Job vacancies at Winnersh Garden Centre. Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at Winnersh 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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Chef/Cook

 (24hrs per week)

 We are looking for a person with a passion and flair for the restaurant and catering industry. This is a very hands on role 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.

Your responsibilities will 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

Skills needed:

Cooking

Excellent communications skills and able to work as part of a team

Professionalism and reliability

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. What can we offer you? As a family run business we understand the importance of work life balance, 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, 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 covering letter to Kenny Clarke – Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close – Friday 17th November 2019

 

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Christmas Staff Required

(Temporary Seasonal Positions)

Yes it’s time to ‘deck the halls’ (well the garden centre at least). The popular Christmas displays delight thousands of customers every year and are home to some fantastic brands and some unique gift ideas. And we are recruiting now!

We are currently looking for temporary seasonal Christmas Sales Assistants to work in this fast paced and very customer focused department. 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. Please note that you will be required to work weekends.

Duties will include:

Pricing, displaying & merchandising of Christmas products.
Quality customer service.
General Daily Housekeeping
Creating visually inspiring displays
Providing excellent customer service on the sales floor

What we Offer:

In return we offer a very competitive salary and a magical working environment set in a beautiful location.

To apply:

If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our growing company and forward thinking team.

Please send your CV and a covering letter to Kenny Clarke, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Quoting “Christmas Staff” – Applications close – Friday 15th November 2019

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Plant Department Horticultural Assistant

(16-32 hours per week)

 

We are currently seeking a candidate to join our horticultural team.  Working in the plant area this is a high volume environment with fast a turnaround. The successful candidate should be physically fit as this is a very hands on role. A good knowledge of plants is essential to the role as is good customer service and a high standard of visual merchandising.

The successful candidate will possess either a horticultural qualification, will be in training or had practical horticultural experience, to include:

Plant Identification

Able to identify pests and diseases

Knowledge of Plant Husbandry

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 a covering letter to Kenny Clarke, Centre Manager

[email protected]

Applications close - Friday 15th November 2019