Surfing Cow ice cream is recruiting for 2 x Shop Assistant/ Kitchen Porter positions for the 2021 ice cream season.

The season runs from April through to September.

About the role:

This is a customer facing role working front of house in our busy ice cream shop with some back of house KP duties.

The role has a variety of responsibilities including: serving customers, opening and closing the shop, day to day cleaning, stock rotation, and assisting the production team as a kitchen porter when required. You may also be required to work off-site at various events in the local area (subject to government COVID restrictions). 

You will be the face of Surfing Cow ice cream, so some experience of customer service is needed. You should be polite and approachable, and willing to work as part of a small, friendly team. The shop can be very busy at peak times, so you will need to be prepared to work in a fun but fast-paced environment.

Shift patterns are flexible, but you must be able to work at weekends and on bank holidays, and throughout the school holidays. Working hours are 11am - 5:30pm (including 1 hour for lunch), and this may vary during busier times. Would suit student or younger person looking for seasonal work.

To apply for the role you must be:

17 years +

Available to work at weekends and throughout the summer season

Willing to work hard

Able to use your initiative

Friendly and approachable

Have some basic knowledge of food hygiene – certification is desirable but not essential as full training will be given

Have good personal hygiene


Good rates of pay, and free ice cream! Full training will be provided.

To apply for the role please email a copy of your CV and a covering letter to

Closing date for applications Sunday 28th February 2021.

We are a COVID secure environment, with full precautions taken to protect staff while at work.

Please note, we are not accepting applications via Facebook or through family members.



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