Jobs at Spring Barn Farm

Current Vacancies

Please see below for our current vacancies. All applications should be emailed to

Senior Retail and Admissions assistant

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensuring high standards of presentation on the shop floor are maintained at all times
  • Ensure all opening and closing checks are fully completed
  • Regular stock orders and processing
  • Updating EPOS system and product records as needed
  • Daily record keeping, in accordance with ‘Safer Food, Better Business’
  • Ensuring our Five Star ‘Scores on the Doors’ rating is maintained.
  • Staff training/supervision
  • Key Holder and cashing up responsibilities
  • Ensuring smooth running of the admissions gate
  • Preparing for seasonal activities and retail ranges

Job Specification

  • A keen eye for merchandising and restocking. Regular stock management and code checks.
  • Ability to follow a product order through to processing, pricing and merchandising, and following up any damages/errors. Updating till and pricing as needed.
  • Making sure all records are being filled in correctly, and in accordance with standards outlined by Environmental Health. Addressing any issues raised in the daily checks.
  • Packaging and labelling up our own food products, and liaising with kitchen to ensure stock is replenished.
  • Excellent customer service skills, with an ability to communicate information to our customers clearly and concisely. Building rapport with our regular visitors, and strive to increase repeat visits.
  • Ensuring all information needed at the admissions gate is fully stocked and correct for the day. Meeting and greeting birthday parties and groups, and preparing daily activity schedules ahead of arrival.
  • An ability to upsell, both on the admissions gate and on the shop floor.
  • Train new staff to the level of required expectations
  • Managing the communications book in the shop to make sure all staff members (including senior staff) are kept up to date

This job description outlines the key aspects of this position, but other reasonable duties may be requested depending on the needs of the business.

At Spring Barn Farm we foster a flexible team approach which all members of staff are expected to be a part of.

Please email a CV and completed application form to

Waiter/Waitress Full Time Permanent

You will :
• demonstrate excellent customer service
• be a self-motivated team worker
• a good communicator
• have high standard of hygiene
• be able to work under pressure
• have a flexible attitude towards working
• have good literacy/numeracy skills
• Experience using EPOS tills an advantage

You will have
Two current referees
UK citizenship or valid visa to work in UK
Own transport essential

Salary on dependent on qualifications and experience
Flexible seven day rota to include weekends and bank holidays
28 days holiday p.a.

Please email us your CV and completed job application form



To provide assistance to the Head Chef in the preparation and production of meals for the restaurant/cafe and Farm Shop.

To provide cover in the absence of the Head Chef for full service in the restaurant/cafe and Farm Shop.

Job Description:

  • Prepare and cook vegetables
  • Prepare and cook restaurant meals
  • Prepare and cook desserts and cakes
  • Prepare and cook food for the Farm Shop
  • Liaise with Farm Shop staff for stock replenishment
  • Provide full service in the absence of the Head Chef
  • Participate in opening/closing procedures for the restaurant
  • Participate in all aspects of kitchen cleaning

Person Specification:

  • Food Hygiene Certificate desirable
  • Good customer service skills with adults/children
  • Team worker
  • Smart appearance
  • Good communicator
  • Work on own initiative
  • Flexible working
  • Adaptable
  • Literacy and numeracy skills
  • Car owner/driver essential
  • UK citizenship or valid visa to work in UK

Please email us your CV and completed job application form




Lambing time at the farm

Lambing time at the farm

Come and see the lovely lambs and their mums here at the farm. You may even get the chance to help bottle feed one of the orphans!