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.
Chef Assistant/Junior Chef: Full-time, Permanent. 7am - 4pm, 5 days/week including at least one day at the weekend.
We are looking to recruit a full time Junior Chef or Chef Assistant who is 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. This 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 shift pattern would be 7am - 4pm, 5 days/week including at least one day at the weekend. 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! Previous experience in a commercial kitchen or restaurant is essential. Salary: £19,000.00-£21,000.00 per year.
Bakery Kitchen Assistant: Part-time, Permanent - minimum 25 hours/week. Tuesday, Thursday and 1 day at the weekend. 7am – 4pm.
This role involves working as part of the Bakery production team responsible for our delicious cake range. There will be a phased approach to learning how to make a range of products with the long-term objective to be able to make all products in our range competently and quickly without supervision. Alongside production all team members contribute to daily and weekly cleaning tasks, packing and pricing of products, putting away deliveries and serving on the counter to cover lunch breaks. We are looking for a candidate with previous experience of working in a commercial kitchen, a good understanding of food hygiene and who is able to work well as part of a team. Cake decorating experience would be beneficial. This is a permanent position to start in August.
SPROUTS PLAY BARN
Catering Assistant: Part-time, Permanent - minimum 24 hours/week, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Shifts times variable between 8am and 6pm.
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 as well as working in the food room during service, plating meals to order. The successful candidate needs to be organized, work well under pressure and have high standards of cleanliness and presentation. Previous work within a food environment is required and a knowledge of HACCP, Food Allergens and COSHH is desirable. Subject to the successful easing of Coronavirus restrictions there is scope for hours to increase later in the year.
Play Barn Supervisor: Maternity cover contract – 12 months minimum contract - Full time (4-5 days a week) including weekends, most shifts will be between 9am and 6pm with some occasional evening work.
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our friendly team of play assistants.Our mission at Sprouts Playbarn is to provide a safe clean environment for children to have fun and for parents to relax.
This role involves:
- Supervising the team in the absence of a Manager to achieve the required tasks at the highest standard
- Ensuring the play frame has adequate staff presence during our play sessions, keeping the environment spotlessly clean and more importantly safe for play throughout the day
- Ensuring there is a welcoming face on the admissions desk when customer arrive and leave
- Cash handling
- Responsibility for unlocking and locking up at the start and end of shifts.
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, enthusiastic and reliable with a proven track record in delivering fantastic customer service and being able to use their own initiative to deal with customer queries. Previous experience of working with children is not necessary but a friendly, outgoing, fun loving attitude is essential! Previous supervisory experience would be advantageous but someone looking for progression who is ready to develop into the role would be considered.
Seasonal Events Supervisor (temporary contract-Full time)
The Millets Events Team needs you!
Temporary role as the Supervisor of our Summer Maize Maze which opens mid July 2021.
The Events team at Millets Farm are looking for an organised, enthusiastic and confident individual to help us make our events even more spectacular! Our goal is to give every single visitor an amazing experience and you must believe in our core values in order to make this happen. This role will require great customer service skills and the ability to motivate and oversee a team of staff on a daily basis, ensuring our customers get a great experience on every visit!