The Balloon Tree has been voted Yorkshire's finest farm shop. We have competitive prices, excellent quality products, produced ourselves or sourced locally. Our staff receive training in a variety of departments together with product knowledge and customer service training. We are a market leader by doing everything we can for our customers and team members. It is our people that make the difference every day. They help create a unique shopping experience and earn our customer's loyalty. The Balloon Tree is a high-performing, professional business where everyone has a role to play, ensuring we try our best for each and every customer. We promote from within, where the opportunity arises.

In order to apply for any vacancies advertised, download our application form. Please be sure to fill out all your details and the position you wish to apply for. The completed application form along with your CV and covering letter can be returned via email to or by post to The Balloon Tree Farmshop and Cafe, Stamford Bridge Road, Gate Helmsley, York, YO41 1NB.

We look forward to receiving your application. Thank you.

Current Vacancies

Current vacancies are listed below. If there are no current vacancies, please submit your application form for future reference.

Manager of Fresh Produce & Deliveries Department
Brief Description:

A unique opportunity has become vacant at The Balloon Tree to manage our Fresh Produce & deliveries department. This role would see the applicant overseeing the fresh fruit and vegetables department in its entirety. As well as being responsible for the coordination of day to day deliveries. 

If you enjoy working independently outside, coordinating procedures and working towards targets and goals, you may find yourself suited to this role.

The hours of work will be on average 30 hours per week – however this may fluctuate to the needs and seasonality of the business.

Please email Tom with a CV or any enquiries to‚Äč

30 hours per week
Cafe Assistant
Brief Description:

Cafe Assistant required to work in our multi-award winning cafe. 

Full time permanent contract.

Flexibility will be essential due to the seasonality of the business

Any interested applicants please email a completed application form and an up to date CV to


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9 - 5.30 Mon - Sun


9 - 4.30 Mon - Sun