Picking the right people to work in our business ensures everything runs smoothly – because passionate people truly care about what they do and the impact they have. We are a family run business in every sense.

That’s the mantra here at Raise – get the right people and the rest will follow.  We don’t like to refer to it as a job or work because it shouldn’t feel like a chore. We’re looking for the best of the best to join our family.

We work very hard to foster a fun, creative and entrepreneurial environment. If this sounds like something you’d like to get involved in, get in touch.

Shop/Cafe Manager

Raise Bakery is an independent, family-run bakery based in Sussex. We pride ourselves baking up a wide range or sweet and savoury treats with exceptional customer service in a relaxed and friendly environment. We pride ourselves on exceptional customer service and creating a fun working environment.

We have a retail shop on Church Road in Hove and are looking for new team members to join us.

Previous experience managing a team within a restaurant or cafe are essential as is being a trained barista. The role requires a wide range of skills and includes:

  • Cleaning
  • Serving customers
  • Coffee making
  • Basic food preparation
  • Cashing up
  • Key holder responsibilities
  • Stock management and ordering
  • Team management
  • Ability to help motivate team

The ideal person for this role would be a lively and engaging person who has excellent communication skills. The service in the shop is focussed on giving the customer a relaxed, laid back and friendly environment.

Things we are looking for:

  • Attention to detail
  • Love of food or foodie who keeps up with the latest food/drink trends
  • Willingness to serve only the best to our customers, doesn’t settle
  • A love of dealing with people from all walks of life
  • Can work under press and use own initiative to solve problems
  • Works as part of a team that supports one another

We are looking for someone with proven experience in a cafe/shop environment that has worked with coffee and/or food and has managed a team before. This is a full-time position.

Must have:

  • Basic food hygiene certificate is ideal but not necessary
  • Experience and training in coffee making
  • Basic food preparation skills or experience

Hours are between 7:30am and 6pm Monday to Sunday and we will only interview people who are available to work all days.

Please send us your CV and a bit about yourself to careers@raisebakery.com.


Shop/Cafe Assistant

Raise Bakery is an independent, family-run bakery based in Sussex. We pride ourselves baking up a wide range or sweet and savoury treats with exceptional customer service in a relaxed and friendly environment. We pride ourselves on exceptional customer service and creating a fun working environment.

We have a retail shop on Church Road in Hove and are looking for new team members to join us.

Previous experience working in a restaurant or cafe are essential as is being a trained barista. The role requires a wide range of skills and includes:

  • Basic food preparation
  • Coffee making
  • Serving customers
  • Stock management and ordering
  • Cleaning
  • Cashing up

The ideal person for this role would be a lively and engaging person who has excellent communication skills. The service in the shop is focussed on giving the customer a relaxed, laid back and friendly environment.

Things we are looking for:

  • Attention to detail
  • Love of food or foodie who keeps up with the latest food/drink trends
  • Willingness to serve only the best to our customers, doesn’t settle
  • A love of dealing with people from all walks of life
  • Can work under press and use own initiative to solve problems
  • Works as part of a team that supports one another

We may be look for a full-time person or mixture of part-time at various skills so if you have one year or experience working in a cafe/restaurant get in touch.

Must have:

  • Basic food hygiene certificate is ideal but not necessary
  • Experience and training in coffee making
  • Basic food preparation skills or experience

Hours are between 7:30am and 6pm Monday to Sunday and we will only interview people who are available to work all days.

Please send us your CV and a bit about yourself to careers@raisebakery.com.

  • Jeremy (Son)

    Managing Director
    Jeremy is the Managing Director of Raise. He considers himself to be a friendly and approachable person who has a passion for cake, great service and being a responsible business owner. When he’s not in the factory you’ll often find Jeremy in his kitchen cooking, running along Brighton seafront, looking after his dog, Biff.

  • Trevor (Dad)

    Operations
    Trevor is our Operational Director and in charge of the factory floor. Trevor’s previous experience as a builder and technical event management means he’s an expert at delivering projects on time! He’s always the first one in and last one out; considered to be the ‘cake terminator’ of our fantastic company.

  • Lindsay (Mum)

    Development
    Lindsay is the mastermind behind Raise. Lindsay has been an avid baker being taught from a very young age by her Mum, Marjory. She gave birth to our fantastic company and brings our products to life with her innovative recipes and flavour combinations. When she walks in with a smile on her face you cannot help but smile back - she’s the metaphorical Mother of the company.

  • Mark

    Baker
    We've not managed to pin Mark down for his photoshoot so we thought we'd represent him with a picture of a cake :). With years of experience in the baking industry he's the powerhouse that turns out lots of tasty treats for you to eat.

  • Jess

    Hove Shop Assistant
    Jess is with us over the summer before she goes over to college to study music and vocals.

  • Biff

    Cake Sniffer
    Whilst Biff isn't actually allowed in the cake factory he is an integral part of the Raise team. His main function is reducing stress in his owner Jeremy when he get home from work. He is also fond of sniffing the cakes that come home for "testing".