Jobs! 21 February

HOSPITALITY

Waitress

SKILLED CASUAL BARISTAS

Minimum 2 years experience in a busy cafe/bar. Current NSW RSA. Latte art. Immediate start. Must be available nights, festivals, weekends, all public holidays.   Please email resume to byronbayfresh@gmail.com or hand resume in to 7 Jonson St.

COOK/KITCHEN HAND
For busy restaurant. RSA an advantage.
Phone 0404005340

 

ESPRESSO BAR ALL ROUNDER

At Allpress we are a team of espresso specialists, roasting and serving beautiful coffee in New Zealand, Australia, UK, Japan and Singapore. Our culture is all about building trust with each other and the people that we connect with. We value simplicity and take a planned and considered approach to everything we do. The search is on for an energetic and highly motivated coffee lover to join our Espresso Bar team. Our Espresso Bar is a busy hub where connections are made within the Byron community. We have an uncompromising commitment to great tasting coffee, flavour and service. We care deeply about our customers and there is an emphasis on consistently delivering exceptional customer service. The Espresso Bar is open Monday – Friday and this position would require a full-time, 38 hours per week commitment. What we are looking for is a super friendly, professional and sincere team member who really relishes the opportunity to deliver exceptional customer service. Prior barista experience isn’t necessary; we have excellent in-house training in barista skills and building an in-depth knowledge of all things coffee and Allpress. Our perfect candidate would successfully deliver the Allpress brand experience and grow brand recognition through the Espresso Bar. Must have the ability to laugh and have a good time whilst prioritising the customer experience. We love what we do – join a team that is doing a great job and bring your skills to the role.

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DISH HAND – TYAGARAH

A caterer in Tyagarah is seeking a casual Dish Hand (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 6 months of experience as a Dish Hand. – Have the right to work in Australia.

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CHEFS / COOKS

Chef

COOK / CHEF – MEZ CLUB
Busy Byron venue. Experience on grill/pass/prep within busy kitchen. Minimum 2 year commercial experience. Cert 3 commercial cookery required. Available full time, salary negotiated. Please email resume to: jobs@mezclub.com.au

 

CHEF / COOK – SUN BISTRO
Passionate, hard working chef to join our fast, friendly work enviroment. 20+ hours, award wage. Contact 6685 6500 or Rob@thesunbistro.com

 

SOUS CHEF & HEAD CHEF

Atlas People is seeking several Chefs including a Sous Chef & Head chef level for a fantastic Byron Bay region venue. You will be reliable, creative and be calm under pressure. Once again we are dealing with a leading venue in the region and is an opportunity to work in a location of stunning beauty. You will appreciate the chance to show case your extensive experience & take pride in the quality of food you produce and attention to detail with your presentation goes without saying. In return they offer, stable employment for the right candidate, accommodation, meals on shift, competitive salary/hourly rate, career progression within the venue, and regular days off. To be successful you will have: – 3+ years experience as a Sous Chef or a Head Chef. – Qualification in Commercial Cookery. – Ideally experience in a remote or regional area. – A positive attitude. Successful applicants will be available to work a roster with a combination of breakfast, lunch or dinner including some split shifts. At Atlas People, we believe that people come first. We pride ourselves on the service we give to our clients and candidates. So, if you have a proven track record of simply doing a great job as a chef, then this could be the opportunity for you. For more information please email your CV and contact details to data@atlaspeople.com.au

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CHEF – BLUESFEST

CHEF FOR HIGH VOLUME CATERING FOR BACKSTAGE CREW, NEED CHEF TO COVER LUNCH DINNER FOR 7 DAYS
CHEF PREPARED TO ROLL UP THEIR SLEEVES AND ENJOY THE THIS GRAND EVENT 26 march to 3 april
PLEASE E MAIL IF INTERESTED TO Stumac30@yahoo.com would love to hear from you
CHEF – THREE BLUE DUCKS

Three Blue Ducks is looking for hard working, talented and creative chefs for our fast-paced, farm to table restaurant in Byron Bay. This is a successful cafe/restaurant that has become a destination in Byron Bay with an ethos for sustainability and food awareness. In this role you will work closely with the kitchen team, producing quality food, so that guests are blown away by the food you produce. You will bring to the role: – Outstanding team leadership skills and a fun, healthy attitude to work within a team. – Experience in cooking high volume. – Knowledge of produce driven cooking. – A true interest for ethical food, hospitality and people. – A generous approach to training and inspiring staff. – Amazing communication skills. – Great food safety knowledge. This is an amazing opportunity for a career minded person in a growing business. We are looking for someone who is happy and energetic to roll the sleeves up and get stuck in, someone who is truly passionate about being a chef in a beautiful location with great conditions. An attractive salary will be offered to the right candidate along with the opportunity to build a successful career with in this progressive company. If you are interested, please send through a CV and cover note about yourself to paul@threeblueducks.com – please note we require at least 3 years experience within the kitchen.

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CLEANERS / HOUSEKEEPERS

Cleaner

HOUSEKEEPER – DISCOVERY PARKS

Discovery Parks is Australia’s largest owner operator of holiday and accommodation parks located in more than 60 of Australia’s most desired locations. We are looking for a great person to join our Byron Bay team as a casual Housekeeper. You will provide housekeeping and cleaning for our various accommodation types including cleaning common areas to ensure the presentation of the property is in accordance with the high standards of our Discovery brand. You will be someone able to prioritise your workload to achieve daily outcomes whilst also understanding the bigger picture for the rest of the team. You will bring to the role: – Fantastic customer service. – Proven and demonstrated experience in a commercial housekeeping role. – A willingness to work with the housekeeping team, but also able to work autonomously. – Excellent time management skills. – Flexible attitude to hours, including weekends and on short notice. – A current valid drivers licence. A competitive rate will be negotiated commensurate with skills and experience. Please visit the careers page on www.discoveryparks.com.au  Please have your cover letter and resume ready to upload. Prior to an offer of employment being made, candidates must be able to provide a Police Clearance to disclose any criminal offences or charges.

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EXPERIENCED CLEANER

Minimum 3 years high end cleaning. Local residents, flexible casual hours in Byron Bay. ABN (Australian Business Number) required.
Immediate start. Corrinne 0408261337

 

EVERYTHING ELSE!

CASUAL SALES ASSISTANT – COTTON ON

The role of a Sales Assistant in our stores is hands-on and varied. You’ll take initiative to ensure our customers are given the very best customer service and you’ll look to your store manager for direction on operational store tasks and achieving goals. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: – Understanding of delivering the very highest standards of customer service. – Completing tasks with a sense of urgency. – Confidence to actively introduce new and exciting products to customers and drive to achieve sales budgets. OUR CULTURE: To describe COTTON:ON in six words is easy; optimistic, passionate, real, energetic, collaborative and, most importantly, ethical. Our team members are a passionate group of people, committed to making a real difference in people’s lives through our philanthropic arm, the Cotton On Foundation. It is our shared belief that we can make a difference to lives of everyone we touch, from our backyard to the world. BENEFITS: – Competitive wage. – Exceptional product discounts.

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CASUAL LABOURERS

Spinifex Recruiting is currently recruiting for highly skilled and experienced Construction and Horticultural Labourers to enter into our pool of labour hire candidates on the North Coast of NSW. Spinifex Recruiting is the regions leading Labour Hire agency, we pride ourselves on placing exceptional candidates with reputable local organisations. Successful candidates are required to have: – WHS Construction Induction White Card. – Current Drivers Licence. – Reliable transport. – Great work ethic and a good attitude. Desirable Qualifications include: – Certificate in Horticulture/Green keeping. – Chemical Spraying. – Chainsaw Tickets. Spinifex frequently places our candidates into a variety of roles in the Ballina, Lismore, Byron Bay and Tweed Heads areas. Pay rates and duration of assignments differ depending on role. To discuss in more detail please call a consultant on 1300 800 301.

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UBER DRIVER

Help riders get around town by using Uber and get the fares you make each trip paid weekly into your account . Using the Uber app is a great way to earn cash on your schedule. The more you drive, the more you can earn. It’s simple and perfect for those looking for flexibility. What you need to know: – Earn Good Money: The more you drive, the more you earn. – Flexible Schedule: Make your own schedule and drive any time; day or night. – Getting Started is Easy: Signing up is quick & easy! – Get Paid Weekly: Get earnings deposited into your bank account weekly. Requirements: – You’re at least 21 years old. – You have a 4-door vehicle. – You have held a valid full driver’s licence in your state or territory for at least 12 months. – You’re listed as an insured driver for the vehicle you wish to drive. – You’re friendly and excited to earn money on your schedule! Additional Information: Anyone can drive using Uber. Remember, the best job isn’t a job – it’s driving with Uber! No car? No problem! Check out t.uber.com/marketplaceANZ for vehicle rental, leasing, and financing product offerings designed by third party providers specifically for ridesharing.

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MARKET STAFF REQUIRED

2 to 3 shifts per week. 6am-12pm. Must be 25 years old or over with drivers licence. Send resume to kieran@oneorganic.com.au

 

BRUSHCUTTING & PROPERTY MAINTENANCE

Casual, at Coopers Shoot. Experience, local preferred. Phone: 66853017

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

Fashion Show – Adrienne’s Pre-Intermediate Class!

Last week to end their unit on Clothing, Adrienne’s Pre-Intermediate class put on a fantastic Fashion Show!

In small groups they had to create an outfit for one of their team to to wear and show off on the catwalk!

Using the vocabulary they had learnt throughout the week, each team gave a very amusing description for their outfits!

Everyone made a brilliant effort and it was an extremely entertaining afternoon for all!!

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

Volleyball! 16 February

On Friday much loved teacher Josie took the students to the beach for a game of Volleyball!

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They played until the sun started to set, with the winning team then enjoying some post match beers!

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Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

New Starters! 19 February

Welcome to our six new students joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Murilo is from Brazil. He has many hobbies, but particularly loves surfing, soccer and being in nature. It has long been his dream to come to Australia so he is very happy to finally be here. He wants to improve his English as he believes it will open many doors and opportunities for him!

Joao, from Brazil, has been studying engineering at college for the past year, but decided to take a break so he can travel! He chose Byron Bay for his studies because he loves to surf and knows this is one of the best places for it! After his 14 weeks of study at Lexis he would like to travel the rest of Australia and then Indonesia. He wants to improves his English to help him on his travels and so he can hopefully find work in Australia!

Annina is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She loves all sports, with her favourite being volleyball. She completed an internship within the food industry, before starting her studies in Food Science and Technology, but will switch to studying Health Science and Technology in September. She wants to improve her English to help her with her studies!

Victhor is from Brazil. He loves to surf and practice a variety of sports. He came to Australia to meet new people, and chose to study first to improve his English level and make it easier for him to make friends from all over the world! Byron Bay was the perfect pick for his studies as he will be able to surf and enjoy the beautiful beaches after class!

Ana Maria is from Brazil. She loves to play water polo and also surf, but has to drive a long way or catch a flight to do this! Here in Byron, she will now only have to walk 5 minutes from school to catch some waves! She works as a Fire Fighter for the National Environment Institute and travels all over the country. She is here to improve her English as she needs to use the language for her work.

Gabriela is from Brazil. Her biggest passion is photography. She has just finished high school and is now taking a gap year before starting University to study Architecture. She is looking forward to meeting new people, having different experiences and improving her English. She chose Australia for her studies as she feels it is a similar to her lifestyle in Brazil, with the beaches and warm weather!

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

Graduation! 16 February

Congratulations and farewell to our twelve students graduating from Lexis Byron Bay today!

Sara, from Switzerland, graduates from Adrienne’s Pre-Intermediate class. She progressed from Elementary in just 2 weeks and has improved in several areas, particularly her grammar and writing. We hope you have an amazing time on your travels and get to use your new language meeting people from all over the world!

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Leonardo, from Brazil, graduates from Adrienne’s Pre-Intermediate class. It has been an absolute joy having him here at Lexis and Adrienne is so happy she got to have him in her class for 7 weeks. She described him as a breath of fresh air with a lust for learning and life! Well done for all your hard work and good luck with all that you do!

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Lurdes (Maria), from Spain, graduates from Claudia’s Intermediate class. She participated well in all class discussion and her contributions were always greatly appreciated. Claudia described her as a very motivated and respectful learner. It has been a real pleasure having her here at Lexis and we will miss her greatly!

Linus, from Switzerland, graduates from Claudia’s Intermediate class. He has improved in all areas during his 6 weeks at Lexis, especially his speaking skills. All his participation in class activities and discussions were much appreciated. We wish you all the best for the future Linus!

Roy, from Switzerland, graduates our Intermediate class. His teacher Claudia has really enjoyed having him in class, describing him as conscientious student who participated well in class activities and discussions. He also took part in our English in Action course, learning to surf as well as improving his English! We hope you enjoyed your time in Byron and wish you well for the future!

Mara, from Switzerland, graduates from our Elementary class. Her teacher Michelle says she has a great sense of humour and has brought lots of laughter to the class! Her grammar and speaking ability have quickly improved in her time at Lexis. She participated well in activities and will be missed by all the class!

Natalia, from Spain, graduates from Michelle’s Elementary class. She has brought lots of laughter and kindness to her class. She is always happy to express herself and talk about her passions, which we have enjoyed hearing about! In her time at Lexis she has made significant improvements in her grammar, speaking and listening abilities. We wish you the very best for the future Natalia!

Corina, from Switzerland, graduates from our Elementary class. Michelle has loved having her smiley face in class and described her as a polite and courteous student. She brought great enthusiasm and a willingness to learn, which was greatly appreciated by Michelle. Enjoy your travels around Australia!!

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Veronica, Upper Intermediate

Cristina, from Spain, graduates from Mel’s Upper Intermediate class. It has been lovely having her with us for the past 16 weeks. Mel has loved having her cheerful personality and hard working attitude in class. She has made great progress in her time here, progressing from Pre-Intermediate to graduating from Upper Intermediate with an A! Well done Cristina!

Veronica, from Brazil, graduates from Mel’s Upper Intermediate class. She was only here with us at Lexis Byron for a short 2 weeks, but this was enough time for us to discover what a lovely person she is! It has been a pleasure getting to spend time with her and have her join in with many of the out of class activities. Mel also loved having her in class, saying she was a great addition, keen to learn and excellent at participating! Good luck for the future Veronica!

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Diego, IELTS.

Diego, from Spain, graduates from Elizabeth and Julia’s IELTS class. He has worked very hard in his 12 weeks at Lexis and graduates at a high Upper Intermediate level. His teachers have really enjoyed having him in the class and said all his participation and efforts were all much appreciated, especially his contributions to class discussions. Good luck for the future Diego!

Thayna, from Brazil, graduates from Elizabeth and Julia’s IELTS class. She started with us in Intermediate 24 weeks, completed our Cambridge First course, and now graduates at an Advanced level! Well done for all your hard work Thayna, you should be very proud of your progress! We are sad to see you go and will miss your beautiful smile, but hope to still see you around Byron!

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

Valentine’s Day! 14 February

In the run up to Valentines Day  ❤️ we had our Secret Valentines box in reception so students could anonymously send messages to their fellow Lexis students and staff!

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It wasn’t just for love notes; the students were encouraged to write a sweet message or a thank you note to make someone’s day!

 I had a great time sorting through all the messages, there were some very thoughtful ones in there, and a lot of funny ones too!

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Someone even wrote a brilliant message to Tim Tams; many of the students favourite Australian snack!

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Myself and the teachers handed the messages out during the afternoon,

and we showed the students some love by treating them all to a BBQ lunch in the sunshine!

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Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

Coffee Club!

We continue to have our weekly Coffee Club!

Every Tuesday (occasionally Wednesdays, check the activity schedule!) join me for Coffee (Latte, Cappuccinos, Mochas!), Tim Tams and games!

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Uno always proves to be the most popular but we’ll be trying some new games in the coming months! Suggestions welcome 🙂

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.