Job Vacancies at Charlbury Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Charlbury Garden Centre. We are always looking for new talent to join our team so if you think you would like to work for this forward thinking family owned business then why not apply for one of the job roles below. You can apply for jobs by sending in your CV to the addresses provided in the job descriptions.

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Assistant Restaurant Manager

Full Time – 45 hours per week – including weekends

We are looking for an experienced Assistant Restaurant Manager with both a passion for creating excellent food and the organisational skills to successfully run a busy restaurant and kitchen. The successful candidate will be both a positive and creative individual, who has a passion and an ability for creating good food and promoting excellent customer service. You must be enthusiastic and wish to pro-actively develop the business. This is a hands on role where team work and communication is vital.

As the Assistant Restaurant Manager you must be highly organised, results driven and have excellent overall front of house and kitchen management competencies.

Duties Include:

Manage team of staff
Staff Rotas
Stock rotation and ordering
Food Hygiene
Menu planning
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness and adhering to our strict company policy
Maintain excellent standards of guest service.
Maintain and monitor the highest standards of hygiene and Health & Safety in accordance with all statutory, legal and company requirements.

Requirements of the Role: 

Level 2 basic food hygiene
Thorough understanding of allergens and food safety
Excellent communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Knowledge of HACCP
Professionalism and reliability
Remains calm under pressure
Good time management

What we Offer:

Benefits include free car parking and staff discount at our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to  Gareth Crocker, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Thursday 5th August 2021

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Restaurant Supervisor

(Full Time – 40 hours per week – including weekends)

We are looking for a Restaurant Supervisor with a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry.  This is a very hands-on role and as such you will need to work to a very high standard and be proactive, highly motivated, organised and results driven with good communication skills. You will be working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Previous experience in a supervisory role within the hospitality industry is essential.  You should also have relevant kitchen experience as well as Front of House and Back of House skills.

You will be required to work some weekends and bank holidays and must be flexible during busy holiday/peak periods and be available for overtime. There are no evenings or split shifts.

Duties include:

To establish and maintain excellent standards of guest service
Manage small team of staff
Assist with stock taking
Plan staff rotas
Deputise in the Restaurant Manager’s absence
Adhere to company policies and ensure that these are fully communicated to all team members
To establish and maintain the highest standards of hygiene in accordance with Health & Safety

Skills required:

Excellent customer service skills
Strong FoH and BoH skills
Computer literate
Barista experience
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Adhering to company policies

What we offer:

Benefits include free car parking and staff discount at our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast-growing company and forward-thinking team, we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to:  Gareth Crocker, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Thursday 5th August 2021

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Cleaner

(Part Time – 15 hours per week working mornings)

We are currently looking to recruit a Cleaner at our Garden Centre at Charlbury Garden Centre.  Experience in a similar role is essential.

Duties will include but not be limited to:

Cleaning and maintaining shop floor, restaurant and customer toilets.
Ensuring all areas are cleaned to a high standard
Be responsible for cleaning materials and stock.
Re-order cleaning stock when required.

Skills required:

Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Work well under pressure
Professionalism and reliability
Good time management
Able to work using own initiative
Flexible and adaptable
Hardworking and diligent

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include free car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV to:  Tony Yates, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Friday 29th June 2021