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We have the following vacancies available at our Farm Shop in North Warnborough Hook, for more information please do call us on  01256 704128.   

We have been farming in the heart of Hampshire for one hundred years and this family run business operates a 500 acre traditional mixed farm producing beef cattle, outdoor pigs and sheep.  Newlyns Farm Shop was established fifteen years ago with one butcher and family members doing the cooking and serving in the shop.  It has been extended several times as the business grows and requires more space to make products for the shop and enhance the shopping experience.   

We now have 89 staff split between our Farm Shop, Farm Café and Cookery School.  We have recently introduced a new Fish Room and a purpose built Cheese Room with humidification control to ripen cheeses.  We have a new Gift Barn and a collection of retail units for four local businesses.  The Farm Shop is a food emporium for food lovers wanting to speak to experts about the wonderful produce we have to offer. 

We pride ourselves on offering the very best food buying experience. On site we have a fabulous Farm Café with an outside patio area serving food from our Farm Shop.  We have a Cookery School which runs between four and five courses a week ranging from one day hands on courses, children’s courses and Corporate team building events.   

Role Reporting directly to the owners regarding the day-to-day management of the Farm Shop. Managing a tight-knit and experienced team with ambition to continue to build the Newlyns reputation.   

Duties will include working with heads of departments regarding all aspects of staff and day to day running of each area. Overseeing ordering and stock control and merchandising. This is a permanent full time position; weekend work will be required.  

Essential experience: •Experience of running a retail establishment including purchasing, stock control and meeting sales targets • Passion for all things foodie  •  Understanding of current trends •Strong interpersonal skills • Excellent communication skills •Proven organisational skills •  Stock management, budgeting, buying,merchandising • Team leadership and staff training • Strong customer relations • Food hygiene and health and safety • IT & EPOS systems • P&L responsibility. 

Your main job role will be to help run the day to day operations of our busy Farm Café. You will assist in the delivery of great customer service and manage a team of up to 10 staff on a shift. 

Newlyns prides itself on working with the finest local ingredients produced on our farm. The position carries an element of food and drink preparation, whilst maintaining high standards of health and safety and food hygiene. 

This role will be working closely with our Café Manager and you will be asked to run shift in the manager’s absence. This is a busy Farm Café with 100 seats inside and 70 seats outside and you will be a key member of the team to help look after the 2500 customers who visit our café each week. 

This position will include weekend work. We do ask that applicants have at least a years’ experience in customer service and that they are able to take on a role in leadership.       

You will be working with the finest local ingredients produced on our farm and will be guided by our Head Chef and Master Butcher who have a wealth of experience to help you develop your repertoire in all aspects of large scale production for our busy Farm Shop. 

You will be producing ready meals which are of the highest standard to ensure that home cooked flavour to our foodie customers. This is a physically demanding but rewarding job for any chef who wishes to cook with premium, local produce of the highest provenance. The assistant will carry out food preparation and organisation within the kitchen. Like all members of the kitchen staff, you must maintain high standards of health and safety, including personal hygiene.  

PLEASE CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION: 01256 704128  All positions to also include 28 days paid holiday (pro rota), and generous staff discounts on farm shop produce.   
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