent communication skills with high level literacy and numeracy and fluent English

  • Tons of common sense

  • Ability to form good relationships with co-workers and customers

  • Flexible availability - early mornings and late evenings will be required, along with last minute covers

  • Super hard work ethic

  • Must be able to work weekends


  • Advanced coffee training

  • Experience working alone or running shifts

  • Passion for vegan food

All candidates must provide CV and brief cover letter to be considered for the role.  Any limits to availability should be mentioned in application.

Apply by sending a CV and a cover letter to Supervisor02@stmargaretshouse.org.uk

SMH employees have something extra. A quirky edge, a positive attitude and a driving passion to bring something unique to the team and to the work for the community. It’s hard to define, but you’ll know if you’ve got it, and so will we.

We look forward to hearing from you!