Job Vacancies at Harrogate Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Harrogate 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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Restaurant  Supervisor

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

We are looking for a Supervisor with a passion and flair for the 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 periods.

Duties include:

To establish and maintain excellent standards of guest service
Manage small team of staff
Assist with stock taking
Plan staff rotas & Menu development
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
Cooking and Baking

Skills required:

Excellent customer service skills
Strong FoH and BoH skills
Able to work on one’s own initiative
Barista experience essential
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Level 2 Basic Food Hygiene
Adhering to company policies

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: Thomas Waller, Restaurant Regional Manager

Peter Williams, Garden Centre Manager

twaller@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Wednesday 26th January 2022

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Catering Assistant

(Part Time – 20 hours per week- including weekends)


We are looking for 2 x Catering Assistants who have 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.

You should have relevant kitchen experience as well as Front of House and Back of House skills.

A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Main Duties:

Taking food orders
Making coffees
Customer service
Till operation
General kitchen duties
Basic food preparation
Occasional cooking duties

Skills required:

Excellent customer service skills
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

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:  Thomas Waller, Regional Restaurant Manager

recruitmentharrogate@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Friday 5th November 2021