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Full Time Farm Shop Assistant

Hollow Trees Farm is a family run business dating back to the mid 80’s and can be found on the A1141 between Hadleigh and Lavenham.

Our very popular Farm Shop has a vacancy for a full time retail assistant who has a passion for giving superb customer service and have a “can-do” attitude. The important daily duties on the shop floor include serving at the tills/replenishment and rotation and specialising in the fresh produce section of the business. As a Farm Shop selling seasonal fruit and vegetables, we spend time caring for and displaying the fresh produce in the best ways possible.

The ideal candidates will:

  • have retail experience
  • be able to give excellent customer service
  • have an eye for detail and great presentation skills
  • be computer literate
  • have excellent standard of cleanliness – we do have to keep our Farm Shop clean.

What is on offer:

  • staff uniform
  • separate on site employee car parking
  • generous staff discount and free entry for you and your family to the Farm Trail!

This is a five day working week vacancy which will include working each Sunday.

To apply, please send your C.V. and Covering letter to Nicola at


Level 2 Retail Apprentice

Are you interested in retail? Here in our Farm Shop, we have an incredible opportunity for someone who wants to understand the world of Farm Shop retail. You will get to earn while you learn, and work towards, and achieve, a Level 2 Retailer qualification with HIT Training. The course is approximately 14 months long, with regular assessments, contact with tutors and study time.

As the apprentice you will:

  • Learn to give excellent customer service
  • Learn to handle cash and card payments, and use of EPOS Till systems
  • Learn about stock rotation, and display
  • Understand what makes Farm Shop retail unique
  • Gain knowledge of a variety of products
  • Become part of a fantastic, supportive team

and much more.

This is a full time opportunity, working 5 days a week to include Sundays.

Although we are a small business, Hollow Trees Farm is always looking to support and enhance their employees progression where possible.


If you are interested, and would like to know more, please contact Nicola at

To apply, please send your C.V. and a covering letter explaining why you think this opportunity is for you, to Nicola at