If you are interested in working in the Farmshop or Café, please check this page for more information.
Information on volunteering at Loch Arthur is available here.
We are a vibrant and forward looking Community
sharing life and work with adults with learning disabilities. We have seven
shared households, a farm, productive gardens, creamery, bakery, craft
workshops and a thriving farm shop and café. Within this award winning farm shop,
people of mixed abilities, volunteers and local people who are employed work together
to create a unique Social Enterprise which is one of the most respected and
successful outlets of Organic and Local Food in South West Scotland.
farm shop is overseen by a management team.
One of the key members of this team, who carries a central role in the
day to day management of our farm shop will soon be leaving, so a vacancy has
arisen for someone to join us as a
Farm Shop Manager
This exciting and challenging job opportunity is suited to a very special person who is :
- Passionate about the work they do and has an eye for detail
- Experienced in retail management and catering, including food hygiene systems & controls
- Excited to work with people of mixed abilities
- Open and engaging in how they will relate to our customers, friends, Community memebers and all who work here
- Willing to engage in all aspects of the life and work of the Farm Shop ... from financial control and business planning to serving on tills and mopping floors
- Level headed and capable in problem solving and decision making
- Motivated and inspired by the idea of working with organic and artisan food
- Organised, conscientious and has excellent planning skills
This is a full time role but could be covered
by a job-share
Level of pay will be commensurate with
relevant experience. We offer 2 days off per
week, one of which is Sunday, plus generous holiday entitlement,
workplace pension, employee discounts and all
in a beautiful rural setting.
The successful applicant will be subject to a PVG check.
Closing date : 15 May 2017 Loch Arthur Camphill Community, Beeswing, Dumfries, DG2 8JQ Charity Number SC043416 Jobs Opportunities Within the Community