Recruitment

South Farm is a successful and unique wedding venue located in beautiful rural surroundings in South West Cambridgeshire. The business is a well-established and successful family run enterprise run by James and Philip Paxman and Christine Lyon. We are the largest wedding business in Cambridgeshire with a good forward order book and are therefore lucky enough to be able to offer secure jobs.

We provide a very professional service to our clients and always aim to be flexible, transparent and deliver above expectations in everything we do. No matter what your role at South Farm we expect everyone to work together as a team, have fun and work in a professional, trustworthy and reliable manner.

Full Time Position: Kitchen Porter

We are looking for a friendly and motivated member of staff to join our kitchen team who has a positive working attitude and is able to communicate well with other team members. Ideally candidates will have previous experience in a busy and productive commercial kitchen and be willing to learn a wide variety of jobs, although training will be given on site.

The role is based on a 37.5 hr week however there is always a lot to do in peak times of year (April to September) so plenty more hours are available for those that wish to work more. The role will involve weekend and evening work. We are offering a salary of between £14,000 and £17,000 depending on age and experience including holiday pay and meals on duty when applicable.

Please email a CV and covering letter to becky@south-farm.co.uk

Suitable candidates will need fluent English and, in line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

Part Time Position:

We are always looking for local people to join our pool of casual staff. We offer a very flexible working arrangement. Each month staff are sent a list of the shifts available, they respond indicating which they are available for and we then allocate shifts and email shift allocations.

We are always interested in recruiting people for the following roles:

Waiter/Waitress

  • Event set up
  • Waitressing
  • General cleaning of the venue
  • Serving drinks and canapés, tea and coffee

We usually stagger the start times of shifts so you will be able to opt for one that suits you best. Start time vary from 12 noon until 5pm and finish is usually between 7pm and 9pm.

Please note that we generally only employ people aged 18 or over.

Bar and Overnight Supervisor

If you are over 18, local, with good work ethics and after a casual but responsible role with flexible hours then please get in touch. £7 – £12 per hour (depending on experience and time of shifts)

Please call 01223 207581 or email james@south-farm.co.uk if you are interested in any of the above positions.

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