Join Our Team !

We are looking for great people to help our family run farm. 
All our present vacancies can be found below.

To apply please send your CV, and covering letter explaining why you would be a great fit at Little Fant Farm.

Email sonya@littlefantfarm.online  Closing Date 25th September 2021

We look forward to hearing from you!

Orchard Technician
 

We are looking for a hardworking, committed and friendly person to join our team.

 

Working outdoors, looking after our farm fruit Orchards and preparing the Orchards for our varying PYO Fruit seasons when we open the farm to the public.

 

You will be looking after Pear & Plum Orchards. Your main tasks will be :-

Pruning

Weed Control

Crop Management & Picking

 

No previous experience necessary as full training will be given.

Essential Skills & Qualities . Working Responsible - Team player -Good listener - Positive Attitude

Creative Farm Artist


 

Do you like making things? Are you creative?

We are looking for a trainee creative Artist to help with our event advertising boards

 

The role involves :-

Sharing your ideas

Using your creativity to develop the farm business

Painting!

Designing

Working with other teams of the farm

 

All relevant training will be given, creative a MUST!

Essential Skills & Qualities  - Working Responsible -Team player-Good listener-Positive Attitude-Take Responsibility-Excellent Work Ethic

Desirable Skills Experience with wood work- Painting - Using Carpentry Equipment

 

Animal Technician

Our Farm animals are part of our family and we are looking for a kind. Caring, and hard working person to look after them.

 

The role involves :-

Cleaning their housing

Refreshing their huts with straw

Feeding & Watering

Poo Picking

Grooming Horses

Checking their overall well being

 

You must have a love of animals and confidence around animals.

All relevant training will be given

Essential Skills & Qualities  - Working Responsible -Team player-Good listener-Positive Attitude-Take Responsibility-Excellent Work Ethic

Desirable Skills /Experience - Experience with looking after animals

Shop Assistant

Being the first point of contact for our customers we are looking for a vibrant and friendly person to help in our Farm Upcycling Shop, known as the ‘’The Dusty Barn’’.

 

The role involves :-

Preparing the Barn for opening

Serving Customers

Helping them find items

Restocking shelves

Taking card or cash payments

Keeping the area clean & Tidy

 

All relevant training will be given

Essential Skills & Qualities  -Team player-Good listener-Positive Attitude-Take Responsibility-Excellent Work Ethic

Desirable Skills & Experience - Experience with working with the general public

Market Gardener

New for this year is our Market Garden.

 

Do you have a love for growing food and flowers!

Working to the seasons you will be preparing the gardens ready for seed sowing and planting.

 

As our Market Gardener you will be working outside and in our new Polytunnel growing food and plants for supplying local cafés and markets.

 

This role may also involve meeting our customers, selling our farm produce, therefore excellent customer service skills are also desirable.

Main Job Tasks include :- Weeding. Soil Preparation, Digging, Seed Sowing, growing and looking after plants.

 

You will be working mainly outdoors, in all weathers.

No previous experience necessary as full training will be given.

Essential Skills & Qualities  -Team player-Good listener-Positive Attitude-Take Responsibility-Excellent Work Ethic

Desirable Skills & Experience - Weeding & Seed Sowing

Café Assistant

Being the first point of contact for our customers we are looking for a vibrant and friendly person to help in our Farm Café, known as the The Farm Yard Tea.

 

The role involves :-

Preparing the Café for opening

Serving hot and cold drinks

Serving food

Taking food order

Keeping the area clean & Tidy

 

All relevant training will be given

Essential Skills & Qualities  -Team player-Good listener-Positive Attitude-Take Responsibility-Excellent Work Ethic

Desirable Skills & Experience - Experience with working with the general public

Carpentry

Do you like making things? Are you creative? We are looking for a trainee Carpenter to make various items for our ever expanding farm, from signposts to plant markers. The role involves :- Sawing and cutting wood Sanding pieces of wood Recycling furniture Painting Working with other teams of the farm All relevant training will be given

 

Essential Skills & Qualities  -Team player-Good listener-Positive Attitude-Take Responsibility-Excellent Work Ethic

Desirable Skills & Experience - Experience with wood work -Painting - Using Carpentry Equipment

Little Farmer Club Helper

Come and join our fun team of Little Farmer Club Helpers. 

Little Farmer Club is all about the children! Showing them the farm animals,  the food and flowers we are growing in a fun way!

This is a great opportunity for anybody looking to gain experience working with pre school children.

No previous experience neccessary.

Essential Skills & Qualities  -Team player-Good listener-Positive Attitude-Take Responsibility-Excellent Work Ethic