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JOBS AT MILLETS FARM 

Working with us at Millets, you will become part of a large and friendly team spanning a variety of different departments but always with the same goal of providing the very best in quality food, shopping and entertainment. 

To apply for any of our positions below please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with a copy of your application form. An application form can be downloaded via the button below.

Application Form

HALF TERM CATERING ASSISTANT & CUSTOMER SERVICE ROLES: Shifts are 9am - 6pm and you must be available to work for at least 7 days between Saturday 24th - Sunday 31st October.
We are looking for 2 or 3 individuals to work in our Catering Pod during October half term - our busiest week of the year with PYO pumpkins and a circus on site! This role will involve serving customers serving customers with buns for our BBQ, scooping Ice creams, making hot drinks using a barista coffee machine and processing customers transactions through the Till. You will be working alongside one other person and will need to be able to work well as a team. Excellent customer service skills and a good understanding of food hygiene practices are essential. You will be required to complete an online food hygiene certificate before starting. Previous catering experience and barista training would be ideal. Applications from over 17 year olds only please and this role is not suitable for a first job. Rate of pay dependant on age but from £8.95/hour for those 23 or over. Contract length: 10 days. Application deadline: 20/10/2021

FARMHOUSE KITCHEN RESTAURANT

CHEF DE PARTIE/JUNIOR SOUS CHEF
& JUNIOR CHEF/KITCHEN ASSISTANT
Full time, part time and weekend positions available. 7am – 4pm shifts.
We are looking to recruit  2 people to join our Chef team who are passionate about delivering top quality food from seasonal and homegrown ingredients to join our friendly team in the Farmhouse Kitchen Restaurant. The Farmhouse Kitchen is a busy day time restaurant with a popular breakfast and lunch service. These role involves assisting in both the preparation and service of the restaurant menu on a daily basis as well as helping with the production of other products such as quiches, scotch eggs and homemade ready meals to sell in the Farm Shop. There are also conferences, private functions and themed events to cater for on a pre-booked basis from a selection of menu packages or bespoke menus. You would be joining a team of 5 other chef’s and working as part of a larger kitchen team to ensure all standards are maintained relating to food hygiene, customer satisfaction, profit margins, health & safety and COSHH.

The shifts are 7am - 4pm and all positions include some weekend work. Evening work is very occasional for events only (approx. 3-4 nights/year) and we are closed on Christmas day, Boxing day and New years day. This role would suit a Chef looking to achieve a better work life balance! Apprenticeship opportunities would be available to anyone looking for a career in the catering industry. Salary dependant on experience but ranges from £20,500.00-£25,500 per year for a full-time position (45 hours/week).

FRONT OF HOUSE CATERING ASSISTANT: Full time, part time and weekend positions available. Shift times variable between 8.30am – 6pm. Will include at least one weekend day.
The Farmhouse Kitchen restaurant at Millets Farm Centre is looking for hard working individuals to join their front of house team. The newly extended Farmhouse Kitchen is a busy and vibrant part self-service/part table service restaurant. Our customers are very varied from those who want a quiet lunch in the week, families enjoying a day out at the weekend, coffee and cake customers in the afternoons, cooked breakfast lovers or coach trips. The role involves processing customer orders on the till and barista work, running customers food to their tables as well as helping to keep the restaurant clean and tidy throughout the day. The successful candidates must have a nice manner with customers, be able to use their initiative to find the tasks that need completing and have the energy to stay motivated during a busy shift. Salary dependant on age but from £8.95/hour for those 23 or over.

FARM SHOP
HOME PRODUCE ASSISTANT: minimum 20 hours/week. Shifts from 9am – 4pm, Wednesday - Friday (starttime can be flexible but a 4pm finish is required to assist with the daily clean down)
Millets Farm Shop is looking for one or two individuals who are passionate about producing high quality food products and able to withstand the pace of a commercial kitchen. This role involves heavy lifting and requires a good level of physical fitness. This small team are responsible for making the desserts, soups and salads for sale in the farm shop and restaurants. The successful candidate needs to be organised and methodical in their working and able to follow recipes accurately. They must have high standards of cleanliness and be focused on completing their allocated tasks within a team environment. Salary dependant on age but from £8.95/hour for those 23 or over.

BUTCHERY COUNTER ASSISTANT
Full time and Part time (24 hours a week) positions available. Includes weekend working. Shifts are 9am-6pm.

We are seeking customer focussed individuals to work on our Butchery Counter. The main focus of the role will be selling our fantastic range of meat products to customers. Other tasks will include keeping the counter clean, displaying products and working closely with the Butchers to ensure customer requests are met and feedback is passed on. This role would suit someone who enjoys delivering a high standard of customer service. Previous retail experience is highly desirable as is knowledge of meat products. Please note the role involves standing for long periods of time. Salary dependant on age but from £10/hour for those 23 or over.

CHRISTMAS GIFT MARQUEE WARDEN - part time seasonal positions for November & December. Various shifts available including half days. 
Millets Farm Shop is looking for a number of friendly and chatty people to work within our Christmas gift marquee. This role involves keeping the shelves tidy, putting stock out where required and most importantly helping customers with their festive product queries. The successful candidate must be well presented and approachable. Applications from candidates over 18 only please for this role. Salary dependant on age but from £8.95/hour for those 23 or over.

WEEKEND WORK:
We have a number of weekend positions available at Millets Farm Centre. We stress to all young people that are looking to take on weekend job with us that this requires a commitment to working a set shift every week. The paid holiday entitlement is roughly 6 of these set shifts per year to be spread evenly throughout the year and additional unpaid time off can only be authorised if cover for the shift can be found. If you are happy that this can work alongside your ongoing studies and leisure pursuits please complete our application form found at the link above or send your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Additional shifts are available during the school holidays and we are looking for people who are keen for extra hours at these times.  Please note applicants for weekend positions must have completed their GCSE’s and we do not employ young people under 16 years of age. 

WEEKEND FRONT OF HOUSE CATERING ASSISTANT – Saturday or Sunday shifts. Shift times variable between 9am – 6pm.
The Farmhouse Kitchen restaurant at Millets Farm Centre is looking for hard working individuals to join their front of house team. The newly extended Farmhouse Kitchen is a busy and vibrant part self-service/part table service restaurant. Our customers are very varied from those who want a quiet lunch in the week, families enjoying a day out at the weekend, coffee and cake customers in the afternoons, cooked breakfast lovers or coach trips. The role involves running customers food to their tables as well as helping to keep the restaurant clean and tidy throughout the day. Once the successful candidate has shown they are able to use their initiatives in these tasks they will progress to taking customer orders on the till and barista work. The successful candidates must have a nice manner with customers, be able to use their initiative to find the tasks that need completing and have the energy to stay motivated during a busy shift.
Salary dependant on age. Ranges from £5.25-£8.95 per hour dependant on age. 

SUNDAY PASTRY AND DELI COUNTER ASSISTANT – Shift times variable between 8am – 6pm.
Millets Farm Shop is looking for a “people person” who has proven excellent customer service skills. This role will involve serving customers throughout the day on either the pastry or deli counter and ensuring the environment is kept clean and tidy at all times. The successful candidate must be well presented and have high standards of cleanliness and will need a thirst for knowledge to become knowledgeable in the products they are selling.
Salary dependant on age. Ranges from £5.25-£8.95 per hour dependant on age. 

PRODUCE ASSISTANT – Sundays, 7am – 6pm.
Millets Farm Shop is looking for an energetic individual to work within our fresh produce department. This role will involves helping to set up the fresh produce display ready for the shop opening, keep it replenished throughout the day and clean down at the end of the shift whilst always adhering to a high standard of food hygiene practice. The role requires somebody with attention to detail as all the produce need to be assessed for quality before putting out for sale. The successful candidate must be able to follow instruction and use their initiative to find tasks that need completing. The role will require some heavy lifting. Ranges from £5.25-£8.95 per hour dependant on age. 

WEEKEND TILL OPERATOR – Saturday or Sunday. Shifts times variable between 8am and 6pm.
Millets Farm Shop is looking for a friendly individual to work on our tills. This role will involve processing customer till transactions throughout the day. The successful candidate must be well presented, be happy working with technology, have a good knowledge of fruit and vegetables and be accurate with cash handling. Being able to talk clearly and confidentially to customers is essential.
Salary dependant on age. Ranges from £5.25-£8.95 per hour dependant on age. 

WEEKEND BUTCHERY COUNTER ASSISTANT – Shift times variable between 8am – 6pm.
Millets Farm Shop is looking for a “people person” who has proven excellent customer service skills and would be comfortable serving raw meat products from our Butchery counter. The successful candidate must be well presented and have high standards of cleanliness and food hygiene practices is essential. They will also need the ability to pick up information quickly and learn about the products they are selling so they can advise customers according to their individual requirements. Salary dependant on age. Ranges from £5.25-£8.95 per hour dependant on age.