Sorry! Recruitment for 2018 has now closed. If you have applied for a job at Farmer Palmer’s this year or you would like to go on our waiting list please read on . . .
2018 Applicants: What happens next?
Mon 8th – Thurs 11th Jan = We will be paper sifting through applications received
Fri 12th Jan = Emails will be sent out to interview invitees (please check your inbox)
Sat 20th Jan = Interviews
Mon 22nd Jan = Feedback from interviews
Week of 22nd Jan = Training commences for new team members
Missed the deadline? Read on to find out how to get on the waiting list . . .
Thank you for your interest in becoming part of Farmer Palmer’s team. Firstly, are you a hard working, customer service motivated person with a flexible attitude? If you are lucky enough to join Farmer Palmer’s team your are probably a creative, responsible, well organised person who can demonstrate great attention to detail.
Farmer Palmer’s seeks to give every one of our visitors an enjoyable and memorable day out that exceeds their expectations. We require our team to give outstanding customer service all day long. If you have sparkle and a great smile and not afraid of hard work we still want to hear from you!
See below for Current opportunities to join our fab team. Don’t forget we can also offer job share and part-time equal opportuities for all if the situation allows.
Step 1. Look at our vacancies and see what you would love to do.
Step 2, Download Our Application Form, complete it, and save.
Step 3, Apply by Monday 8th January 2018,
Step 4. Then click on the APPLY Owl icon to email us directly into email@example.com. Don’t forget to attach your application form and ideally a photo of yourself (optional). Alternatively you can post to Vacancies, Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park, Wareham Road, Organford, Poole, Dorset BH16 6EU
We offer you: A great working environment, good pay, lunch, uniform and training. Also the satisfaction that your input will make a real contribution to our success. As a valued member of our team you will be fully trained. We need people who can work on their own initiative, with efficiency, tidiness, due-diligence and take a pride in your work. Please note: All vacancies will include a weekend day and school holiday working, as is the nature of what we do.
NB: Our annual recruitment is usually around December/January. We aim to reply to eveyone within 7-14 days of the application close date. If you do not hear, sadly your application did not go further than our paper sift. If no vacancies are currently available your application will then go into a 6 month waiting list. Should a position become available later in the year we will re-read yours and may be intouch. Many thanks
We have limited spaces for 2018 WORK EXPERIENCE students and they fill up quickly. 2018 Work Experience Applications Close on 31st October 2017
If you are interested in looking ahead to 2018 then please COMPLETE and RETURN THIS FORM
So What Happens Next: We appreciate there are many applications and you are all keen to organise your dates.
1.11.17 – We will do a papersift looking at availability in each area and compare your requests.
8.11.17 – We will shortlist and contact you either way. Those shortlisted will be invited in for a group interivew – date to be confirmed via email.
Please note – Because we follow Nat West Mentor’s recruitment process, all employees offered a job will have a starter pack of forms to complete and handbooks. If you have not completed your GCSE’s your will be given a work permit to complete (and risk assessment booklet) BEFORE they can start work.
We are unable to respond to every application individually due to the high number of applications we receive. If you do not hear from one of us within 14 days of an advertised closing date please assume that your application has not been successful. We may contact you in the future about other suitable positions or hold your application form on a waiting list. Please advise us if you are not happy for us to do this.
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