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Current Employment Vacancies
Please click here to download the Grasmere Gingerbread application form.
Days of work:
Full-time – 5 days per week (2 days of which will be weekends)
Part-time – 2/3 days per week (1 day of which will be a weekend day)
Hours of Work:
9.00 am to 5.45pm, 1 hour for lunch.
One of the positions is offered on the basis of working academic term times – i.e. not working during school holidays.
Length of Contract:
Permanent, immediate start, where possible.
Rate of Pay:
£8.50 – £10
£8.50 per hour, plus 50p per hour bonus on hours worked payable after 6 month completion periods.
£9.00 per hour, plus 50p per hour bonus on hours worked payable after 6 month completion periods for those with one of the following spoken languages in addition to English;
Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese)
£9.50 per hour, plus 50p per hour bonus on hours worked payable after 6 month completion periods for speaking fluently in 2 of the following languages in addition to English;
Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese)*
*One of these must be mandatory with an additional language other than English to qualify for the increased wage.
A language test will take place at the interview stage.
Main Purpose of Job:
To work as part of a small team in a specialist bakery shop/attraction. Providing final presentation of products through packaging and offering first class customer service through knowledge and communication to a wide range of international customers. Occasional work at ‘pop-up’ shops and events.
Ultimately responsible to:
All members of staff
Main tasks of the job:
• Preparation of stock
• Packaging of stock and wrapping product
• Customer Care
• Advising and informing
• Using Electronic Point of Sale
• Taking Orders
• Preparing work areas and cleaning work areas
• Shop housekeeping
• Stock control – re-stocking and stock rotation
• Presentation of stock
• Delivery of group talks to visiting groups (in foreign language if applicable)
• The flexibility to work at shows as and when required
• Full training given where necessary
• Uniform provided and must be worn to our Code of Practice
• Car parking
• Staff discounts
Office cleaner required for work on a Sunday – 5 hours per week
£10 an hour.
To apply please call Jane Potter (015394) 35428, if you are called for an interview a company application form will need to be completed. This can be downloaded/viewed at the top of this page.
Any employment enquiries should be directed to Jane Potter – email@example.com
Thank you for your interest.
Please Note: We DO NOT accept any employment applications via email. We DO NOT accept CV’s attached to an application form – forms must be completed fully to be considered. Applications will ONLY be accepted on a company application from and submitted by hard-copy ‘by-hand’ or by post. Thank you.