Artisan Head Baker
LOCATION: Ludlow, Shropshire
SALARY: £ negotiable for the right candidate
EMPLOYER: Ludlow Food Centre
Located just outside the beautiful market town of Ludlow in Shropshire, Ludlow Food Centre was recently crowned the best Farm Shop in the country. We make everything from cheese and ice cream to bread, cakes and gourmet ready meals. We have won more awards than we can count, including; World’s best marmalade, best blue cheese in Britain, best bacon, best sausage, best Butcher. You’ll hear the word best quite a lot round here, and now were looking for the best Baker!
We need an extremely passionate individual to lead our Artisan Bakery team, review and grow our range of real bread, cakes and patisserie and ensure they are the very best they can be day in day out.
Reporting to the Production Manager your primary responsibility will be to ensure the bakery range is made to production schedules in a timely, safe and consistent manner. As Head Baker you will also be responsible for management and motivation of your team, team training, allocation of duties, stock control, kitchen hygiene, and new product development.
Being the Best Farm Shop in Britain, we naturally attract media attention. Our team regularly feature in the press for unique products, awards and our ‘estate to plate’ story. This job will also give you the opportunity for exposure and creating a name for yourself. The ideal candidate, driven by passion and knowledge, will take the Bakery forward as if it were their own.
You will have previous experience working with ‘real bread’ artisan production methods and also be proficient at cake baking and patisserie. You will also have a strong and passionate core food knowledge, be able to work under pressure and have a commitment to delivering high standards. Live in accommodation could be made available.
All candidates must be eligible to work in the UK and documented evidence of eligibility will be required during the recruiting process. If you want to know more about Ludlow Food Centre, please visit our website www.ludlowfoodcentre.co.uk or call 01584 856000.To apply, please email your CV and Covering Letter to email@example.com
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We will consider applications from people who want to work full time, part time, and who want flexible hours. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from people of all ages.
For any other vacancies please telephone 01584 856000 for an application form, or apply in writing with a full Curriculum Vitae to:
The Personnel Manager
Ludlow Food Centre Limited