Job Vacancies at Wimborne Garden Centre

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Wimborne 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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Weekend Catering Assistant

(Part Time –4 hours per week)

We are looking for a Catering 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.

Previous catering experience is preferred.  The successful applicants should be flexible to at weekends.

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

Main Duties:

Taking food orders
Making coffees (training provided)
Running food
Till operation
Kitchen duties
Pot wash

Skills required:

Barista experience would be helpful
Excellent customer service skills
Maintaining high standards of cleanliness
Barista experience preferred
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:  Gemma Dennett, Restaurant Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Friday 24th September 2021

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Seasonal Assistants

(2x Part Time – 15 hours per week – including weekends)

Temporary contract for 6 weeks

We are currently looking for two Seasonal Assistants to join our large Garden Centre Group. As an integral part of the team you will work in all areas of the Centre.  You will be required to assist through Autumn and into our Christmas launch. 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.  Would suit someone who loves the Christmas spirit!

Duties include:

Pricing, displaying & merchandising a variety of products
Assisting customers with their purchases
Till operation
Plant care and maintenance
Plant watering
General housekeeping
Quality customer service

 Requirements of the role:

You will have a right first-time approach and a can-do attitude
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
Fully flexible in terms of hours and days worked

What We Offer:

Benefits include free car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as 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: Rebecca Bartlett, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Thursday 23rd  September  2021

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Cleaner

(Part Time – 10 hours per week – including weekends)

We are currently looking to recruit a Cleaner at our Garden Centre at Wimborne Garden Centre.  Experience in a similar role is preferred but not essential.

Duties will include but not be limited to:

Cleaning and maintaining shop floor, restaurant and customer toilets.
Ensuring all areas are cleaned to a high standard
Customer service
Be responsible for cleaning materials and stock.
Re-order cleaning stock when required.

Skills required:

Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team
Work well under pressure
Professionalism and reliability
Good time management
Able to work using own initiative
Flexible and adaptable
Hardworking and diligent

What we offer:

We offer great benefits including free car parking and staff discounts for our Garden Centres and Restaurants 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 to:  Rebecca Bartlett, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications Close – Monday 23rd August 2021