Wednesday, Jul 26th 2017

Vacancies

Our Farm Shop with Butchery is open seven days a week and located on our Family run farm where we have been producing our own lamb, beef, pork and eggs for many years. Our new Farm Shop has been open for almost two years and we are looking for two more staff members to join our successful team!

We have the following vacancies:

- Full Time Butcher / Part Time Butcher
- Weekend Farm Shop Assistant


Job Title: Full Time Butcher / Part Time Butcher
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 
30 to 40 Hours a Week / Five Days a Week (including weekends)
Salary: Competitive
Location: Court Farm Shop, Stoke Orchard, Cheltenham
Closing Date: Friday 18th August ’17

Our Farm Shop with Butchery is open seven days a week and located on our Family run farm where we have been producing our own lamb, beef, pork and eggs for many years. The majority of this produce is now sold through our Farm Shop. We not only proudly hang our meat in our cold store allowing it to mature but we also make our own in-house sausages, burgers, faggots etc.

We have recently been presented with recognition for our Farm Shop, farming practices and quality of our own produce. It is important to us that our meat as well as that of other local produces is cut up and prepared to high standards, therefore showcasing our produce with excellence in mind.

We are looking for someone to work with our current award winning Butchers and join our dedicated team. The ideal candidate will take pride in their work with customer service, enthusiasm and butchery skill being at the core of what they do.

To apply for our Full Time / Part Time Butcher position you must possess:
- Previous butchery experience with extensive knowledge of all aspects of butchery and meat preparation
- Experience of working within high street butchers and farm shops ideal
- The capability to cut and bone carcass meat, make in-house sausages, burgers, faggots etc following
specific recipes
- Excellent skill in knife handling and use of other cutting equipment
- The ability to ensure an attractive display of quality meat including artisan products
- Excellent customer services skills
- The ability to respond to questions & comments from customers including advising them on cooking
methods
- Knowledge to offer advice and guidance to customers regarding the most suitable cuts
- Flexibility to follow working practices, policies, procedures and recipes as set out by the Head Butcher
and Farm Shop Directors
- The ability to comply with all meat related Health and Safety, COSHH and Food Safety legislation
- Intermediate food hygiene is desirable
- Good verbal communications skills
- Good numeracy and literacy skills
- Availability for flexible scheduling to meet the needs of the butchery & farm shop

A full job description is available to view here

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to Lisa Grayson (lisa.grayson@courtfarmshop.co.uk)
Court Farm Shop, Stoke Road, Stoke Orchard, Cheltenham GL52 7RY


Job Title: Weekend Farm Shop Assistant
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 
14.5 Hours a Week / Both Saturdays & Sundays
Salary: Competitive
Location: Court Farm Shop, Stoke Orchard, Cheltenham
Closing Date: Friday 14th June ’17

We are looking for someone to work with our current Farm Shop staff and join our dedicated team. The ideal candidate will take pride in their work with customer service, enthusiasm and energy being at the core of what they do.

To apply for our Weekend Farm Shop Assistant position you must possess:
- Previous experience in a retail environment, using tills and taking money
- Excellent customer services skills
- The ability to respond to questions & comments from customers about our products & events
- Flexibility to follow working practices, policies and procedures as set out by the current staff and Farm Shop Directors
- Good verbal communications skills
- Good numeracy and literacy skills
- Availability for flexible scheduling to meet the needs of the butchery & farm shop

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to Lisa Grayson (lisa.grayson@courtfarmshop.co.uk)
Court Farm Shop, Stoke Road, Stoke Orchard, Cheltenham GL52 7RY

Opening Hours

Mon–Fri        8.30–18:00
Saturday      8.30–17:30
Sunday        10.00–16:00

Address

Court Farm Shop
Stoke Road
Stoke Orchard
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL52 7RY

Email & Phone

info@courtfarmshop.co.uk
01242 678374

Payment

We accept debit & credit cards and cash. We do not accept cheques