Join our Team!

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Do you love to bake and have an obsession for all things cake? If you do, we are looking for you to join our team! At Sunflower Bakery it is an exciting time as we are expanding and looking to grow our team.

Current Vacancies

Baker/Patissier/Cake Decorator

We are looking for an experienced baker/cake decorator to work in our Boroughbridge kitchen creating cakes, cupcakes, macarons, brownies and other sweet treats. We are keen to find someone who has professional baking experience and is passionate, creative, hard working and able to learn fast. We want someone who is a team player, kind spirited and is willing to work hard and have fun in the process.

The successful applicant will be expected to assist with the production and preparation of macarons, celebration cakes, brownies, cookies and sponge cakes. You will need to have knowledge of baking sponges and be confident in working independently. You will need to be able to interact with team members and customers in a professional, respectful and friendly manner.

Our business is growing and we are becoming busier all the time, so we need someone who is able to work in a hard working and busy kitchen.

If you have a passion for baking and would like to work in a fun, busy and hardworking team, then please apply!

Shift patterns will vary and can include weekends.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter explaining why you would like to work at Sunflower Bakery. Please include pictures of your favourite bakes or alternatively send us a link to your social media account to showcase your creations!

Please note applicants without all three of these things will not be considered for a job.

Type: Full time & Part Time roles available.

Role: Permanent roles with a salary from £10.50 to £13.00 per hour based on experience.

Experience: Professional baking -1 year (preferred)

Work Location: Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire

Please email your CV and information to

Barista/Sales Assistant

Sunflower Bakery is a specialist cake shop offering bespoke cakes, cookies, cupcakes, macarons and brownies. Our business is growing and it is a really exciting time with a new sister shop now open in Thirsk and our Boroughbridge store about to celebrate it's first birthday.

We are therefore on the hunt for happy, kind and friendly staff to join our team. We are looking for staff who are able to work independently and with confidence dealing with the general public in a calm, happy and friendly way. We are looking for staff who are able to make coffee, serve cake and cupcakes and keep the high standards we want to demonstrate to our customers. 

A successful applicant will be expected to:

Set up of the counter and prepare the shop for the day 
Serving customers in the shop
Make a range of barista style coffees
Provide information and advice on our products to customers 
Responsible for keeping a clean, tidy and presentable shop
Being a friendly and well presented face for our brand. 
Closing down the counter at the end of each day.


Excellent customer service skills, making every customer feel welcomed.
Be well presented, clean, tidy, organised and maintain high standards of these.
Passionate about our delicious products and being part of a friendly and exciting growing business.
Able to work independently and use their initiative.

Job Type: Part-time & Full-time

Part-time hours: 16-37 per week

Salary: £10.50 per hour 

Benefits: Employee discount

Schedule: Day shift

Type: Weekday & Weekend availability

Work Location: Thirsk & Boroughbridge North Yorkshire

Please email your CV & information to