Artisan Bakery Day Opportunities Support Worker

Camphill Bakery

  • Salary: £9.50 per hour
  • Part-time: 20hrs week Monday to Friday (8.00 am – 12 noon)
  • Contract: Permanent

This is a unique and exciting opportunity to join our Community where people live, work, learn and celebrate life together?

About Us:

Camphill Milton Keynes Communities is a charity providing unique person-centred support, based on a modern view of the Camphill movement, for adults with learning disabilities and autism. We support our service users in all aspects of their daily lives and believe that each person should be valued for their unique contribution to the community.

As a Camphill Milton Keynes Communities employee you will be working in with the Bakery Workshop.

About the Role:

You will work in Artisan bakery supporting residents to make a range of bakery and bread products for sale in our café and for CMKC. You will support the resident, and volunteer team and provide high quality activities and training for adults with learning disabilities and Autism.

You will also ensure that a high standard of work is maintained and the working environment in the Workshop is safe, secure and healthy.

You will play a key role in enabling people to achieve their goals and aspirations through hand tools refurbishing and upcycling activities.

Ideally you will have previous experience in hand made real bread making, a passion for producing sweet baked goods have an eye for detail and a desire to learn then teach others, working with people with a range of abilities.

Good all-round skills in a commercial kitchen environment using a steam bread oven and the ability to share practical skills and knowledge is essential. You will also have good numeracy, literacy and IT skills.

The most important thing is a caring attitude, genuine interest in people and willingness to work in accordance with our Mission and Vision Statement.

Why Join Us?:

  • We are keen on staff development! We offer excellent professional and career development and training opportunities, including professional qualifications.
  • We promote a diverse, friendly and high-quality working environment.
  • We offer the opportunity to work amongst a team of dedicated, creative and supportive colleagues.
  • We provide a fully paid DBS, generous holiday and work pension scheme.

If you are interested in this unique opportunity, then please apply by submitting your CV and a short supporting statement, outlining:

“What is it about working with us in this position that interests you and what skills, experience and values can you bring”?

To submit your CV & Supporting Statement, please email:

Supporting Documents:

Click here to find out more about us and our Mission & Vision.

If you would prefer to complete an application form, you can either download one from the attachments, email or phone us on 01908 235 000 and we will send an application form to you.

Please Note: we review applications frequently and interviews will take place shortly after we shortlist them.   If we feel we have received a sufficient number of applications, we reserve the right to close the advert early. Don’t hesitate and apply as soon as possible.

We are an equal opportunities employer that promotes diversity within our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender, disability, religion or belief.

All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced DBS check and eligibility to work in the UK.

Registered Charity 283556

Camphill MK is a Living Wage Employer.

Living Wage Employer