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Alpaca Walking

Take a stroll around the beautiful 300-acre Bishop’s Court Farm in the convivial company of our charming alpacas. These friendly creatures love attention almost as much as they love their food, so they’re always more than happy to stop for snacks and selfies.

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Snug Café

The atmosphere is relaxed, the service friendly and the food is as blissful as the surroundings.

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Bishop’s Court Farm Equestrian

A comprehensive range of first-class livery services which are tailored to the personal requirements of our clients and their beloved horses. Using our state-of-the-art facilities, we give each horse the care and attention they need to make their time at Bishop’s Court Farm Livery a happy one.

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Bishop’s Court Farm Mooring

Bishop’s Court Farm boasts three spacious and scenic mooring locations - Lake Field, Thames Path and Day’s Lock. Each of our mooring sites is just a stone’s throw away from the magical Sinodun Hills and 300-acres of idyllic Oxfordshire countryside.

 Bishop’s Court Farm is located within easy reach of Reading, Oxford and Didcot and set on a 300-acre site in the historic village of Dorchester-on-Thames in the heart of the idyllic Oxfordshire countryside. We are a family-friendly and sustainable home to 60 alpacas alongside a host of horses, goats, pigs and sheep.

Spend some quality time with our lovely animals or drop into the Snug café to sample our superb locally sourced food and drinks.

Alpaca Walking

Take a stroll around the beautiful 300-acre Bishop’s Court Farm in the convivial company of our charming alpacas. These friendly creatures love attention almost as much as they love their food, so they’re always more than happy to stop for snacks and selfies.

Snug Café

The atmosphere in our café is relaxed, the service friendly and the seasonal food is all locally sourced. We are particularly proud of our vegetarian options as we believe this is the key to a sustainable future. 

Bishop’s Court Farm Livery

A comprehensive range of first-class livery services which are tailored to the personal requirements of our clients and their beloved horses. Using our state-of-the-art facilities, we give each horse the care and attention they need to make their time at Bishop’s Court Farm Livery a happy one.

Bishop’s Court Farm Mooring

Bishop’s Court Farm boasts three spacious and scenic mooring locations – Lake Field, Thames Path and Day’s Lock. Each of our mooring sites is just a stone’s throw away from the magical Sinodun Hills and 300-acres of idyllic Oxfordshire countryside.

Events at Bishop’s Court Farm

We have numerous exciting events happening at Bishop’s Court Farm – from the Snug Sessions – our series of superb jazz shows – through to our magical Lambing Experiences and our annual Christmas Fayre.

A family-friendly and sustainable farm set in the heart of the idyllic Oxfordshire countryside.

Take a look at our farm

SOUS CHEF  – THE FLEUR DE LYS

The Fleur De Lys is situated in the lovely, picturesque village of Dorchester- on-Thames and has recently come under new ownership. It’s currently undergoing refurbishment and we are keen to get our kitchen team established ready for the grand reopening. We are aiming for a traditional pub menu with twists on the British classic’s. As well as a bar snack menu to run alongside this. Pure and simply is the aim.

This really will be a great venture for a chef with the vision and determination to deliver quality food, whilst overseeing the day to day running of the kitchen.

The ideal candidate must have at least 3 years’ experience in a professional environment, an excellent aptitude for delivering high quality food, a keen eye for detail, whilst confidently capable of running an efficient service. Must also be familiar with designing new menus in collaboration with the Head Chef.

We offer fair working hours in an environment that will enable the ideal candidate the opportunity to achieve a desirable work/life balance. An ideal situation for a chef who wants a life outside of work as well.

PACKAGE
Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 per year | 40 hr week over 2 splits - 3 days | 2 Consecutive days off

BENEFITS
Subsidised meals | Employee discount | Onsite parking | Flexible working hours | 28 days holiday including bank holidays | Pension scheme after probation period

COMMIS CHEF  – THE FLEUR DE LYS

The Fleur De Lys is situated in the lovely, picturesque village of Dorchester- on-Thames and has recently come under new ownership. It’s currently undergoing refurbishment and we are keen to get our kitchen team established ready for the grand reopening. We are aiming for a traditional pub menu with twists on the British classic’s. As well as a bar snack menu to run alongside this. This is an exciting opportunity for a chef who not only has the vision but the determination to deliver good quality food.

The ideal candidate must have at least 1 year experience in a professional kitchen with an excellent attitude for providing good quality food with a keen eye for detail. We offer fair working hours, allowing for a great work/life balance. The ideal situation for a chef who wants a life outside of work as well. For the ideal candidate, there is the chance for progression within the company.

PACKAGE
Salary: £20,000-£22,000 per year | Work shifts: 40 hr week | 2 split shifts, 3 days | 2 consecutive days off

BENEFITS
Subsidised meals | Employee discount | Onsite parking | Flexible working hours | 28 days holiday including bank holidays