Wednesday, 12 January 2022

We have an opportunity to join our team.

We are looking for someone to join our small team in a varied and fast paced role.

Essential requirements:

A positive attitude and ability to work flexibly and under pressure in both a kitchen and customer facing environment.

Must be available to work 5 days per week between Mon- Sat as the rota changes on a weekly basis - therefore this role would not suit college/school students. Hours will usually be over 3-5 days per week, suitable candidates should be available for 5 days per week (including Saturdays).

A covering letter describing why you are suitable and would like this role is ESSENTIAL with your CV.

The role will include but is not limited to:

Daily kitchen prep work for breakfast and lunch

Preparing breakfast and lunch orders in the kitchen

Lots of cleaning and washing up

Waiting tables in the cafe.

Barista work on the coffee machine.

Serving the deli counter.

Unpacking orders and filling shelves.

Daily reordering

Occasional key holder duties.

Working closely in a small hardworking team.

Upholding our excellent customer service.

Ability to adhere to strict hygiene standards.


The hours will be between Mon-Sat and include working every Saturday. The contract will be a minimum of 10 hours per week. Current staff work an average of 15-25 hours per week. More whilst covering staff holidays.

Suitable candidates will ideally have some relevant experience in one or more of these areas in a similar business or a strong proven desire to work in a delicatessen/cafe. An ability to cook in either a professional or domestic environment is preferable.

To apply please send your CV to and a covering letter detailing why you would like this post and why you think you will be the perfect fit for our team.

Application deadline: 22/1/22

Wednesday, 1 December 2021

 We have lots of festive products in store if you are looking for gift ideas.

Our hampers make great gifts (see the tab on hampers), as do our cheese selection boxes. Call in to order one today.

We have a lovely selection of food to choose from and some great locally made gifts and decorations too

Pop in for a browse and shop local this Christmas.

Sunday, 8 August 2021

 Thyme will be closed for staff holidays from Saturday 14 August to Mon 30th August. 

We will reopen at 9.30 on Tuesday 31st August.

Saturday, 31 October 2020


 You can buy from our online shop here

Thyme will remain open throughout the November lockdown. Our cafe may be closed but our deli, shop and takeaway are open as usual. You can call through takeaway orders on 01204 692555. A menu is on our facebook page.

Lots of new Christmas stock is arriving.

We can also arrange to make ups hampers to send to those you cannot spend time with or just treats for yourself.