Market Staff

Leeds Bread Co-op is looking for an employee to join our market team!

We are looking for someone to do 2-3 shifts a month (5-9 hours long) on Saturdays and Sundays to help with our market stalls.

We’re looking for a co-operatively minded person who:

– is interested in good food and ideally knows a bit about/likes our bread or keen to learn about it

– has initiative, is organised and methodical, and able to work independently

– has great communication skills, is friendly, approachable and responsive

– is up for working hard, shifting crates of bread around and running great market stalls

– doesn’t mind early mornings and knows Leeds pretty well

– has a clean driving licence, been driving for at least 2 years, is 25 or over, (for van insurance purposes), and confident driving a mid-sized van

How to apply:

Please read the information provided in the link below and then send us a short covering letter with some info about yourself, how you fit the person specification, and why you’d like to work with us to with the subject title ‘Market Staff application’.

Get in touch as soon as possible if you’re interested!we’re considering applications on a first come first served basis. A successful applicant will be invited to a short informal interview down at the bakery prior to starting paid training sessions.

Market Staff Person Specification


Horsforth – first Saturday of the month 6am – 2.30pm-ish
Ilkley – first Sunday of the month, 7.30am – 4.30pm-ish
Briggate – first & third Sunday of the month,  2 shifts 7am–1pm, 2.30pm 6pm
Oakwood – second Saturday of the month 6am – 2.30pm-ish
Baildon – fourth Saturday of the month 6am – 2.30pm-ish

We also work at seasonal food festivals.

If you have any further questions please give us a call on 0113 2625155 or drop us an email at

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