Jobs at Spring Barn Farm

Spring Barn Farm Mission Statement:

Here at Spring Barn Farm we aim to give every visitor young and old a fun, safe and happy memorable experience.


Waiter/Waitress at Spring Barn Farm, Lewes Full or Part time

Spring Barn Farm Park is a growing family business on the outskirts of Lewes East Sussex.
We offer our visitors a Farm Shop, Farmhouse Kitchen Restaurant, Function Room, Campsite and children’s farm attraction. We are looking to recruit a waiter/waitress for a full time position to work in our cafe. This position has great potential for someone wishing to work in a close knit team in a growing business
You will :
Demonstrate excellent customer service
Be a self-motivated team worker and good communicator
Have high standard of hygiene
Experience using EPOS tills an advantage
Waiting experience desirable but not essential
Be able to work under pressure using your own initiative and be adaptable
Have good literacy/numeracy skills

Essential:
Two current referees
UK citizenship or valid visa to work in UK
Own transport essential

Salary dependent on qualifications and experience

Flexible rota, working up to  5 days a week.We are a visitor attraction, so our busy times tend to be when other people have their leisure time, therefore, you will need to be able to work weekends and bank holidays.28 days holiday p.a.
In the first instance please complete a job application  and return to us at hrspringbarn@gmail.com Closing Date: Fri 27th May  2016


Indoor/outdoor Play Supervisor Full/part time
Play supervision: slides, jumping pillows, pedal go karts and lots more
Hosting groups: parties and schools.
Activities: lamb racing, water wars, arts and crafts.
We are particularly keen to find people with skills that would lend themselves to working in our seasonal events: Easter, Halloween and Christmas.
Litter picking, site maintenance, cleaning toilets etc.
Tractor driving desirable but not essential.
Maintaining a high quality, safe and well run attraction and to deliver an excellent visitor experience.

Personal Specification
You will need to:
Have an outgoing, happy personality! You will be meeting lots of new people each day. This is a key part of the job.
You will need to be adaptable, some days we can be very quiet, and some days we can get over 500 visitors and you will not have time to think.
Work with management operating attractions across the farm park.
Report to the Farm Park Partners and Manager.
Car owner/driver essential
UK citizenship or valid visa to work in UK
Team worker
Smart appearance
Good communicator
Work on own initiative

Person Specification:
Good customer service skills with adults/children
Flexible working
Adaptable

Working Hours:
This position will be required to work up to 5 days a week from approximately 8.30am – 5.30pm. This will include weekend working and bank holidays.

Salary: Will be based on experience

How To Apply
If you think you’ve got what it takes to bring  to join our team, please email a copy of your CV and a completed application form to hrspringbarn@gmail.com


Part Time/Full Time  Groundsman/Maintenance Assistant.
We offer a wide range of activities for our customers across a 4 acre site. To keep Spring Barn Farm a fun, attractive and safe environment we need a Groundsman/Maintenance assistant to join our team! The role is part-time up to four days a week with weekend working. We are willing to be flexible with hours for the right candidate.

Duties will include:
Customer Service
Maintaining the grounds and paddocks
Maintaining play equipment, ensuring they are safe and kept in good condition
Gardening
Cleaning
Car parking
Indoor play supervision
About You
If you are a friendly, hardworking kind of person, we want to hear from you. Although the role itself is not directly customer facing, we do expect all employees of Spring Barn Farm to engage with our customers so you must be friendly and willing to interact with the public. This role would suit an individual who enjoys the outdoors and who is in the later stages of their career path. Horticultural experience would be an advantage but not an requirement.
You will have
Two current referees
UK citizenship or valid visa to work in UK
Own transport essential

Salary dependent on qualifications and experience
Flexible rota, We are a visitor attraction, so our busy times tend to be when other people have their leisure time, therefore, you will need to be able to work weekends and bank holidays.

How To Apply
If you think you’ve got what it takes to bring  to join our team, then email your CV and completed application form to info@springbarnfarm.com with the subject as ‘Part Time Maintenance Assistant.’ Once we have a sufficient number of applicants we will be hosting a series of interviews for successful candidates.

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Seasonal General Assistant Job Description
 Mission Statement:
Here at Spring Barn Farm we aim to give every visitor young and old a fun, safe and happy memorable experience.
 Key Attributes:
We aim to provide the highest standards of customer service for our visitors.

Applicants should:
Have a well-groomed personal appearance
Be friendly, outgoing and personable
Enjoy working and interacting with families and running seasonal activities (includes dressing up so all theatrical types please apply!)
Enjoy working as part of a team and independently
Have a willingness to work hard and have fun at the same time!

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities
We aim to ensure all guests receive the best service in all areas of the farm whilst made to feel welcome. During weekends and school holidays the Farm can get very busy where the quality of customer service, attention to detail, providing quality catering and ensuring the health and hygiene at the farm is paramount. Our staff are required to be energetic, enthusiastic, responsible, trustworthy, hardworking and reliable.

Roles vary on a day to day basis with each member of the team having their own responsibilities depending on the areas you are trained in.

 Responsibilities can include:

Play Barn supervision
Coffee Shop and other catering outlets
Seasonal Attractions/activities
Cleaning/Toilet Checks
Other duties also include cleaning, litter picking etc

Experience
No experience is required but we ask you to be enthusiastic and willing to learn.
 Key Competencies
Interpersonal skills
Communication skills
Work on their own initiative
Flexible approach to the working day
Recognition of the importance of health and hygiene for all visitors, children and staff.
To apply

Please complete the application form and return together with your CV to info@springbarnfarm.com

 

 

 

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