Job Vacancies at East Durham Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at East Durham 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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Kitchen Assistant

(Full Time – 30 hours per week – including weekends)

 We are looking for a Full time Kitchen Assistant who has a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry.  This is a very hands-on role and as such you will need to 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.  A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Main Duties:

 General kitchen duties

Cleaning/clearing tables

Pot wash
Serving customers
Basic food preparation
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Adhering to company policies

Skills required:

Excellent customer service skills
Level 2 Basic Food and Hygiene
Able to work on own initiative or as part of a team
Good communication skills
Professional and reliable
Remain calm under pressure
Fully flexible with days and hours worked to meet business needs
Experience working in a busy kitchen

What we offer:

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 and cover letter to: Nicola Glaister, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

 Applications close – Wednesday 6th  October 2021