Join Our Team
At Keelham Farm Shop we've been selling tasty, fresh food at affordable prices for three generations. We think food shopping should be fun so we work hard to create a unique experience with a fantastic team who are eager to help, who know their stuff and who like to make you smile. From the farmyard to the shop floor and from the kitchen to the cafe, the whole team at Keelham are passionate about providing customers with great tasting, locally sourced, affordably priced food, delivered with a friendly welcome and smiling face. We work hard to inspire our customers and do all that we can to make a trip to Keelham enjoyable whether you are five or fifty. It's the way we believe food shopping should be.
What is it like working at Keelham?
Both as a business ands as a team, we're growing and changing and always striving to do things better - that's why life at Keelham is an adventure!
Interesting and challenging
Anything but boring and every day, everyone makes a difference.
Flexible working patterns
Flexibility is really important for us to meet the needs of our customers.
Learning and development
This is a continuous process and we love to grow our team.
We have lots of opportunities to get involved in helping the local community and charities.
Benefits of working with usThere are lots of positives to working at Keelham - not least being part of one of the most exciting and best farm shops around. We love to look after our team and are someof the benefits we offer:
- Confidential advice and support
- Generous pension - saving for the future
- Help with looking after loved ones - death in service
- Team discount
- Cycle to work scheme
- Social occasions - we like to let our hair down
- Training & apprenticeships - keeping you ahead of the game
- HERD forum - listening to your ideas and suggestions
… and of course being able to see the new born lambs in spring.
What we look for
We believe that we can develop skills so when we recruit we are more interested in your attitude and your approach. To work for Keelham you don’t necessarily need previous experience but you do need a great personality, dedication and commitment, a can do attitude and of course a great smile. Our *IDEAL* candidates have a passion for food and customer service, lead by example, welcome change and love to learn new stuff. They always go the extra mile - really wanting to make a difference, have great trust and integrity and absolutely LOVE making customers smile. We *ALWAYS* look for straight talking individuals who can demonstrate enthusiasm, commitment and helpfulness and who have the ability to work at pace, use common sense and encourage others.
There are also things we *NEVER* want to see: a don’t care attitude, rudeness, moodiness, bad temper, negativity, blaming others, complacency, doing things just for show, being there just for the money and not interacting with the team and customers. Are you getting the idea of what it is that makes working for Keelham so special? If you like the sound of our business, have a warm and friendly personality and enjoy being part of a hard-working team, Keelham could be the place for you.