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VACANCIES

Weekend Kitchen Team Leader

Thank you for your interest in Acorn Farm. Please see below for current vacancies and how to apply.

Please note: We accept Young Volunteers (aged 14-17) to help on the farm during weekends and bank holidays, though places are limited. Please contact us to find out more.


Weekend Kitchen Team Leader

Would you like some work over the weekend? Would you like the chance to work on our amazing farm?

Here at Acorn Farm we are looking for a weekend kitchen team leader to work in our busy kitchen on Saturday’s, Sunday’s and Bank Holiday’s.

The kitchen team leader will be responsible for the smooth running of the Farm Café on weekends, Responsible for the production of food from the menu such as jacket potatoes, toasties, soup etc for visitors as well as staff and volunteers at the farm. Ensuring the kitchen and café are kept clean and tidy and free from hazards at all times Plus supervising the cafe assistant’s.

The successful applicant should have high standards of cleanliness and hygiene. High levels of customer care, knowledge of basic food hygiene and managing a team of staff together with enthusiasm for the job are essential.

Please Click Here for the job description.

Please send over your CV to admin@acornfarm.co.uk

The closing date for this job is Monday 23rd September.

 

 

 

Volunteers for the Small Animal Petting Area

Please note: We accept Young Volunteers (aged 14-17) to help on the farm during weekends and bank holidays, though places are limited. Please contact us to find out more.


Volunteers for the Small Animal Petting Area

Are you an animal lover? Do you enjoy helping out? Are you looking for some experience?

If the above matches yourself then we would love to hear from you. At Acorn Farm we are looking for volunteers over the age of 16 to assist in our small animal petting area over the school holidays, this would be between 24th July and 2nd September.

Becoming a volunteer is giving someone your time and the talents that you have achieved, along with this you are gaining some experience, confidence and friends. You will also have the satisfaction of helping both the visitors and the animals out.

Click Here for the job description.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, then please contact Fiona on manager@acornfarm.co.uk

 

 

 



Opening Times

10am – 4pm (7 days a week)

Sorry no dogs allowed [except for assistance dogs]

Oak Tree Cafe (cafe only!)

Weekends:

Mar – Sept:
10:30am-4pm
Hot food served until 3:45pm

Oct – Feb:
10:30am-3pm
Hot food served until 2:45pm

Weekdays:

Mar – Sep:
9am-4pm
Hot food served until 3:45pm

Oct – Feb:
9am-3pm
Hot food served until 2:45pm

Oct/Feb half term holidays:
9am-4pm

Hot food served until 3:45pm

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Certificate of Excellence
2017
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Certificate of Excellence
2016
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Directions

Acorn Farm, Depot Road, Kirkby, Knowsley, L33 3AR

The X3 (stops on Woodward Road), 97A and 98A (stops on Acornfield Road) bus routes come closest to the farm; please go to www.merseytravel.gov.uk for details.

Admission Prices

Adults: £3.00
Children (1-16 years old):£2.00
Under 12 months: Free of charge

Groups of 15 people or more must prebook a guided tour for which there is an additional charge. Click here to contact us.