Here at The Bakery we are always searching for great people to join our small but mighty team!

 Read on to find out if one of our current vacancies is for you.

All roles are located at our purpose-built bakery in Deddington, Oxfordshire, Monday to Thursday, reporting directly to our founder Tanya Young.


Who are we?

We are an independent family business with big growth ambition. We bake delicious and nutritious 100% gluten-free baked goods, which taste just as good as they should do!  We care about good ingredients and take pride in our quality. This is what makes us the tastiest gluten-free bakers in the UK.

We want people who share our foodie values and would relish the opportunity to develop and grow with us.


Current Vacancies

 All bakery roles have an early start but that does mean an early finish too!

 Hours vary dependent on role.

We start work at 4:30am/5am for an eight hour shift so a lovely early finish.  So, there is an upside – if you are an early riser!


Trainee Baker / Bakery Assistant

 Calling all budding bakers!

We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic Trainee Baker to work alongside our existing team. You will have a passion for people, exceptional quality and always be willing to go the extra mile. The role will include general tasks to support our expert Bakers, and have the opportunity to learn and grow in a small business with big growth ambition.  Perhaps you are just leaving college and looking for your first role, or a passionate home-baker wanting to build your skills into a career.

 Hours 5am – 1:30pm




If you are an experienced baker looking for your next role we want to hear from you. No gluten-free baking experience is necessary, but you will have relevant baking qualifications and a strong history in either a kitchen or bakery environment creating baked goods. You will also have strong people skills and enjoy working as part of a team.

 4:30am – 1pm


Kitchen Assistant


We are looking for an enthusiastic Kitchen Assistant to support out expert bakers. No experience is necessary, but as a small team it is all hands-on deck. This is an essential role to ensure our kitchen runs efficiently and to a high level of cleanliness and quality standards.

So, if you are a team player get in touch!

5am start.  Part time & full time available


Packing Assistant


We are looking for an enthusiastic Packing Assistant. No experience is necessary as training will be given. This is also an essential role requiring a high level of cleanliness to ensure our quality standards are maintained. Attention to detail is essential.

Hours to be agreed for the right individual – start times: 7am to 9am.



To apply for any of the above roles, email us with your CV and tell us why you would be the perfect asset to our team tanya@knifeandforkbakery.co.uk