What’s on in Brisbane this weekend

Friday is here and we found some great ideas how to spend this weekend.

Check out Brisbane Festival website here for the information about great events happening right now! Brisbane Festival 2018 features an amazing program of theatre, music, dance, circus, opera and more. It’s one of the biggest events in Brisbane and absolutely MUST SEE.

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I am personally a huge fan of  J. R. R. Tolkien, so next activity is very close to my heart.   The one of a kind movie “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” is going to be shown  on a big screen (open air) today at 6.30 pm. Take you best friends and enjoy this great movie and beautiful Australian spring. More information here.

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This Saturday we would recommend to head to Brisbane City Botanic Gardens for Gigs and Picnics. Fresh air, free cool music, great company – what else do you need for a prefect Saturday day?!20180620_115206_371

If you are a fan of comic books, cool fantasy movies about super heroes and computer games? Then Oz Comic Con is place to visit for you this Saturday and Sunday. The program includes film and television stars, comic book artists and voice actors, gaming demonstrations and cosplay competitions, creative workshops and master classes, and much more.oz-comic-con-adelaide51

 

It’s that time of the week again – Job Workshop 🙂 This week we have a guest speaker Josh from Dimeo cleaning company. He will be here from 2:30pm to give you tips & answer any questions about employment.

Job Workshop is on EVERY Tuesday from 2:00pm in room 2 & 4:20pm in Room 3.

 

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We’ve selected some jobs that are perfect for the busy student looking to earn some extra cash. So, if this sounds like you, keep on reading! 😎 Seek

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Casual Waiter/Waitress in Upper Mount Gravatt

A restaurant in Upper Mount Gravatt is seeking a casual Waiter/Waitress (up to 40 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at both days at weekends
  • Have at least 1 year of experience as a Waiter/Waitress
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37250886?type=standard

Experienced Cleaners – Aged Care

We are currently looking for experienced cleaners to join our team at Regis Bulimba.

About you:

  • Previous cleaning experience in a commercial, health care or aged care environment
  • Solid knowledge of cleaning products and safe handling, storage and disposal of chemicals
  • Previous experience working with and using cleaning equipment
  • Clear communication skills both written and verbally
  • A passion for interacting with our residents

Working for Regis is a lifestyle choice – the facility you work in is the home of our residents and we want you to feel at home as well.

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37251213?type=standout

Food & Beverage Attendants + Bar Staff Wanted Immediately

We are currently looking for talented and passionate Food/ Beverage Attendants bar, tenders and quality baristas that’s interested working on a casual basis.

With 7 venues in the portfolio across Brisbane, these impressive complex venues offer a premium space for all events. Across the venues there is a diverse mix of contemporary hotels, modern restaurants, funky bars, state of the art of the sporting precincts and finally a cafe serving premium barrister coffee and a selection of freshly made pastries, sandwiches, salads and bakery items.

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37250222?type=standard

 

WET DECK – BAR GURUS

This hands-on role will require you to consistently drive your passion for exceptional Bar & Guest service. Must have for this role:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Outstanding Guest Service skills
  • Strong team work to lead your section during busy service periods
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Exceptional organisational abilities
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and have a high attention to detail.

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37250802?type=standard

 

Casual Barista in Alderley

A cafe in Alderley is seeking a casual Barista (up to 30 hours per week) to join our team. To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 6 months of experience as a Barista
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37246960?type=standard

 

Part time Café All-rounder in Brisbane City

A cafe/bar in Brisbane City is seeking a part time Café All-rounder (up to 30 hours per week) to join our team. To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 6 months of experience as a Café All-rounder
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37247104?type=standard

 

Casual Cleaner in Red Hill

A cafe in Red Hill is seeking a casual Cleaner (up to 10 hours per week) to join our team. To be considered for this role you should:

  • Have at least 1 year of experience as a Cleaner
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37236721?type=standard

 

Bistro and Bar Attendants

We are currently looking for vibrant and energetic bistro and bar attendants to join our team. You need to possess:

  • A great customer service ethic and the ability to deliver exceptional service
  • Serving customers within: bar, bistro, TAB, Keno and gaming areas (we are seeking all-rounders)
  • Ensure food, bar and gaming standards, procedures and processes are followed
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of responsibilities to customers in relation to RSA, RSG and the Liquor Act requirements.
  • Ensure you have updated knowledge of food, bar products, offers and processes
  • Ensure workplace is well presented e.g. cleaned, cleared and safe.
  • Complete cash register transactions efficiently and accurately
  • Professional dress and grooming standards
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol(RSA) (requirements prior to employment)

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37245267?type=standard

 

Casual Waiter/Waitress in Park Ridge

A restaurant in Park Ridge is seeking a casual Waiter/Waitress (up to 15 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at both days at weekends
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37235630?type=standard

 

Part time Cook in Fortitude Valley

A bistro/bar in Fortitude Valley is seeking a part time Cook (up to 25 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at both days at weekends
  • Have at least 3 years of experience as a Cook
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37235975?type=standard

 

Casual Cook in East Brisbane

A caterer in East Brisbane is seeking a casual Cook (up to 15 hours per week) to join our team.
To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Cook
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37233834?type=standard

 

Casual Barista in Woolloongabba

A cafe in Woolloongabba is seeking a casual Barista (up to 30 hours per week) to join our team. To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 3 years of experience as a Barista
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37226921?type=standard

What’s ON @ Lexis This week

Come and join in – activities this week are….

Tuesday, 11th September @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4:30 pm (Room 4) | Job Workshop | Tax File Number / Superannuation / Work Rights

Wednesday, 12th September @11.00 am and 2 pm | Yoga with Paulina – do not forget to sign up at reception, places are limited

Thursday, 13th September @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4.30 pm (Room 4) | Pronunciation Workshop #15: Linking

 

Friday, 14th September @ 1:00 pm (Kitchen) | No Option Class! | Sausage Sizzle

Have a great Monday and enjoy the rest of your week!

 

Jobs in Brisbane

Today is all about jobs. I have searched Seek to find jobs in Brisbane for our students. Please see below and click on the link to apply for the job that best suit you 🙂

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Every Tuesday at 2pm in room 2 & 4:30pm in room 3 our dedicated teachers host Job Workshop to help you write an effective and successful Resume.

Today the Job Workshop will focus on Resumes, Cover letters & Interviews 🙂

 

JOBS ON SEEK

Barista Staff Required- Hawthorne

To be successful you will have:

  • Strong Barista experience in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to handle high volume
  • Great customer service skills and presentation
  • Food handling skills
  • Willingness to be part of an enthusiastic and motivated team
  • Strong work ethic and have pride and passion for your chosen career
  • Flexibility and availability over 7 day roster including public holidays
  • Continue to develop an established coffee and gourmet business into a famous brand.  Be involved in a fast moving multi-facet gourmet business.

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job-apply/37127881

 

Food and Beverage Attendant

  • Seeking Hospitality Professionals
  •  Easy access to public transport
  • $25.73 per hour plus superannuation
  • Must have Qld RSA

Located in South Bank’s cultural precinct, this role offers easy access to public transport, professional development opportunities and a dynamic work environment. We are seeking candidates with a genuine passion and dedication to working in the hospitality industry, who can commit to flexible working hours, including days, nights and weekends.

Successful candidates must be available for a minimum of three (3) shifts per week, with at least one (1) shift on a Saturday and one (1) shift on a Wednesday.

View Job: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37123367?type=standout

 Catering Assistant | Brisbane

  • Immediate work available around Brisbane
  • Manage your own shifts with our real time app
  • Great rates of pay
  • Experience in front & back of house operations
  • Previous placement in variety of kitchens across short order meals, banquet food preparation and sandwich making (coffee and cashiering skills are preferable)
  • Experience using a commercial dishwasher
  • A high-level of personal presentation & communication skills
  • Attention to detail with a commitment the highest level of service
  • The ability to prioritise and manage tasks
  • A current Food Hygiene and Handling Certificate
  • Police Check or willing to obtain one
  • A Working With Children Check is advantageous but not a requirement

Pinnacle People will position you in some of the Brisbane’s top kitchens and talented Front of House teams, across some of our most prestigious venues!

Keen to join us? Simply apply by forwarding your resume to: Pinnacle People – Temporary Staffing Division-  bris@pinnaclepeople.com.au

View Job- https://www.seek.com.au/job/37123056?type=standard

 

Bar Staff and Wait Staff – Casual Shift Workers needed

  • Waiters
  • Bar Staff
  • Setup and Pack Down staff
  • Cashiers

These roles are casual on an as required basis.
Relevant qualifications such as RSA, RSG, Coffee Skills will be highly regarded. Applications without experience who show a passion to enter the industry will also be considered. Please apply with your current Resume.

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37116132?type=standard

Bartenders | Customer Service Superstars

What you’ve got

  • Uniqueness and a passion for fun
  • Energy, enthusiasm, positivity – and bucketloads of it!
  • Hospitality or retail experience and a love for building customer rapport
  • A love of interacting with a range of customers – teens, kids and adults.
  • Great availability, must be available on weekends / nights
  • A valid RSA or keenness to get one!

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job-apply/37075417

 

Experienced Barista- Club Czar Pty Ltd

We have a busy Cafe in Woolloongabba with regular clientele who appreciate good coffee and food, cafe art it not necessary but fast good coffee is a must.  We are after an EXPERIENCED Barista with Supervisory Experience to start ASAP (we do not have time to train so if NO experience please do not apply )

Please do not APPLY if you are on a Visa as we need someone who is dedicated to staying in the position. 30+ Hours Casual Award wage

Duties

* Opening and closing cafe

* Helping the chef out when busy so Food Handling experience is a plus

We are a small team but a fun team so if you are a bright and bubbly person we need you Send your resume to ontheflycafe@clubczar.com

Housekeeping- Carina

At Carina Leagues Club our Housekeepers are responsible for cleaning the dining areas, bar, gaming room, member’s toilets, meeting rooms and surrounding areas. The role is during trading hours so excellent customer service and presentation is a must.

This position is casual and will be approx. 25 – 35 hours per week. Award wages apply including Saturday, Sunday and Public holiday penalty rates. The successful candidate must be available to work nights and weekends, and must have their own transport.

 If this sounds like the perfect job for you please send your resume to joinus@carinaleagues.com.au.

 View Job: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37080979?type=standard

Deli Assistant Needed- Hawthorne

About Us: As a thriving and independent business located in the Brisbane area, Hawthorne Garage is searching for highly self-motivated and progressive individuals to take on the challenge of driving our store to its full potential.

To be successful you will have:

  • Fantastic customer service skills
  • Ability to handle high volume, fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication, motivation and a team player focus
  • Flexibility and availability
  • Excellent Food handling skills
  • Strong work ethic and have pride and passion for your chosen career

If you believe you are this person and want to the opportunity to make your mark, please apply to dan@hawthornegarage.com.au

View Job: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37132469?type=standard

 

Casual Bartender in Spring Hill

A cafe/bar in Spring Hill is seeking a casual Bartender (up to 25 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 1 year of experience as a Bartender
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37133976?type=standard

 

What’s on in Brisbane this weekend

Friday, 31st August  –  If you like your comedy free, funny and full of surprises look no further than Knockoff on this Friday in Brisbane’s Powerhouse.  Comedy is very good for your English skills as well 😁😁😁.

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Saturday, 1st September – Head to GOMA for a free guided tour  about their Indigenous Australian Art Collection. Starts at 11 am.

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Sunday, 2nd September –   Valley Fiesta is Brisbane’s biggest street party. Live music, theatre and arts  are going to be presented  from 29 August – 2 September. The 2018 program includes music, performance, food, workshops and visual arts across three laneways and more than 40 venues. 

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Enjoy your weekend and see you all on Monday!

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What’s ON @ Lexis This Week

Come and join in – activities this week are….

Monday, 27th  August @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4:30 pm (Room 3)| Grammar Workshop| Describing things

Tuesday, 28th August @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4:30 pm (Room 3) | Job Workshop | Resumes / Cover Letters / Interviews

Wednesday 29th August @ 2:00 pm , 4:30 pm (meet at the Reception)| Cafe Conversation Club – please, sign up for this activity at the reception

Thursday, 30th August @ 2:00 pm (Room 2), 4:30 pm (Room 3)| Writing Workshop| Essays

Friday, 31st August @ 2:00 pm | City Cat Trip to UQ – please, sign up for this activity at the reception

Enjoy your week! 🙂

Today’s Jobs

 

JOB WORKSHOP ON TODAY

Today is all about jobs. Every Tuesday at 2pm in room 2 & 4:30pm in room 4 our dedicated teachers host Job Workshop to help you write an effective and successful Resume.

This weeks topic at job workshop is: Useful Qualifications

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JOBS IN BRISBANE

Casual Barista in Hendra

A cafe in Hendra is seeking a casual Barista (up to 40 hours per week) to join our team.
To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 1 year of experience as a Barista
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37010421?type=standard

Casual Cook in Murarrie

A cafe in Murarrie is seeking a casual Cook (up to 20 hours per week) to join our team.
To be considered for this role you should:

  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Cook
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37005937?type=standard

 

Cafe/Food & Beverage Attendants – ZONE BOWLING Mt Gravatt

So if you have

  • Superior customer service skills with a strong sales focus
  • Prior experience in café operations including food preparation
  • Initiative and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills with attention to detail and superior time management skills
  • Cash handling experience (preferred)
  • Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA)

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37010439?type=standard

 

Bartender/Glassy/Stockman

We are currently seeking bar staff. The successful applicant must have a minimum of 12  months experience, be well presented, with a great work ethic.

This position involves approx. 20 -30 hours a week over a roster running Tuesday – Sunday. Must have full availability Thursday – Sunday afternoons through to evenings.

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/36954902?type=promoted

 

Part time Barista in Brisbane City

A cafe/bar in Brisbane City is seeking a part time Barista (up to 20 hours per week) to join our team.
To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 1 year of experience as a Barista
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37002013?type=standard

 

Casual Kitchenhand- South Brisbane

  • Casual Kitchenhand Position Available
  • Rediscover the joys of life outside of work and get the life balance you deserve!
  • A job that will stimulate, challenge and develop you
  • Delivering exceptional customer service
  • Washing up and general cleaning
  • Large scale food preparation including sandwiches and function catering
  • Sound understanding of salad preparation
  • Adhering to Food Safety requirements

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37004077?type=standout

 

Waiter- Harveys

James Street favourite – Tinderbox Kitchen, has a position available for a personable, upbeat front of house person, who works with high energy in a fast-paced environment.

The successful applicant, will have at least 3 years experience in a similar position in a high volume venue and must have a sound knowledge of food and wine.  Applicants with bar experience will be highly considered.

View Job: https://www.seek.com.au/job/36999361?type=standard

Please email resumes including references to manager@harveys.net.au

 

Housekeeping Staff Needed

We have positions available with our industry partners who range from small hotels and holiday apartments up to 5-star  Resorts. Industry experience and/or qualifications are preferred but not essential as full training can be offered for those candidates who are not at the required standard.

 About you

We are looking for applicants that meet the following criteria:

  • Good work ethic
  • Well Presented
  • Passionate about a career in hospitality

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/36997153?type=standout