Job vacancies at Tansley Barn Garden Centre. Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Tansley Barn 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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Till Assistant

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

 We are currently looking for a Till Assistant to work in our fast paced and very customer focused Centre as well as our busy Farm Shop. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills with a positive “can do” attitude plus a keen eye for detail.

This is a very hands on role and as such you will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised and have good communication skills. Previous retail/customer service experience preferred, however full training will be provided where necessary.

Duties Include:

Till operation
Taking Cash and Card Payments
Assisting customers with their purchases
Quality customer service.
General housekeeping and maintaining a tidy Till area
Order stock/produce from local suppliers

Requirements of the Role:

Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Work well under pressure
Professionalism and reliability
Good time management
Excellent customer service skills
Flexible in terms of days and hours worked to meet the business needs

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include free car parking and staff discounts 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:  Jane Darley, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Monday 17th May 2021

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Plant Supervisor

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

We are currently seeking a candidate to join our horticultural team at Tansley Barn Garden Centre.

Working in the plant area this is a high volume environment with a fast turnaround. The successful candidate should be physically fit as this is a very hands on role and some heavy lifting may be required. A good knowledge of plants is essential to the role as is good customer service and a high standard of visual merchandising.

Knowledge and experience of plants/horticulture is essential to the role.

Main Duties:

Managing a team of staff
Planning staff rotas.
Plant maintenance and care
Pricing, displaying & merchandising a variety of products
Giving guidance and advice to customers with their purchases
Adhering to company policies.
Quality customer service
General daily housekeeping

Skills required:

Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Work well under pressure
Professionalism and reliability
Good time management
Excellent customer service skills
Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a drive to succeed
Able to work using own initiative
Flexible working hours to meet the business needs.

What We Offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits include free car parking and staff discounts 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 with a cover letter to:  Jane Darley, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Friday 7th May 2021

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Seasonal Assistants

(Part Time – 24-30 hours per week - including weekends)

Temporary contracts available for 3 months

We are currently looking for 2 x Seasonal Assistants to work in this fast paced, exciting and very customer focused department. You will be highly motivated, approachable and have excellent people skills with a positive “can do” attitude, plus a keen eye for detail.

The successful candidates should be physically fit as some heavy lifting may be required.  Experience in retail is desirable to the role as is good customer service, however, full training will be provided where necessary.  A good knowledge of plants would also be an advantage.

Duties will include:

Pricing, displaying & merchandising stock
Replenishing stock
Customer service
Till operation
Assisting customers with their purchases
Marshalling queue systems
General housekeeping

Requirements of the role:

Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Work well under pressure
Professionalism and reliability
Good time management
Excellent customer service skills
Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a drive to succeed
Able to work using own initiative
Provide excellent customer service.
Flexible working hours to meet the business needs.

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 Darley, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Monday 19th April 2021