Join our Kitchen team

We are looking for a Chef to join our Farmers Kitchen Team

Do you love being creative and enjoy using fresh local ingredients in your recipes? Are you looking for hours during the day?

Farndon Fields is an award-winning family run business which was established in 1983 and strives to be the ultimate destination for local food and farming. The business is located on the edge of Market Harborough and currently consists of a 500 acre arable farm, a large farm shop with a butchery, deli, garden and a restaurant, employing a team of 75 people.

The Farmer’s Kitchen is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday and 10am to 4pm on Sunday. We are looking for a flexible team member to join the Service Kitchen team who is available to work weekends and during the week when required. The role is full time working approximately 42 to 45 hours a week.

Our philosophy is to cook and serve top quality seasonal food using the produce that has been grown on our farm and the fantastic ingredients that are sold in the Farm Shop. Our menu changes with the season and is inspired by the produce we grow. All of our food is cooked fresh to order by our Chefs who take pride in producing delicious homemade meals.

The team are passionate about providing exceptional quality food. This is the perfect role for someone who is eager to develop and enhance their skills. Experience of working in a kitchen is a must.

You will:

· share our passion for food with the freshest ingredients and provenance

· have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, delivering high quality service with attention to detail for our customers

· be able to communicate well and work as part of a team.

· be able to focus on detail and follow all food and health safety standards

Our Head Chef Luciano says ‘We cook from the heart! It is a joy to see the fresh produce we grow on our farm transformed into delicious meals. I know that the customers are getting the very best quality food.’

If you are a professional Chef with 2 or more years’ experience please apply now to join Luciano and our award-winning kitchen team. Please fill out an application form and send it back to us by email to elaine@farndonfields.co.uk.