Job Vacancies at Shipley Park Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Shipley Park 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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Cooks

Part Time  25 hours per week- including weekends

Flexible

British Garden Centres are looking for Cooks to bring your ideas and talents to our fast-growing company of over 60 Centres and growing. If you are looking for a role where you are given the opportunity to take pride in your work, where you can create your own ideas for specials and home baking, then we would love to hear from you.

What we offer:

No evening work, split shifts or unsociable hours, year-round business.
Security of working in a well-established expanding family business.
Rate of pay negotiable, dependent upon skills and experience.
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day & Easter Sunday
50% meal discount at any BGC restaurant & 20% discount at any BGC store, discount rates available at our Leisure Park - www.woodthorpeleisurepark.co.uk

Skills needed:

Experience of working in a busy kitchen
Creative at making dishes but also able to work to specs
Experience of cooking carvery is an advantage
Knowledge of HACCP
Able to manage multiple orders
Professionalism and reliability
Remain calm under pressure
Good time management
Level 2 basic food hygiene is an advantage

Duties include:

The taking of deliveries
Food preparation
Producing specials
Prepare, cook, and present food quickly and efficiently to a high standard
Monitor portion size and waste

If you have passion, can work equally well as part of a team or independently, are up for a challenge and thrive in a fast-paced work environment, then we would love you to become part of our work family.

To apply:

 Please send your CV to:

Thomas Waller  -Regional  Restaurant Manager

restaurantshipleypark@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Wednesday 31st August 2022    

Due to the high volume of applications, we will only contact you if your application is successful.

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Kitchen Assistants

Part Time – 16  hours per week –Including Weekends  flexible

We are looking for Kitchen 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.  A good working knowledge of till systems is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

You will need to be flexible as weekdays as well as weekend days may be required.  Additional hours may be available if required.

What we offer:

 Benefits include onsite car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. www.woodthorpeleisurepark.co.uk

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.

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

Main Duties:

 General kitchen duties
Cleaning/clearing tables
Pot wash
Serving customers
Basic food preparation
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Adhering to company policies

To apply:

 Please send your CV to:

Thomas Waller, Regional  Restaurant Manager

restaurantshipleypark@britishgardencentres.com

 Applications close – Wednesday 31st August 2022

 If you’re application is successful, someone from the management team will be in touch with you.

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Seasonal Christmas Assistants

Part Time hours– Including weekends

Weekends  hours

Temporary Contract

We are currently looking for Seasonal Christmas Assistants to work in this fast paced, exciting, and very customer focused department. The successful candidates will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills with a positive “can do” attitude, plus a keen eye for detail.

Please note that you will be required to work weekends with this role, and some late nights.

 What we offer:

Benefits include free car parking and staff discounts for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. www.woodthorpeleisurepark.co.uk

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.

The successful candidate will be:

Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a drive to succeed
Able to work using own initiative
Possess creative flair
Ensuring the highest standards of merchandising and inventory control are maintained.

Accountable for providing great customer service and have a keen eye for detail around the customers’ experience in your department.

 Duties will include:

Helping to set up our Christmas department
Pricing, displaying & merchandising of a variety of products
Quality customer service.
General daily housekeeping
Assisting customers with their purchases

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 Simon Fox, Centre Manager

sfox@britihgardencentres.com

Applications close – Tuesday 30th  August 2022

 Due to the high volume of applications, we will only contact you if your application is successful.

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