Café Chef/Cook (Part Time) 30hrs per week

We are looking for a fast and energetic Café Chef with an eye for quality and consistency that can work under pressure in our kitchen at the Polka Theatre.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is passionate about food and drink, committed to the highest standards of customer service, and looking for work in a busy but friendly organisation.

Passionate, articulate and friendly, you’ll be well-versed in sharing your love of food with others, particularly as you’ll have previous experience preparing and selling fresh food in a cafe environment. General cleaning duties and maintaining kitchen health and safety are also part of the role.

If you would like to apply, please download the application form here.

Please email completed application packs to Hilary O’Connor: or by post to: Head of Operations and FOH, Polka Theatre, 240 The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1SB

Application deadline: extended until Friday 24th November

Please note CV’s will not be accepted.

Work Experience 2018

Each year, a group of year 10 and 11 students get the opportunity to experience life in a real working theatre. They will experience all areas of theatre production and talk to members from each department at Polka.

The next Work Experience Week will take place from 16th – 20th July 2018.
If you would like to apply, please download the application form here.

The latest we can receive applications is 9 February 2018 and will have contacted all students by 9 March 2018 if we are able to offer you a place.  We are now receiving and processing applications, so please return your form as soon as possible.

If you have any questions please contact