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Seasonal help: volunteering opportunity

We are looking for volunteers who would like to learn about fine cheese from The Cheese Lady in exchange for their temporary assistance for 2-3 hours a week.

There is a possibility of paid work, should it be the right fit for both parties.


Type: Part-time, freelance

Pay: based on experience

We are looking for a highly driven and passionate foodie(s) interested in working with some of the finest artisan British and Continental cheeses. Initial passion for fine cheese is a must but we will further train you in cheese knowledge, cheese care, retail and customer service skills.

If you’re self-motivated, love interacting with people and relish fine food and flexibility of a part-time job, then do not hesitate to apply.


  • To retail our products with care and expertise;

  • To be responsible for the continued care of our chilled products ensuring that they are kept to the highest standard and in the best condition;

  • To ensure that the cheese storage and cutting areas are kept clean and tidy at all times;

  • To fill out necessary Hygiene paperwork;

  • To keep the rest of the shop tidy and well-stocked and well-presented;

  • To promote our brand philosophy and our products and services;

  • To attend and help out at special events.


  • Customer Service experience

  • Retail (food retail experience preferred)

  • Strong digital skills (PC, tablet, mobile) and software knowledge (strongly preferred)

  • Social media and marketing experience (strongly preferred)

  • Photography skills (preferred)


  • Passionate about fine food and beverages

  • Friendly, energetic and enjoys interacting with the public

  • Has professional demeanour

  • Excellent communicator: in person and in writing

  • Has a can-do attitude

  • Shows initiative/proactive

  • Flexible and adaptive

  • Has attention to detail

If you’re interested please drop off at the shop your CV with a brief covering letter explaining your interest.