Occombe Farm Café

Here at the Torbay Coast and Countryside, we want even more people to enjoy our extraordinary places. We want people of all ages and backgrounds to get involved with them, be inspired by them, and love them as much as we do.

Nothing beats the buzz of working in a lively, close-knit kitchen with talented, committed people. Having high quality, locally sourced ingredients and fantastic surroundings to work in. If you want to work for an organisation with an exciting future then the Torbay Coast and Countryside could be for you.

Kitchen Assistant

You love good food and great service as much as we do. You will be required to provide a general level of assistance within the kitchen, including general food preparation, kitchen duties and cleaning. Because of the close working space, you will responsible for keeping floors and surfaces clean and to develop constructive working relationships with the entire catering team. Required 4 hours a day, Saturday and Sunday.
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Occombe Farm

Trainee Countryside Ranger - Occombe Farm

This is a fantastic 9 month training opportunity based at Occombe Farm, set in the beautiful countryside of South Devon. The placement gives the opportunity to work on a wide variety of sites and habitats, including SSSI calcareous grassland sites, the award winning Cockington Country Park, LNR Woodlands, and the stunning South West Coast Path. The main focus will be on delivering the practical countryside management programme; some of the key work areas include hedgelaying, fencing and woodland management in winter and coast path cutting, footpath maintenance in the summer. Free basic accommodation is provided on site and there is a budget for relevant training. 
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Closing date 22 of April

Interview date 28th April

To apply for any of these positions, please complete an application form and return by email to or by post to:

Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust
Occombe Farm
Preston Down Road

Application Form (Word)  Application Form (PDF)




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