An Essex County Council/Tendring District Council registered small manufacturer and retailer of preserves, Sailship offers accreditation via ASDAN Employability and non accreditation catering experiences in it's bespoke kitchen.
Working in the preserves enterprise affords you the opportunity to create, make and sell the preserves and also to take part in the packaging of the products - labelling and creating the mop top toppers for our jars.
You will also learn about health & safety and food hygiene in the kitchen along with stock management and retail distribution.
We have lots of fun creating our own ranges of Jams, Jellies, Chutneys and Pickle preserves which we sell on site and at markets/fairs etc.
Produce used to make our preserves is sown, grown and harvested here at Sailship by our Trainee team within the Commercial Horticulture enterprise.
Click HERE to see our full range of Jams, Jellies, Chutneys and Pickles for sale!
To view our ASDAN Employability Courses information click HERE
It's not just about preserves...
Tru-Bee Dog Treats
Learn how to make our much loved Tru-Bee Dog Treats.
The name is derived from our Sailship Therapy dogs Benson and Trudie
Trainees create and package the biscuits ready for sale.
Click HERE to see out full list of flavours
Sailship Sweet Treats
Have a go at making scrummy sweet treats to include our 'deliciously moreish' fudges and learn our recipes for baking biscuits/scones/cakes etc.
We also have the opportunity for you to have a go at serving out customers at one of our Elevensies or Afternoon Tea events