Work with Us

John Wesley's New Room is an award-winning heritage attraction nestled in Bristol's city centre and welcomes visitors from across the world to an 'oasis of calm' in the busy shopping quarter of Broadmead.  We are a small, supportive and enthusiastic staff team delivering a wide range of events, activities and services to ensure a fantastic visitor experience.

John Wesley's New Room is an equal opportunities employer and is determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

Current Vacancies

Café General Assistant

Salary: £10 per hour
Hours: Part-time. 20 hours per week minimum, plus others when available
Contract: Permanent

Join our small friendly catering team to assist with day-to-day running of the café, including customer service, operating tills, preparing and serving food and drinks, cleaning, and ensuring food hygiene regulations are followed.

We're looking for a friendly, enthusiastic, and flexible team player with a 'can-do' attitude.  Previous café experience desirable but not essential - we're looking for someone who is willing to learn.  Full on-the-job training provided.

How to apply:  Please send your CV to 


We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of any of our job vacancies if we receive a suitable number of high-quality applications from which to make a shortlist. Therefore, we recommend that you apply for our roles as soon as possible rather than wait until the published closing date.

Volunteer with us

We are always looking for volunteers to join our friendly team.  Welcoming people from across the world in our chapel and museum; helping researchers as a library volunteer; supporting our community projects or stewarding as part of our evening events volunteer team - we have a wide range of flexible roles available.

Interested? Find out more here, or email 

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