Team Vacancies



Weekend Baker Vacancy

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Weekend Baker

We are recruiting for two Weekend Artisan Baker roles, one at both of our Luminary sites in Chalk Farm and Stoke Newington. Both posts are due to start as soon as possible.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about the positive impact that baking can have, and who wants to be part of a growing company that is having a tangible impact on women’s lives. We are looking for a Weekend Artisan Baker who’s had at least one year of experience in a professional kitchen, experience in batch baking and working at speed.

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Cafe Supervisor Job Vacancy

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Cafe Supervisor

We’re looking for a passionate and hardworking individual to assist our Cafe Manager in running our Stoke Newington Cafe. The ideal candidate will be comfortable and confident dealing with customers as well as championing our passion for good food and coffee, ensuring quality control and consistency with our brand. A candidate who has strong organisational skills and is passionate about building a positive working culture in a fast paced environment would be ideal. The individual needs to be someone who can be supportive of our trainees and graduates learning workplace skills for the first time.

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Cafe Manager Role Application

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Cafe Manager

We’re looking for someone with experience in cafe management, customer service and coffee to take on managing one of our Luminary Bakery café sites (based in Stoke Newington and Chalk Farm).

We’re looking for someone who is confident in building good rapport with the local community, managing a healthy team, driving sustainable sales, and building on operational procedures to make sure that the Luminary café is reaching its full potential!

The individual needs to be someone who can be supportive of our trainees and graduates learning workplace skills for the first time.

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Link to cover baker application page

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Cover Baker

This is a great opportunity for someone who’s passionate about the positive impact that baking and food can have on people’s lives. We are looking for someone who’s had experience in working in a production kitchen, batch baking and producing at speed. With the recent launch of our second bakery this is an exciting chance to be part of a growing company that is having a tangible impact on women’s lives!

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Link to Cafe Roles Application Page

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Cafe Roles

Baristas, Cover Baristas and Cafe Assistants

We are looking for confident and friendly individuals who are willing to go the extra mile in customer service and who will be a key member of our much-loved cafe teams. We’re looking for people who can learn the everyday running of our cafes and bring a positive energy and can-do attitude to the role and the wider team!

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Link to Kitchen Porter application page

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Kitchen Porter

We are looking for a Kitchen Porter to work at our Luminary sites (71-73 Allen Road, N16 8RY or 47 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 8AJ). Your key responsibilities would be to handle the washing up from our busy bakery & cafe, and then dry and put away these items. A good Kitchen Porter is essential to the smooth running of any bakery so we need someone who can think on their feet, organise their workload and help out our staff with cleaning when things get busy. Could this be you?

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Luminary Mentor Image

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CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING NEW APPLICATIONS

Luminary Mentor

Mentors are paired with one of our graduates, who is looking to start her career. The aim is to give individual guidance with venturing into the working world or entrepreneurship and an inspirational role model to ask the right questions / support them along the way.

We expect mentors to connect with their mentees for a minimum of 1x hour a month and a maximum of 3x hours a month, for 6 months duration.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Weekend Baker

We are recruiting for two Weekend Artisan Baker roles, one at both of our Luminary sites in Chalk Farm and Stoke Newington. Both posts are due to start as soon as possible.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about the positive impact that baking can have, and who wants to be part of a growing company that is having a tangible impact on women’s lives. We are looking for a Weekend Artisan Baker who’s had at least one year of experience in a professional kitchen, experience in batch baking and working at speed.

Click the image for full description and application pack.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cafe Supervisor

We’re looking for a passionate and hardworking individual to assist our Cafe Manager in running our Stoke Newington Cafe. The ideal candidate will be comfortable and confident dealing with customers as well as championing our passion for good food and coffee, ensuring quality control and consistency with our brand. A candidate who has strong organisational skills and is passionate about building a positive working culture in a fast paced environment would be ideal. The individual needs to be someone who can be supportive of our trainees and graduates learning workplace skills for the first time.

Click the image for full description and application pack.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cafe Manager

We’re looking for someone with experience in cafe management, customer service and coffee to take on managing one of one of our Luminary Bakery café sites (based in Stoke Newington and Chalk Farm).

We’re looking for someone who is confident in building good rapport with the local community, managing a healthy team, driving sustainable sales, and building on operational procedures to make sure that the Luminary café is reaching its full potential!

The individual needs to be someone who can be supportive of our trainees and graduates learning workplace skills for the first time.

Click the image for full description and application pack.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cover Baker

This is a great opportunity for someone who’s passionate about the positive impact that baking and food can have on people’s lives. We are looking for someone who’s had experience in working in a production kitchen, batch baking and producing at speed. With the recent launch of our second bakery this is an exciting chance to be part of a growing company that is having a tangible impact on women’s lives!

Click the image for full description and application pack.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cafe Roles

Baristas, Cover Baristas and Cafe Assistants

We are looking for confident and friendly individuals who are willing to go the extra mile in customer service and who will be a key member of our much-loved cafe teams. We’re looking for people who can learn the everyday running of our cafes and bring a positive energy and can-do attitude to the role and the wider team!

Click the image for full description and application pack.




ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Kitchen Porter

We are looking for a Kitchen Porter to work at our Luminary sites (71-73 Allen Road, N16 8RY or 47 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 8AJ). Your key responsibilities would be to handle the washing up from our busy bakery & cafe, and then dry and put away these items. A good Kitchen Porter is essential to the smooth running of any bakery so we need someone who can think on their feet, organise their workload and help out our staff with cleaning when things get busy. Could this be you?

Click the image for full description and application pack.




CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING NEW APPLICATIONS

Luminary Mentor

Mentors are paired with one of our graduates, who is looking to start her career. The aim is to give individual guidance with venturing into the working world or entrepreneurship and an inspirational role model to ask the right questions / support them along the way.

We expect mentors to connect with their mentees for a minimum of 1x hour a month and a maximum of 3x hours a month, for 6 months duration.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Weekend Baker

We are recruiting for two Weekend Artisan Baker roles, one at both of our Luminary sites in Chalk Farm and Stoke Newington. Both posts are due to start as soon as possible.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about the positive impact that baking can have, and who wants to be part of a growing company that is having a tangible impact on women’s lives. We are looking for a Weekend Artisan Baker who’s had at least one year of experience in a professional kitchen, experience in batch baking and working at speed.

Click the image for full description and application pack.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cafe Supervisor

We’re looking for a passionate and hardworking individual to assist our Cafe Manager in running our Stoke Newington Cafe. The ideal candidate will be comfortable and confident dealing with customers as well as championing our passion for good food and coffee, ensuring quality control and consistency with our brand. A candidate who has strong organisational skills and is passionate about building a positive working culture in a fast paced environment would be ideal. The individual needs to be someone who can be supportive of our trainees and graduates learning workplace skills for the first time.

Click the image for full application pack and description.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cafe Manager

We’re looking for someone with experience in cafe management, customer service and coffee to take on managing one of our Luminary Bakery café sites (based in Stoke Newington and Chalk Farm).

We’re looking for someone who is confident in building good rapport with the local community, managing a healthy team, driving sustainable sales, and building on operational procedures to make sure that the Luminary café is reaching its full potential!

The individual needs to be someone who can be supportive of our trainees and graduates learning workplace skills for the first time.

Click the image for full application pack and description.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cover Baker

This is a great opportunity for someone who’s passionate about the positive impact that baking and food can have on people’s lives. We are looking for someone who’s had experience in working in a production kitchen, batch baking and producing at speed. With the recent launch of our second bakery this is an exciting chance to be part of a growing company that is having a tangible impact on women’s lives!

Click the image for full description and application pack.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Cafe Roles

Baristas, Cover Baristas and Cafe Assistants

We are looking for confident and friendly individuals who are willing to go the extra mile in customer service and who will be a key member of our much-loved cafe teams. We’re looking for people who can learn the everyday running of our cafes and bring a positive energy and can-do attitude to the role and the wider team!

Click the image for full description and application pack.




NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

Kitchen Porter

We are looking for a Kitchen Porter to work at our Luminary sites (71-73 Allen Road, N16 8RY or 47 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 8AJ). Your key responsibilities would be to handle the washing up from our busy bakery & cafe, and then dry and put away these items. A good Kitchen Porter is essential to the smooth running of any bakery so we need someone who can think on their feet, organise their workload and help out our staff with cleaning when things get busy. Could this be you?

Click the image for full description and application pack.




CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING NEW APPLICATIONS

Luminary Mentor

Mentors are paired with one of our graduates, who is looking to start her career. The aim is to give individual guidance with venturing into the working world or entrepreneurship and an inspirational role model to ask the right questions / support them along the way.

We expect mentors to connect with their mentees for a minimum of 1x hour a month and a maximum of 3x hours a month, for 6 months duration.




WORKING AT LUMINARY

 

THE LUMINARY VISION

For disadvantaged women to be empowered to reach their potential!

THE LUMINARY MISSION

To empower the UK’s most disadvantaged women to gain employment and independence through training, support and community, using baking as a tool.

  • Providing exceptional training & support programmes that afford women with the tools she needs to change her future.
  • Offering opportunities into the ‘world of work’ by being an understanding and empowering employer and acting as a bridge for a woman to start her career.
  • Producing beautiful, artisanal baked goods that make a difference & tell a story.
  • Creating welcoming, community cafes with excellent quality products that engage the wider community by enabling them to ‘purchase with purpose’.

LUMINARY'S VALUES

  • AUTHENTICITY - We are real, honest, transparent & we embrace vulnerability
  • COMMITMENT - We are fully behind our vision, trustworthy, responsible & have a strong work ethic to ensure we have a positive impact on the world
  • COMMUNITY - All are welcome at Luminary, we are a family & are all about teamwork
  • EMPATHY - We listen, we care, get alongside others and provide a supportive environment
  • EMPOWERING - We nurture worth in people to release them into a positive future, equipping them with the skills to achieve it
  • EQUALITY - We believe that all people are created valuable and have potential no matter what their past or current circumstances.  
  • FAITH - Our driving force, it influences our behaviour & reminds us that anything is possible (see our faith policy here)
  • FUN - We have a culture of laughter, lightheartedness & inclusion
  • REPUTATION - We stand for quality & excellence in every way and seek to be an example to others on ethical business