Job vacancies at Louth Garden Centre. Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Louth 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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Carvery Chef

 (Part Time – 24 hours per week – including weekends)

We are looking for a person 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 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. Experience in a similar role in a similar environment is essential. A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Duties include:

Prepare, cook and present food quickly and efficiently to a high standard
Work safely around the kitchen equipment
Maintain accurate food ordering and stock levels
Assist in keeping the kitchen clean, hygienic and tidy at all times
Monitor portion size and waste
Preparation of carvery
Cleaning of carvery

Skills needed:

Experience of working in a kitchen
Knowledge of carvery
Excellent communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Knowledge of HACCP
Knowledge of allergens, meat weights and portion control
Professionalism and reliability.
Remains calm under pressure
Good time management
Level 2 basic food hygiene

Job Type:

The successful candidate must be able to cover shifts and be able to adapt to both kitchen and front of house when needed.  As a family run business we understand the importance of work/ life balance so our working hours for chefs mean no evening work or split shifts are required.

What we Offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, up to 28 days holiday (FT) and staff discounts across all of our brands including 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: Charlotte Broxholme, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Wednesday 16th September 2020

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Front of House Assistant

(Part Time – 24 hours per week – including weekends)


We are looking for a person 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 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 similar role in a similar environment is essential.  A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Duties include:

Till operation
Waiting tables
Taking customer orders
Serving food
Making hot drinks
Clearing and cleaning duties

Skills required:

Excellent customer service skills
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Adhering to company policies
Must be available to work weekends

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, up to 28 days holiday (FT) and staff discounts across all of our brands including 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: Charlotte Broxholme, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Wednesday 16th September 2020

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Garden Centre Assistant

(Part Time – 8-16 hours per week – working weekends)

We are currently looking for 2 x Garden Centre Assistants to join our large Garden Centre Group. As an integral part of the team you will work in all areas of the Centre.  The successful candidates should be physically fit as this is a very hands on role. Experience in retail is desirable to the role as is good customer service, however, full training will be provided where necessary.

Duties include:

Pricing, displaying & merchandising of a variety of products
Assisting customers with their purchases
Till operation
Stock replenishment
General housekeeping
Quality customer service

Requirements of the role:

Must be fully flexible and able to work weekends
Possibility of flexing up during busy periods
You will have a right first-time approach and a can-do attitude
Excellent customer care skills

What We Offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, 28 days holiday (FT) and staff discounts across all of our brands including 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: Jane Allen-Chilman, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Wednesday 16th September 2020

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Delivery Driver

(Part Time – 32 hours per week – including weekends)

We are currently seeking a Delivery Driver to join our team at Louth Garden Centre.

Working in the garden centre as well as delivering goods to customers around the local garden centres within the Group, this is a very varied position. The successful candidate should be physically fit as this is a very hands on role. Experience in retail is essential to the role as is good customer service.

The successful candidate will:

Hold a full, clean driving licence
Be experienced in a retail environment
Have good customer care skills
Be eligible to drive a Luton van
Be able to schedule customer deliveries efficiently
Be flexible as some weekend working will be required

As the role includes a variety of tasks training will be provided where necessary.

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include a pension, up to 28 days holiday (FT) and staff discounts across all of our brands including 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: Jane Allen-Chilman, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Wednesday 16th September 2020