• Job Vacancies

Job vacancies at Tairāwhiti Museum will be posted here, on the Museums Aotearoa jobs desk, and advertised in The Gisborne Herald.


Current vacancies

Vacancy for a Barista / Cafe Assistant at Exhibit Café in Tairāwhiti Museum

posted 6 December 2018, open until filled

We are looking for a well-presented person with fantastic customer communication skills.  You will need to make a consistently great coffee, but will also need to be flexible and very good at multi-tasking.  Being a small café, duties will include everything from prep to clean-up.

You must be self-motivated and have initiative, honest and reliable and a quick- thinker. There is a steady, regular customer base, who like to come for coffee and cake / lunch and to chat and relax.  We are also on the cycle tours route during cruise ship season.

Essential: must have at least one-year minimum café experience.

If you feel you could be the right person for this position then please contact the owner Eugenie Dervin – email eugeniedervin@gmail.com or phone 021 222 7012.  Please attach any references / referees.  Start date 15th December 2018

Remuneration will be dependent on skills and experience.  Hours 9am – 2.30pm (approx. 30 hours p/week) Monday – Friday and Saturdays.


We welcome ideas for new projects and exhibitions so if you have something in mind, please get in touch – we would love to hear from you!

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