Careers

If you’d like to join our great team here at Simmons, we’d love to hear from you, even if you’ve never made a sausage roll. We’re an inclusive employer and welcome applications from anyone and everyone.

We employ 400 local people - From Dough Makers to Cake Decorators

If you’d like to join our great team here at Simmons, we’d love to hear from you, even if you’ve never made a sausage roll. We’re an inclusive employer and welcome applications from anyone and everyone.

We like diversity here at Simmons, not just in our cake range, but in our people, too. We welcome applications from everyone for our full- and part-time positions in our bakery and shops, including school-leavers, graduates and parents trying to juggle busy lifestyles, people with experience and people with none.

There are some great opportunities to work your way up through the organisation, as so many of our managers have.

This section is where you’ll find our current vacancies. If there are none shown at present, you can still download and complete our general application form, and either post or email it to us at the address below. We’ll keep your details on file and get in touch if any suitable positions become available.

Download General Application Form (.pdf)

Send applications to

2 The Parade
St. Albans Road East
Hatfield Herts AL10 0EY
Email: office@simmonsbakers.com

Current bakery vacancies

Full Time orders / Admin Assistant

  • Based at our head office in Hatfield - AL10 0EY
  • HOURS: 9am until 5.30pm - Tuesday to Friday & 8am until 3pm - 2 out of 3 Saturdays
  • DUTIES TO INCLUDE Taking telephone orders from our shops and wholesale customers and entering them on our computerised orders system
  • Producing end of day paperwork
  • Liaising with the bakery and our sales representative
  • Helping to produce weekly invoices
  • Covering other members of the orders team during holiday periods and sickness leave
  • In addition to this, you will be expected to perform some office admin duties.
  • You will learn numerous office roles and will be called upon these during holiday periods.
  • REQUIREMENTS: Reliable / Presentable / Numerate / Articulate / PC Literate
  • Professional / Motivated / Confident / Organised / Good time management skills
  • EXPERIENCE NOT ESSENTIAL AS FULL TRAINING WILL BE GIVEN
  • Apply via email enclosing your CV to: naomi.beckwith@simmons-bakers.com
(Ref. #Office / Orders)

New Product Development Baker / Chef

  • We have a fantastic opportunity for a self-motivated person to become involved in product development at our bakery site in Hatfield.
  • HOURS: 42.5 Hours per week
  • Monday to Friday - 7am until 4pm (1/2 hr lunch)
  • SALARY: £20,000 - £21,500 (start rate) depending on experience
  • Apply with CV by email to: jo.hay@simmons-bakers.com
  • Or for further information please call Jo on 01707 263232
(Ref. #NPD)

Trainee Baker (offered as Catering & Hospitality Sector Apprenticeship)

  • We are offering an amazing opportunity to train under the Catering & Hospitality sector as a Baker
  • Visit www.getmyfirstjob.co.uk Reference: 70068 to find out more
  • OR for further information, please contact Jo or Sam on 01707 263232
(Ref. #C&H APPRENTICESHIP)

London Delivery Driver

  • Location: AL10 0EY
  • Salary: £8.50 per hour. Over 45 hrs @ £10.40. Bonus can be achieved
  • Delivery of food items into London
  • YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE OF DRIVING IN LONDON
  • Please email jo.hay@simmons-bakers.com or Tel. 01707 263232
(Ref. #LNDN DRVR)

Current shop vacancies

Deputy Manager - London Colney

  • Shop Address: 194 High Street, London Colney, St. Albans, Herts. AL2 1JQ
  • Hours: 45 hours per week to include alternate weekends
  • £345 Per week
  • Experience preferred but not essential
  • Contact Gemma for more information: 07985632303 OR Email gill.ewing@simmson-bakers.com
(Ref. #DM - London Colney)

Full Time Team Member - Parade

  • Shop Address: 2 The Parade, St. Albans Road East, Hatfield, Herts. AL10 0EY
  • Hours: Approx. hours per week to include some weekends
  • Please enquire at shop for details of pay and benefits
  • Apply at shop OR Call Mel on: 07976 734363 or Email: melanie.hastings@simmonsbakers.com
(Ref. #FTTM - Parade)

Weekend Team Member - Leverstock

  • Shop Address: The Village Centre, Leverstock Green, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. HP3 8QG
  • To work Saturday and Sunday
  • Good rate of pay
  • Please apply within or telephone: 01442 213593
(Ref. #WETM- Leverstock)

Full Time Supervisor - Stopsley

  • Shop Address: 615 Hitchin Road, Luton, Beds. LU2 7UR
  • Approx. 30 hours per week over various shifts to include some weekend work
  • £7.95 Per hour plus benefits
  • For further information and to apply contact Mel on 07976734363 or email melanie.hastings@simmonsbakers.com
(Ref. #FTS - Stopsley)

Part Time Team Member - Abbots Langley

  • Shop Address: 70 High Street, Abbots Langley. Herts. WD5 8AN
  • Hours to include weekends
  • For further information please enquire within
(Ref. #PTTM - Abbots Langley)

Full Time Relief Team Member covering Hertfordshire

  • To cover staff holidays and sick days
  • 45 Hours per week
  • Over various locations throughout Hertfordshire
  • Access to your own car is essential
  • Mileage paid at 45p per mile
  • For more information contact Gemma on 07985632303 OR Email gill.ewing@simmons-bakers.com
(Ref. #FTRTM - Hertfordshire)

Trainee Manager - Letchworth

  • GREAT OPPORTUNITY!
  • Shop Address: 10 Eastcheap, Letchworth, Herts, SG6 3DE
  • Full time member of staff required to train in Retail Catering Management
  • For further information contact Melanie on 07976734363. Email melanie.hastings@simmons-bakers.com
(Ref. #TRNM - Letchworth)

SATURDAY TEAM MEMBER - Hatfield town Centre

  • Job Location: 68 White Lion House, Town Centre, Hatfield, Herts. AL10 0JL
  • Good rate of pay
  • Please apply within
(Ref. #SATTM - Town Centre)

Permanent Team Member - Stopsley

  • Shop Details: 615 Hitchin Road, Luton, Beds. LU2 7UR
  • Up to 30 hours per week
  • To include Saturdays and some early mornings
  • Great Benefits
  • Enquire at shop or email melanie.hastings@simmons-bakers.com
(Ref. #PTM - Stopsley)

Full Time Supervisor - Southdown

  • Shop Location: 1 Piggotshill Lane, Harpenden, Herts. AL5 1LG
  • Approx. 34 hours per week to include some weekends
  • £7.95 per hour plus benefits
  • For further information and to apply contact Mel on 07976734363 or email melanie.hastings@simmonsbakers.com
(Ref. #FTS - Southdown)

Deputy Manager - Parade, Hatfield

  • Shop Location: 5 The Parade, St, Albans Road East, Hatfield, Herts, AL10 0EY
  • Approx. 45 hours per week to include some weekends
  • £20,000 Per annum plus benefits
  • Please apply within or for further information contact Mel on 07976734363 or email melanie.hastings@simmonsbakers.com
(Ref. #DM - Parade)