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Please submit: A 3-5 minute video (or a cover letter) and up-to-date resume (including availability) to: & in addition to filling out the application form below. 

*MARCH 2017 UPDATE: We are currently fully staffed but always welcome interested and qualified applicants to submit their applications for consideration. We will reach meow't to you when positions are available if we think you might be a purrfect match! You are welcome to resubmit your application when we post that we are actively looking. Thank mew!


KitTea - San Francisco's first Tea Lounge and Cat Adoption Center is hiring and looking for the purrfect part-time candidates to join the family aka The KitTeam

Who we are: 
KitTea is a unique cafe experience dedicated to enriching the interactions between humans and cats in a relaxing environment. Founded by Courtney Hatt, KitTea provides high-quality care to its resident rescue cats and adoptable felines. Managed by Steph Nelson, KitTea Cat Cafe provides high-quality tea, coffee, specialty beverages, and delicious small treats and hearty meals for our human guests to savor and enjoy living in the the "meow."

Part-time Position(s): Tea Lounge Attendant and Cat Wrangler

  • 3-5 shifts per week
  • $13/hour + tips
  • Must be available ASAP - ideally with flexible weekends, weekdays, and holidays.

Position Description(s):

Tea Lounge Attendants are responsible for maintaining the flow of the tea lounge. This includes, but is not limited to, taking orders, using POS system, preparing beverage and meal service (i.e. making waffles, sandwiches, salads, soups, hot chocolate, coffee, tea, etc), bussing dishes, washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, processing new inventory (deliveries) and counting current inventory, assisting the host when needed, pro-actively communicating within the team, quality control, maintaining knowledge of reservation policies, answering telephone, making customers feel at home and relaxed in our environment, etc. Daily opening and closing duties, including setting up the space, taking out garbage, sweeping, mopping, cleaning the restroom in the tea lounge and refreshing it during the day. Will require Food Handlers Certification within 30 days of employment. 

Cat Wranglers exist in the cat lounge, and their basic duties include, but are not limited to, welcoming guests and sharing guidelines of the space, monitoring the length of visits, taking orders from patrons on the cat lounge iPad, feeding cats, cleaning litter boxes, administering medicine when needed, etc. Also keeping both the "front of the house" and "back of the house" spaces clean (sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, running washer/dryer, sanitizing, taking out garbage), prepping acclimation spaces for incoming cats, and cleaning the human restroom in the cat lounge at close and refreshing it during the day. Cat Wranglers are knowledgeable about the policies related to adoptions through our partner rescues and help facilitate positive human-cat interactions.

Thank mew and we look forward to hearing from you soon!