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

Experienced Van Driver

  • Location: Hatfield, AL10 0EY
  • Hours: Mon - Sat 4am until 12pm / 1pm
  • Salary: £9 PH. Over 45 hrs paid @ £11.45 PH £20 Achievable bonus
  • All PPE provided
  • Staff Discounts
  • Subsidised vending
  • To apply contact peter.williams@simmons-bakers.com
(Ref. #Driver)

Saturday Cleaning Assistant

  • Location - Hatfield, AL10 0EY
  • Working among a small team of cleaners
  • Minimum age 16 must hold NI number
  • Hours: 6am until 12 noon
  • Pay rate: £5.00 per hour
  • Full training and PPE given
  • Benefits include staff discounts and subsidised vending
  • Contact Jon on: 07977 467897 OR email jon.middleton@simmonsbakers.com
(Ref. #Sat - clnr)

Temporary Xmas Production Staff

  • TO START MID OCTOBER
  • Location: Hatfield, AL10 0EY
  • Working alongside existing staff helping with busy mince pie production
  • Shifts available: 6am to 3pm OR 9am to 3pm
  • Pay rate per hour: £8.21 over 25s / £7.70 per hour over 21’s
  • Full training & all PPE provided
  • Benefits include staff discounts and subsidised vending
  • Contract ends 24th December 2019
  • To apply email jon.middleton@simmons-bakers.com
(Ref. #XMAS - TPS)

New Product Development Baker / Chef

  • Location: Hatfield, AL10 0EY
  • We have a fantastic opportunity for a self-motivated person to become involved in product development at our bakery site in Hatfield.
  • HOURS: 40 Hours per week
  • Monday to Friday – 7.30am until 4pm (1/2 hr lunch)
  • SALARY: £20,000 - £21,500 (start rate) depending on experience
  • Apply with CV by email to: sam.axworthy@simmons-bakers.com Or for further information please call Sam on 01707 263232
(Ref. #NPD)

Current shop vacancies

Part Time Supervisor - Leverstock Green

  • The Village Centre, Leverstock Green, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. HP3 8QG
  • Approx. 16 hours per week
  • To include weekends
  • Please enquire at shop or contact the shop manager on: 01442 213593
(Ref. #PTS - Leverstock)

Full Time Supervisor - Berkhamstead

  • Shop Address: 234 High Street, Berkhamsted, Herts, HP4 1AG.
  • 40 – 45 Hours per week
  • £8.25 Per hour
  • For further information please enquire at the shop OR contact Gill on 07974 668238 OR email amanda.smith@simmons-bakers.com
(Ref. #FTS - Berkhamstead)

Full Time Supervisor - St Albans

  • Shop Address: 9 French Row, St. Albans, Herts, AL3 5DU
  • 20+ Hours per week
  • For further information please enquire at the shop or tel. 01727 853629
(Ref. #FTS - St Albans)

Deputy Manager - Leverstock Green

  • Shop Location: The Village Centre, Leverstock Green, Hemel Hempstead, Herts. HP3 8QG
  • To work over 5 days per week including some weekends
  • Initial Salary: £19,000 +bonus
  • For more information and to apply with CV please email amanda.smith@simmons-bakers.com
  • or contact:07973295902
(Ref. #DM - Leverstock)

Full Time & Part Time Team Members

  • Location: Harpenden AL5 4SE
  • You must be able to deliver excellent customer service
  • You should have the flexibility to work week days and weekends
  • In return we can offer:
  • Permanent contract
  • Full uniform / PPE
  • Food allowance on shift
  • Staff discounts
  • Full training & development prospects
  • If you'd like to join our friendly team please apply in store OR email. melanie.hastings@simmonsbakers.com TEL. 07976 734363
(Ref. #STAFF-HARP)