About Cafe Savvy
Who are Forever Savvy?
Forever Savvy are a social enterprise, providing positive risk, vocational training environments to learn practical transerable skills for independent living and the workplace. Those who attend experience a broad range of transferrable life skills. Our program aims to improve the skill set, emotional health and physical well-being of the trainees who attend.
Based at 3 locations in Potters Marton and Bagworth, trainees have the opportunity to experience how they can use their existing skills in a meaningful and purposeful way. They then add to those skills, improving health and fitness and finding independence in life and work.
What is Cafe Savvy?
Opened in 2016, Forever Savvy have the pleasure of working in partnership with Bagworth Community Centre, helping them to open their stunning "Whistle Stop Tea and Coffee Shop on a regular basis. Trainees have the opportunity to work in a coffee shop preparing food and drinks for local customers from the community. Those involved in the project must be prepared to work in a busy integrated environment and learn many new skills.
What is the work?
- Bake cakes
- Prepare sandwhiches
- Wash dishes
- Serve customers
- Clean work space
- Clean customer area
- Learn how to handle money
What is the dress code?
It is important that sensible clothes and footwear are worn to ensure the correct protection for the work involved in a coffee shop environment.
At ALL Times sensible footwear is required. Dark trousers with a white top to be worn as part of the café standard uniform.
Please bring a packed lunch & drink for your dinner which ½ an hour will be allocated during a quiet period of service. Lunch can be bought at the café if preferred
Enrol as a Trainee
We enrol new trainees at all times of the year for availability click here...