Join Our Team - Kitchen Assistant

Posted on August 21, 2016 by Rachel Hanretty

The Blurb

Mademoiselle Macaron is an award winning producer of French macarons and other sweet treats. Inspired by Paris and set up by a Glaswegian, the company mixes French style with Scottish banter. We have a boutique and cafe in central Edinburgh, a thriving web presence as well as supplying macarons to major retail outlets and hotels/restaurants across the UK. 

We have recently moved into a 1000 square foot kitchen site in Newhaven/Leith area and are upping our capacity to produce over 20,000 macarons. 

We need the right monsieur or madame to join our kitchen  team and bring our values of liberté, égalté, and fraternité to life. 

Key Duties:

  • Help the kitchen team make and finish macarons to a high standard
  • Clean and maintain the kitchen unit to a very high standard 
  • Adhere to health and safety best practices 

Required Skills/ Experience

  • Experience in the food industry/hospitality sector
  • Keen interest in pastry
  • Experience of working in a small team
  • A good work ethic
  • A sense of humour 

Desirable Skills/Experience 

  • Pastry experience and training
  • Experience of being in a commercial kitchen 


Part-time (21-25 hours/week) with the potential for full time especially November - December. We are looking for someone who can start immediately. 


Please email CV and covering letter to


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