Apprentice Baker

Plumpton College Apprenticeships
Peasmarsh, East Sussex
£10,982.40 - £21,673.60 per annum
Closing date
7 Mar 2024

Job Details

About Us

Jempson’s operate Supermarkets & convenience stores, home delivery, Post Office counters, cafes, Pharmacy, petrol station as well as a wholesale Bakery business.

Serving Peasmarsh since 1935, Jempson’s has sought to bring traditional home made foods to the public. Built on honesty and good value, our intention is to become the most prestigious food retailer in the UK in terms of innovation, design and fresh food excellence.

We pride ourselves in offering our shoppers the highest standards of customer service as well as some of the finest foods from around the world. This is our guarantee, This is our mission.

Vacancy description

You will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the main team with bakes
  • Assisting with team cleaning of the work environment
  • Undertaking bakery tasks such as measuring ingredients, moulding and proving

Desired skills

  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Creative
  • Initiative
  • Efficient
  • Decisive
  • Attentive
  • Willingness to learn
  • Professional

Future prospects

  • Yes, we hope the apprentice enjoys the role and stays with us


40 hours per week. Saturday working is required, but Sundays always off.

Things to consider

  • There are bus routes to the area, however these are limited. 


So, you’re looking to find out more about apprenticeships? Great! Did you know Plumpton College is one of the country’s leading land based apprenticeship providers?

An apprenticeship is a real job that combines hands on work with the opportunity to train and develop your skills, knowledge and behaviours in your chosen profession. 

At least 20% of your contracted hours will be spent in training and development, either with us at college, via online learning or even in your workplace. The rest of your time will be spent applying your skills and knowledge in your workplace, doing the job you have been employed to do.


  • Measuring ingredient quantities
  • Making dough
  • How to safely work machinery, such as power mixers, industrial ovens and production lines
  • Managing supplies
  • Keeping production areas clean
  • How to come up with ideas for new products


  • Apprenticeship Certificate
  • Level 2 Certificate in Baking Industry Skills
  • Level 1 maths and English (if applicable)


Plumpton College Apprenticeships is a leading land based industry focused provider of technical and professional training. Working with local and national employer partners to recruit, train and develop the current and next generation of industry professionals.

Are you looking for your first steps on your career ladder or maybe to take that next step into a more specialist position? Plumpton College is well placed to support the career and development aspiration of individuals within the land based industries, whether Agri-food or Arboriculture to Veterinary Nursing or Viticulture.

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01273 890454
Ditchling Rd
East Sussex
United Kingdom

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