Jobs! December 4th

If you need help writing your resume you can go to GIL any day between 2-3pm in Room 8 then email to: adminbyron@lexisenglish.com and we can print 10 free copies every day for you 🙂

Jobs

Baker for Cubby Bakehouse

Location: Chinderah, on the Tweed River (Near Kingscliff) NSW

Role: Baker

Want to know a little more about our style of food? Follow us on Instagram @cubbybakehouse 

We cook & serve food we would love to eat!

We’re looking for a passionate baker to join our team.

We batch traditional French baguettes all day long for our customers who can watch the process as they order, but also take home a warm baguette.

We have the best French Equipment and take pride in making our Baguettes the traditional French way. 

Your baking shift will be around 5:00am NSW time and finish up around 2pm NSW time

You’ll be making our famous baguettes, Bahn mi rolls, and artisan sourdough. More exciting things to come.

Your neat, love what you do and can work efficiently in a small space.

Both full time and casual roles available.

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Part-time General Labourer in Tweed Heads South

A business in Tweed Heads South is seeking a part-time General Labourer (up to 35 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have Australian work rights

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Retail Assistant

At ALDI, our people are the key to our success.

We’re looking for high energy team members who love to keep active and busy. A Retail Assistant at ALDI needs to be able to thrive in a fast-paced, team environment and always be willing to go the extra mile for their customers and team. The role is physical in nature, so you’ll need to enjoy hands-on work and meeting deadlines and our shifts can start at 6am some mornings, and finish at 10pm others, so being flexible and available any 5 out of 7 days is important. Finally, prior experience in a fast-paced, retail environment will be viewed favourably; however, a positive attitude and hardworking spirit are an absolute must.

What’s in it for you? 

  • Market-leading remuneration – $25.31 per hour*
  • Be a part of a leading international retailer
  • Career opportunities in our rapidly growing store network including progression to Store Management Trainee
  • Extensive training and development.
  • Rotating roster and guaranteed contracted hours.
  • 4 weeks of annual leave
  • Work alongside friendly and supportive colleagues

You will be responsible for: 

  • Maintaining and replenishing stock storewide
  • Operating manual pallet moving equipment
  • Merchandising stock storewide
  • Serving and assisting customers in a professional and efficient manner
  • Operating tills and calculating change manually

*Hourly rate for Retail Assistants over 18 years of age.

 

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Caretakers

We are looking for an active couple preferably with a farming background to caretake home and animals, dogs and cattle, as owners frequently travel.

Privacy and security of the main house is a priority.

Separate house and all utilities are provided to look after these services.

Must be able to:

Drive tractor

Look after dogs

Check and feed cattle

Check and feed horses

General duties of a large homestead will be required.

As caretaking is not full time a partial position is available on the farm which will be as a farmhand paid position.

The applicant’s partner could procure paid employment in the area if wanted.

There is a vehicle provided for all jobs pertaining to caretaking and farmwork only.

 

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Early Childhood Educators and Teachers – New Centre Opening Byron Bay

Kool Kids Hive in Byron Bay, are looking for enthusiastic, passionate and reliable teachers, lead educators and assistants.

We are opening soon and have multiple positions available for both permanent part-time and casual staff, only a short drive from the Gold Coast.

Are you passionate about childcare and do you have:

  • Experience within the industry
  • Hold or studying towards a Certificate III,  Diploma in Children’s Services or Bachelor
  • Professional attitude in the workplace
  • Caring, Nurturing, supportive of the children and families in their care and the centre
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Working with children’s check (NSW)
  • First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis & Asthma
  • Available for any shift

 

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Casual Barista in Lennox Head

A restaurant in Lennox Head is seeking a casual 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

CLICK TO APPLY

Casual Kitchen Hand in East Ballina

A restaurant in East Ballina is seeking a casual Kitchen Hand (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 Kitchen Hand
  • Have Australian work rights

CLICK TO APPLY

SOUS CHEF

CHEF

BREAKY CHEF

EXPERIENCED COOK

TAKEAWAY COOK

Full-time or Casual position

ARE YOU STRONG, COMPETENT PERSON THAT CAN MEET THE CHALLENGE TO WORK with OUR TEAM

Reporting to the Head Chef and Directors, you will utilise your extensive industry knowledge and superior staff training skills to lead a young, talented team and drive productivity.

This is an opportunity to have ownership of your role and contribute to the growth of the businesses from the ground up.

Ensuring a consistently high-quality product; Restaurant Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner and a Takeaway

Working in Byron Bay or Ballina.

SOUS CHEF: 

A potentially good leader and communicator with the ability to lead by example & set high standards.

CHEF/ Restaurant Cook or Takeaway Cook

Have the experience to work in a fast-paced professional environment. Prefer working background in a seafood restaurant (not essential)

BREAKY CHEF:

You are an experienced Breakfast Chef passionate about producing top quality food and prepared to relocate to beautiful Byron Bay then this could be the lifestyle change you have been looking for!

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Casual Chef

Busy Beach Front Hotel

We are seeking experienced qualified professionals for 20+ hours per week.

Main duties include:

  • Consistent standard of food preparation and cooking, plating, presentation
  • Maintaining high levels of food safety & cleanliness
  • Confident working any section where required

 

Your attributes:

  • Able to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings, weekends and public holidays
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Creative, and passionate about food and providing high standards of foodservice
  • Positive attitude and ability to thrive under pressure

 

CLICK TO APPLY

Food & Beverage Attendant

Positioned seaside at Kingscliff on the border of New South Wales and Queensland, Peppers Salt Resort & Spa and Mantra on Salt Beach boasts first class rooms and facilities set amongst a charming village beachside setting.

Ever imagined working in an award-winning restaurant surrounded by stunning beach’s on the Kingscliff coast with a backdrop of the beautiful Hinterland? Our signature restaurant ‘Season’ is well known for its creative and innovative food styles, and an extensive cocktail and wine list. We are also well known for our service. This is where you come in…

We are looking for casual  Food & Beverage Attendant’s, who can work a busy restaurant at nights, (including Saturday nights!).

You will be full of energy as you greet guests from across the world, whilst also remembering a regular face or two. You will be able to create classic and innovative drinks that exceed customers’ needs and expectations. Your vibrant, accommodating personality combined with your creativity and flair will engage guests and ensure they enjoy an experience that will exceed their expectations.

Holding a current RSA is essential and we would also expect you have experience working in F&B/restaurant or a customer service role in a busy and fast-paced venue. You must be a team player and pride yourself on your ability to deliver outstanding customer service along with your strong attention to detail and willingness to learn.

Our F&B service roles are a lot of fun, so if you’re an edgy hospitality professional with pride in your appearance and the flexibility to work a variety of shifts over weekends, evenings and public holidays and you can whip up a great cappuccino or cocktail, apply now!

 

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Casual Waiter / Waitress in Cabarita Beach

A restaurant/bar/other in Cabarita Beach 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

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Full-time Bartender in Cabarita Beach

A restaurant/bar/other in Cabarita Beach is seeking a full-time Bartender (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 Bartender
  • Have Australian work rights

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Casual Chefs/Cooks

We are looking for highly motivated and organised chefs or cooks to join our dynamic kitchen team in Bangalow.

Must have a keen interest in working in a team environment and a willingness to learn. Must be available weekends and nights and have own transport. Must be used to high volume turn over. Ready for immediate start.

Please email a short cover letter and resume to info@bangalowhotel.com.au

The application form will include these questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years’ experience do you have as a chef?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
  • How many years’ experience do you have as a cook?
  • How many hours are you available to work per week?

 

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Casual Cook in Byron Bay

A restaurant in Byron Bay is seeking a casual Cook (up to 30 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at both weekdays and at weekends
  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Cook
  • Have Australian work rights

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Gardner assistant

Banora Point NSW

Casual/Temporary

mowing weeding and assisting in garden maintenance

 

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Packers

Murwillumbah NSW

Casual/Temporary

Craig is looking for one, maybe two packers to join the team – Import foodstuff from South America, bagging and packing – max 14 KLS lift

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Chef/Cook

The Pass Cafe Byron Bay NSW

Casual/Temporary

We are seeking a qualified chef/cook to join our team.

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Barista

The Pass Cafe Byron Bay NSW

Casual/Temporary

We are looking for a highly experienced, motivated and passionate Barista/allrounder to commence with our team asap.  You must have at least 2 years experience.

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KITCHEN STAFF

If you are someone who loves food and working in a fast and fun environment we want to hear from you.

Must have the ability to work nights and weekends.

In return, Miss Margarita can offer full-time hours along with advancement opportunities for the right candidate.

If this sounds like you, come join one of Byron’s most busy and iconic venues!

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KITCHEN STAFF

If you are someone who loves food and working in a fast and fun environment we want to hear from you.

Must have the ability to work nights and weekends.

In return, Miss Margarita can offer full-time hours along with advancement opportunities for the right candidate.

If this sounds like you, come join one of Byron’s most busy and iconic venues!

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Bar person/Barista Needed in Bangalow, NSW (Byron Bay Area)

Must have:

Experience behind a bar

Experience with a coffee machine

Commonsense

Good attitude

Good demeanour

Have own car

Current RSA

Hours:

Current hours will be Friday and Saturday nights (5.45 – 10ish)

More hours mid-December and all through January as summer holidays kick in.

Must be able to work over the holidays (we close public holidays)

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COCKTAIL BARTENDERS AND WAIT STAFF

If you are someone who loves working in a fast and fun environment we want to hear from you.

Must have the ability to work nights and weekends. Current NSW RSA required.

In return Miss Margarita can offer 20 to 30 casual hours for the right candidate.

If this sounds like you, come join one of Byron’s most busy and iconic venues!

CLICK TO APPLY

Espresso Bar All-rounder (Byron Bay)

Allpress Espresso

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.

 

CLICK TO APPLY

Work for accommodation

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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! December 2nd

A very warm welcome to our new starters this week at Lexis Byron Bay!

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Celine is from Switzerland. When at home horse riding and playing the harp are her passions but she is very excited about taking surf lessons while here in Byron. She has come to Australia to better her English, meet new people, and also experience the culture! Celine has been working in a restaurant at home to earn money to pay for university which starts next year but is unsure whether she will study psychology or economics.

Martina is from Italy. She comes from a small village in the north of Italy called Bellagio which is near Lake Como. She lives with her mum and her cat but travels a lot for work. Martina studied to become a pastry chef. Her work is hard but she loves to make dessert and see the end result! When she’s not working she loves to travel, going for walks, and taking photos. She has come here to travel and improve her English. She is hoping to return in the future and work.

Christian is from Switzerland. When he finished high school he did a 2-year apprenticeship as a car mechanic but had to quit as he was required to join the Swiss army. He loves to play football and plays with his village club twice a week. He also loves hanging out with his friends. Christian has family in Australia and wanted to meet them and see how they live. He would like to travel around Australia and New Zealand after he finishes at Lexis Byron Bay and when he returns home he will study to become a teacher!

Lars is also from Switzerland. He has come to Lexis Byron Bay to further his English skills and hopefully travel around Australia after his studies. In the future would like to travel to Nepal and China. His love is football and he is a supporter of FC Zurich where he has a season pass.

 

 

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.

November 2019 in Photos!

November was a busy month at Lexis English Byron Bay!

Take a look at all the fun we had with our afternoon activities, student nights and weekend trips!

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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.

Weekend Activity Calendar for December!

The team at Byron Bay Touring Co have put together another month of brilliant weekend activities and student nights especially for you, our Lexis Byron students!

Weekend

 

Student Nights will continue to be every Thursday at the Happy Travels store! Meet at 8pm for free pizza, drinks and DJ!

For weekend activities they have put together a variety of free and discounted activities/trips for you; including gigs, snorkeling with turtles, kayaking with dolphins, skydiving and more!!

To join any of these activities, or any traveling you would like to do, just have a chat with our travel specialist downstairs at lunchtime on Monday, Wednesday or Friday to book in.. spaces are limited and always sell out!!

Keep an eye on the Lexis Byron Bay Facebook page for more information!

 

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.

December Activity Calendar 2019!

Joining the activities is a great way to make new friends, practice your English in a social environment, and of course, have fun!!

Throughout the month we always have a variety of different activities, with a mix of sports, cooking, and craft, so there’s something for everyone, if you want more information please don’t hesitate to come and speak with me at reception! 🙂

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There are two activities running every day.

The morning activity is held at 11.30am-12.30pm and the afternoon at 2-3pm.

There will be a yoga class on Monday at 7:45am and a new yoga class starting at 5:45pm

GIL will be from 12-1pm and 2-3pm.

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Check out the rest of the activities we have planned exclusively for our Lexis students in December!

 

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We continue our Coffee Club on Tuesdays and have also added a new Coffee Club on Monday afternoons; Join Siobhan or Di for coffee, Tim Tams, games, and conversations!

Yoga will be held every Monday morning with teacher Jimmy in room 8 at 7:45am. There is also a new yoga time on Tuesdays at 5:45pm with teacher Brooklyn. It’s a great way to start the week and it’s free for Lexis students.

Teacher Kristy runs a free Guided Meditation on Wednesday mornings between 8-8:30am in room 8. No experience needed, this group is open for everyone who has ever thought about giving meditation a go. Not only does Kristy guide you through a beautiful meditation, but there is also time to discuss the benefits and beliefs behind the practice. It is truly a beautiful way to start your day.

Make sure you come into reception to sign up for the activities or come and see me if you have any questions 🙂

 

 

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! November 25th

We have 15 new students starting at Lexis Byron Bay this week. Hello and welcome!

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Dario is from Switzerland. He has come to Lexis Byron Bay because he feels it’s the best way to learn about Australian culture and people while learning English. He served in the military before coming here and is hoping to learn about himself and decide what he would like to do for work when he returns to Switzerland. Dario will backpack around Australia for 2 months when he finishes his studies!

Eglantine is from Belgium. She loves to play the guitar and scouting. She started scouting when she was 7 years old and it’s still her favourite activity. Before coming to Lexis Byron Bay she was at another school in Melbourne, where she met a lot of amazing people. She is hoping the travel and English studies will better herself for the future.

Alba is from Spain. She lives with her parents and two siblings. Her interests are sports and travel but she also loves to cook new recipes that she finds on the internet. Alba needed a break in her life and decided Australia was the perfect place. English is a very important language that she wants to improve so she can grow and open her mind.

Yuya is from Japan. He studies tourism at university so he can be a tour guide. He wants to improve his English skills so he can communicate with tourists. He is hoping to work abroad and will continue to learn English until then. Yuya has two reasons for studying English in Australia; he wants to be able to speak to everyone and he loves nature! He also would like to learn to surf.

Youngmin is from Korea. He lives with his parents in Daegu while his sister lives in Seoul. He was studying at university but got called in to do military service where he served for 20 months. He finished 2 weeks before coming to Australia. He plans to study at Lexis for 2 -3 months then go back to Korea to finish his studies at university.

Marco is from Italy. His hobbies are surfing, snowboarding, and skating. He studied English in Italy but wanted to continue his studies in Australia. He works as chef in Palermo fro 3 years. He would like to open a traditional Italian restaurant in the future.

Martin is from Spain. He wants to study English in Australia and experience the culture and travel around. He likes how Australian people speak! In Spain, he works in a bar as a waiter and his hobbies include trekking and paddleboarding.

Daniel is from Brazil. He lives with his sisters in Rio De Janeiro. His dad is an amazing guy and taught him everything he knows. Surfing is his passion and he sells photos and videos of the surf that he produces himself. He hopes to work making films and documentaries about surfing in the future. His dream was to come to Australia.

Bernat is from Spain. His interests are motorbikes, cycling, and surfing. He works as a cleaner, gardener, cook, and in construction. He plans to study and work for 7 months and hopefully, during that time he will travel and be able to surf every day.

Nanae is from Japan. She is crazy about natural and organic everything! When in a new town or city, the first thing she does is find the organic stores. She previously worked in an organic, herb, and aroma shop. She worked there for a year and loved it! Nanae came to Byron Bay to learn yoga because Byron Bay is famous for yoga, being organic, and free mindedness.

Maria is from Spain. She grew up in a small village called Olivare with her parents, her older brother, and her younger sister. She has been playing volleyball since she was 15 but had to quit last year because she moved to Barcelona where she works as cabin crew. She studied audiovisual communication and also worked as a sports photographer. She is here to improve her English so she can get a good job when she returns to Spain.

Yumana is from Switzerland. She lives with her father who is Swiss and her mother who is Japanese. She loves singing and music and also likes to spend time with her friends and swim at the beach. She decided to take a gap year from university where she studies social science. Yumana wanted to come to Australia because many people had told her that the atmosphere is good and that the people are very nice. She will spend 3 months in Australia then go to Senegal for work.

Eva is from Spain. She works at a restaurant in a hotel on the island of Ibiza where she is a waitress, bartender, and barista. It is better for her job that she speaks English as most people that visit the hotel are international tourists. Eva will spend the next 12 weeks studying English at Lexis Byron Bay.

Fabian is from Switzerland. He lives with his parents in Zurich which is the German part of Switzerland. He likes to do a lot of sport and in winter he goes skiing and snowboarding. The rest of the year he does athletics and volleyball. He also likes reading about history. He studied electrical engineering and works as an electrician. After his studies in Australia, he is hoping to find a job as an electrical engineer and needs English as most companies are international.

Lena is from Germany. She lives on her own in her grandparent’s house but spends a lot of time with her family. Her mother is a yoga teacher and goes to her classes every week. She has built an occupational health and safety company with her father. They check workspaces for companies to see if they are safe work environments.  She wanted to study English in Australia because she wanted to see a beautiful country and meet lots of locals but also because of the weather and beaches.

 

 

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.

 

🥞Crepe Making! November 22

Who doesn’t like crepe making? Everybody put their artistic talents to good use today and the results were delicious!

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First step – Read the recipe, not too hard!

Mix all ingredients in a bowl then pour batter into a hot buttery pan.

Wait for the crepe to get nice and golden on the bottom, flip, then put onto a plate…Easy!

That’s an interesting way to do it😆!

Place toppings onto crepes… and voila! Delicious!!

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Some well-deserved crepes! Nice one team!

 

 

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.