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FARM SHOP SUPERVISOR

Contract:

Full Time

Location:

Doddington Farm Shop

Here at Doddington we pride ourselves on our customer service. Opened in 2007, our award-winning Farm Shop was borne out of a passion for good quality, seasonal, local food. You’ll find fruit and vegetables with zero food miles freshly picked from our fabulous Kitchen Garden (back in production after a 50 year absence), Beef in the Butchery is often from our very own herd of Lincolnshire Red Cattle along with an abundance of other produce from local suppliers

Working as part of a dedicated team you will be responsible for customer service, shop floor operations and creating innovative displays. You must have the ability to work well under pressure using your own initiative and as part of a small team. Weekend working on a rota basis is essential.

Previous experience would be beneficial within a similar role

Unfortunately there is no public transport link to Doddington, the successful candidate must have own transport or the ability to get here for each shift. Many of our staff now use the Georgie Twigg Track which enables you to cycle from Doddington to the centre of Lincoln via the Sustrans Cycle Path 64, traffic free.

Salary dependant on experience

28 Days Holiday

To apply for the position you must be legally able to work in the UK/EU

Please send you CV to the email address below

Closing date: 25 May 2018

sarahhall@doddingtonhall.com

Kitchen Porter

Contract:

Part Time

Hours Required:

15

Location:

Doddington Hall Coffee Shop

Here at Doddington we pride ourselves on our food and hospitality. Our team of chefs produce sensational dishes using the best of the local and seasonal produce available to them including fresh fruit, vegetables and salad from our very own Kitchen Garden; beef from our herd of Lincoln Red Cattle and game from the Estate, as well as produce from the local area.

Working as part of a dedicated team you will be responsible for maintaining high cleanliness standards within our busy kitchen. You will also need to ensure both the kitchen and front of house teams have the utensils and pots they require. You must have the ability to work well under pressure using your own initiative. Must be available to work weekends and evenings.

Previous experience would be beneficial within a similar role

Unfortunately there is no public transport link to Doddington, the successful candidate must have own transport or the ability to get here for each shift. Many of our staff now use the Georgie Twigg Track which enables you to cycle from Doddington to the centre of Lincoln via the Sustrans Cycle Path 64, traffic free.

£7.50 per hour

Share of Staff Tips

28 Days Holiday

To apply for the position you must be legally able to work in the UK/EU and be able to attend a working interview within the next 7-10 days

Closing date: 31 May 2018

kitchen@doddingtonhall.com

volunteering opportunities

Hall and Gardens Volunteer

Would you like to be part of a wonderful team of volunteers who are involved in all aspects of the Doddington estate? Whether you want to make friends or simply get involved with a wonderful cause, volunteering at Doddington could be the best decision you ever make.

If you choose to join us here at Doddington we will;

  • Provide all necessary training to ensure you feel comfortable in your chosen role
  • Make a contribution towards any out of pocket travel expenses
  • Hold a number of social events during the year for our volunteers

If you are interested in volunteering at Doddington Hall please contact gill@doddingtonhall.com or call 01522 812513 for more information.

Sculpture at Doddington Volunteer

This is an exciting new opportunity to volunteer at Doddington Hall and Gardens this Summer.

Between 28 July and 9 September our Gardens will be transformed for our our fourth biennial fine outdoor and indoor Sculpture Exhibition. An exciting, inspiring and beautiful array of sculptures from across the UK and Europe. With Doddington Hall as a backdrop, our walled garens, romantic wild gardens and the parkland beyond are the perfect foil for sculpture along with our large indoor gallery in our Stable Yard.

The aim of the role is to provide a welcoming presence and to deal with visitor enquiries, orientation and engagement whilst outdoors. To play a key role in presenting Doddington Hall and Gardens and the Sculpture Exhibition to its best advantage to the public and to ensure they have an enjoyable visit. To assist with the security and protection of the Gardens and its contents by being vigilant at all times while on duty.

This role requires an engaging and outgoing individual who is eager to help others and able to make confident decisions.

If you are interested in this role then please contact Hannah at Hannah@doddingtonhall.com