V21 Café @ Fairwater

Would you like to work in a community café?

At the heart of the V21 Sbectrwm Centre is our V21 Café @ Fairwater. This busy café is open to the community, serving food and refreshments to trainees, volunteers and staff, and visitors to the centre.

As a trainee here, you will have the opportunity to develop your catering skills by preparing a daily menu of delicious hot and cold meals. You will gain social skills and increase your confidence as you serve the local community. 

You will also receive food hygiene training, and learn all the tasks of working in a café.


Together, we will develop a training plan to suit you. You could learn skills such as:

  • Food preparation.
  • Catering for special dietary requirements.
  • Knife skills.
  • Maintaining, cleaning and wearing kitchen uniform.
  • Making sandwiches and baguettes.
  • Serving hot and cold food and drinks.
  • Setting tables.
  • Using a till and handling money.
  • Using kitchen equipment.
  • Cleaning and washing up.
  • Defrosting and cleaning the fridge and freezer.
  • Food hygiene.


Trainees attend the V21 Café @ Fairwater from Monday – Friday 9:00am - 3:00pm.



V21 Café @ Fairwater, Sbectrwm, Bwlch Road, Fairwater, Cardiff, CF5 3EF


Pop in and have a cup of coffee at our V21 Café @ Fairwater or order a V21 buffet or plater today.