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

New Students 17 September 2018

Welcome to new lucky-13 students joined us at Lexis English Brisbane.

We are very happy to have you here with us. Say “G’Day” to Debora from Spain 🇪🇸,  Alexis, Elodie, Leandre and Meaghann from France 🇫🇷; Daniela, Carolina, Laura and Susana from Colombia🇨🇴; Saki and Miho from Japan 🇯🇵; I-Shan from Taiwan🇹🇼; Valerio from Italy🇮🇹.

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💼 Job Workshop Today 💼

Every Tuesday at 2pm in Room 2 & 4:30pm in Room 3, a teacher helps students write their resumes and job application letters, as well as give advice on the best places to find work.  It’s a great free service that Lexis Brisbane offers its students! 🙂

This weeks topic’s: Tax file number, Superannuation & Work rights in Australia 

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JOBS

Need a job while you study in Brisbane? See below for this week’s job listings!  Take a look on Seek to see more jobs that may interest you 🙂

Part time Barista in Fortitude Valley

A cafe/retail shop in Fortitude Valley is seeking a part time Barista (up to 25 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

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

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37179959?type=standard

Barista/ Cafe All-rounder

Our client is currently seeking an amazing Barista/ Café All-rounder to join their fun and outgoing team located in the Woolloongabba area.The role is a Part-time position offering multiple shifts working across a rotating roster.
Duties Include:

  • Barista operations
  • General cleaning
  • Cash handling
  • Customer service
  • Waiting tables
  • Food preparation

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37183469?type=standard

 

Part time Food Delivery Driver in Redcliffe

A restaurant/bar in Redcliffe is seeking a part time Food Delivery Driver (up to 20 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 6 months of experience as a Food Delivery Driver
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37176437?type=standard

 

Short order Cook – experience necessary

Weekdays 5.30-1pm, Weekends 5.30am-2pm Saturday & 5.30-2pm Sunday

The main things that you would be doing include:

  • Food preparation and cooking
  • Plating, presentation
  • Cleaning of Kitchen at end of day

We’re looking for candidates with the following attributes:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Creative, and passionate about food and providing high standards of food service
  • Positive attitude and ability to thrive under pressure

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37179051?type=standard

Bar Staff and Barista Staff

We have positions available with our industry partners who range from small coffee shops and bars up to 5-star Resorts and Hotels. 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.

We are looking for applicants that meet the following criteria:

  • Bright and Bubbly Personality
  • Well Presented
  • Passionate about a career in hospitality

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37171943?type=standout

Bar Staff

This funky venue is located at Brisbane International Airport. Windmill and Co is open 7 days for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

If you meet the following criteria, then this is the job for you…

  • A minimum of 12 months experience in a fast paced, up market restaurant and bar environment
  • A happy, welcoming and friendly persona with great customer service skills
  • Good knowledge of local and imported beer and cider
  • Good wine knowledge and experience in wine service
  • Good knowledge of cocktails and ability to mix
  • Responsible and professional at all times
  • Highly motivated with a fabulous work ethic
  • Pride of appearance and workplace
  • A willingness to help others
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about the industry and beverage trends with a keen desire to progress and learn
  • Extensive experience with keg cleaning and operations
  • Must be able to work speedily in a clean and organised fashion!

Open from 5am until 1am, 7 days a week!

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37166362?type=standard

Floor Staff All-rounders

Our clients are currently seeking highly motivated Floor Staff / All-rounders to join their team located within the Woolloongabba area. The ideal individuals will be highly motivated, display excellent communication skills and have a passion for working within a fast-paced hospitality environment.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Food preparation
  • Waiting tables
  • Serving hot and cold beverages
  • General cleaning
  • Customer service
  • Cash handling

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37126641?type=standard

Wait Staff / All rounder

Our client is currently seeking enthusiastic Floor Staff to join their team on a Part-time basis located in the Redcliffe area. We are currently seeking to recruit reliable, passionate and easy-going Floor Staff who can work in a fast-paced environment and are available for an immediate start.

Duties Include:

  • Waiting tables
  • Customer service
  • Cash handling
  • General cleaning
  • Food preparation

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37122106?type=standard

 

Housekeeping Staff Required

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.

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/36939609?type=standout

 

Barista and Bar Staff Required

We have positions available with our industry partners who range from small coffee shops and bars up to 5-star Resorts and Hotels. 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.

We are looking for applicants that meet the following criteria:

  • Bright and Bubbly Personality
  • Well Presented
  • Passionate about a career in hospitality

We can offer

  • For the right people, a foot in the door with major hotels
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Opportunities for ongoing training to management level

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job/36939495?type=standout

Welcome to Lexis English! 10/09/18

What a beautiful and busy day here in Lexis Brisbane💃🎉💃.

Please, say “Hi” to  23 ‼️ new students started their “Lexis journey” today.

Big welcome to Nesibe from Turkey 🇹🇷; Yeisson, Eliana, William, Maria, Jose from Colombia🇨🇴; Willian, Claudiana, Ewerton, Guilherme from Brazil🇧🇷; Jordan, Megane, Fabian, Olivia and Michelle from Switzerland🇨🇭; Silvia and Maria from Spain🇪🇸; Tatiana, Alex, Laura from Italy🇮🇹; Juan  from Argentina🇦🇷; Natasha from Ecuador🇪🇨 and Jelmer from the Netherlands🇳🇱

🌟 Student of the Month 🌟

Each month, teachers at Lexis Brisbane nominate the “Student of the Month”. That student is someone who works really hard (inside and outside of the classroom), someone who is really committed to their studies 📓

August’s student of the month was Fabiane from Luke’s Pre-Intermediate class. Congratulations Fabiane 🎉😁Student of the month Aug 2018