JOBS AT MILLETS FARM
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Millets Farm Centre is a family owned business that attracts over 1 million visitors per year offering a premium Garden Centre, Farm Shop, Restaurants, Play Barn and seasonally family orientated events. Working 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. As part of the Millets team you will receive:
- Free parking
- Contributory pension plan
- Site wide discounts
- Free entry to Millets events including the Maize Maze and John Lawson Circus
- Uniform provided
- Training opportunities
- Employee of the Month scheme
- Perk Box Scheme
- Mystery shopping voucher scheme
- Special staff offers within our employee newsletter
- Staff social events throughout the year
- We offer NVQs in retail and hospitality where suitable
Farm Shop and Restaurant
Part time, 3 days a week
HR manager, part-time, three days a week
As the HR Manager some of your main duties will include:
- Managing the recruitment process
- Supporting managers with any staffing issues
- Provide employee support and conflict resolution
- Coordinating and leading training and induction programmes
- Maintaining HR records
- Annual performance reviews
- Responding to all HR Queries
- Involvement in Health and Safety administration
- General administrative duties to include monitoring the mystery shopping programme, answering customer enquiries via email and running the charitable donations scheme
HR Manager Experience:
The HR Manager will have excellent communication skills and will be able to effectively advise managerial staff, in a professional and confidential manner. Additionally, you will have experience working in a generalist HR role and have experience of managing recruitment processes. A pro-active approach is required and good knowledge of HR best practise is also essential.
You must have at least 5 years’ experience of working in an HR role as well as be qualified or working towards CIPD level 3.
Competitive salary, plus benefits package
Full time, 7.30am – 5pm, alternate weekends
Millets Farm Shop is looking for a Butchery Manager who is passionate about producing good quality meat products for sale in our counter and pre-pack chillers. The successful candidate will be customer driven, organised and be an excellent communicator with the ability to manage a team. Previous experience within the butchery trade at a Supervisor level is essential and previous experience as a Manager is preferable. A commercial awareness and the understanding of yields and costs and the ability to manage profit and loss margins will need to be demonstrated and previous expertise used to grow the Butchery department. The role would involve ensuring that the butchery department provides the highest standards in customer service and complies with HACCP, health & safety, legal and traceability standards at all times.
Full time, 8am to 5pm Tuesday to Saturday
Millets Farm Shop is looking for an individual who is passionate about baking and would like to be a part of a close team responsible for making the many cakes, slices and tarts available for sale in the farm shop bakery counter and restaurants. The successful candidate needs to be able to follow instruction and recipes accurately and be able to produce products to the high quality expected for sale and be able to focus on completing their allocated tasks whilst working within a lively a team. This role also involves helping to serve on the cake counter over lunchtime and during busy periods so good communication skills are essential. Full training will be given and the position allows for the development of many baking skills such as piping and icing. Good team work is vital within this department to ensure all the necessary morning tasks are undertaken prior to the shop opening and all the clean down tasks are completed before the team leaves for the day.
FRONT OF HOUSE CATERING ASSISTANT
4 days per week to include a weekend day
The Farmhouse Kitchen Restaurant is looking for a hard-working individual to join their front of house team. The role involves making hot drinks, using a barista coffee machine, processing transactions through the tills, helping to keep the restaurant clean and tidy throughout the day and delivering food to customers. The successful candidate must have a nice manner with customers, be able to use their own initiative to find the tasks that need completing and have the energy to stay motivated during a busy shift.
HOME PRODUCE ASSISTANT
Between 2 and 4 days per week available. 9am-3pm.
Millets Farm Shop is looking for an individual who is passionate about producing high quality food products and able to withstand the pace of a commercial kitchen, 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. This position is ideal for any mum of school age children as start and finish times can be flexible and the department is not open at weekends.
WEEKEND VACANCIES-VARIOUS DEPARTMENTS
Millets Farm Centre Frilford have a number of vacancies for staff to work during the weekends, with extra shifts available in the school holidays.
Immediate start dates.
- Customer Service Assistants
- Food and Beverage Assistants
- Shop Assistants
Staff discount, training and uniform provided for all roles.
Applicants must have completed their GCSE’s before applying.
Sprouts Play Barn
ROSE COTTAGE KITCHEN ASSISTANT
5 days/week to include 1 weekend day. Shifts times variable.
Sprouts Play Barn is looking for a friendly individual to work within the small team in Rose Cottage Café. This is a physically active role that involves working in the kitchen preparing food for sale in the Café and for birthday parties, working in the food room during service plating meals to order and covering pot wash 1 day/week. The successful candidate needs to be organized, work well under pressure and have high standards of cleanliness. Previous work within a food environment would be desirable.
Millets Farm Events Team
Seasonal; School holidays including Easter, Summer and October Half Term
Frosts Garden Centres at Millets Farm, Frilford:
- Cafe Manager
- Cafe Assistant Manager
- Restaurant Customer Service Assistant
- Kitchen Assistant
- Garden Furniture Sales-Customer Service Assistant
How to apply:
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