Careers

Do you enjoy working in a fast paced, busy environment? Are you out-going with a happy, positive attitude. If so, you may be the ideal person to join our team in one of the following roles:-

Studley Garden Centre

Soft Play Barn Team Leader - Full-time

We are looking for an enthusiastic, bubbly and confident person to join us in our exciting new venture as we get ready to open open our all new Soft Play Barn and party rooms.

The ideal candidate will be used to dealing with children and preferably have some catering experience. A Food Hygiene Certificate would be an advantage although training can be provided.

You will responsible for the day to day running of the Soft Play Barn, which includes selling entry tickets, preparing and serving drinks, liaising with parents and organising party events whilst ensuring our standards of cleanliness and safety are adhered to at all times.

In addition to the day to day role you will also require an enthusiam to develop both the new facility and party rooms.

This is a full-time position working a 6/4 rota including alternate weekends and having a fixed day off in the week.

Finally, a great sense of humour is absolutely essential as we are a small, hard working team that takes the job seriously but aims to enjoy every moment and make sure our customer do too.

If you are keen to join us at the start of this new venture then please send your C.V. and cover letter to bel.d@hillviewgc.co.uk

Closing date for applications is Monday 31st October 2016.


Catering/Soft Play Barn Assistant - Part-time

We are looking for someone to work in our busy cafe and new Soft Play Barn. This is a hands on role working in all areas of the cafe, serving drinks, taking orders, cash handling and, of course, excellent customer care at all times.

The ideal candidate will preferably have some catering experience and a Food Hygiene Certificate would be an advantage although training can be given.

Finally, a great sense of humour is absolutely essential as we are a small, hard working team that takes the job seriously but aims to enjoy every moment and make sure our customer do too.

If you are keen to join us then please send your C.V. and cover letter to bel.d@hillviewgc.co.uk

Closing date for applications is Monday 31st October 2016.



Hilltop Garden Store

Indoor Retail Assistant - Full-time

We are looking for a full time retail assistant, with previous retail experience and good customer service skills.

You will be involved mainly, but not exclusively, within the garden centre shop and till areas; ideally you will have a good eye for merchandising and display.

This is a full time position working on a 6/4 rota and you will be working alternate weekends and have a fixed day off in the week.

 

Outdoor Retail Assistant - Full-time

We are looking for a full time retail assistant, with previous retail experience and good customer service skills.

You will be involved mainly, but not exclusively, in our busy outdoor Plant Area and will be assisting the team with all day to day duties, including, but not limited, to plant care, stoneware, compost and tills. Ideally you will have a good plant knowledge.

You will need to be fit as lifting is involved with compost, hard landscaping products. Fork lift truck license ideally.

This is a full time position working on a 6/4 rota, you will be working alternate weekends and have a fixed day off in the week.

If you are interested in applying for any of the above roles, please email your CV, current salary and cover letter to manager@hilltopgc.co.uk

 


Newton Regis Garden Store

Delivery Driver - Full-time

Based at Newton Regis Garden Store but also delivering for 2 of our other stores. Clean driving license. Early starts may be required and some weekend working. This full time position is based on a Wednesday – Saturday working rota 7am - 6pm with possibility of overtime on other days during peak season.

Responsibilities include delivering orders to our local customers and delivering stock to and on behalf our group of 10 garden centres. You will work from our Newton Regis Centre.

The successful candidate will ideally have previous delivery experience (light goods) with excellent customer service skills.

If you are interested in applying for any of the above roles, please email your CV, current salary and cover letter to Paul.w@studleygardencentre.co.uk

 


Littleheath Garden Store

Outdoor Retail Assistant - Full-time

We are looking for a full time retail assistant, with previous retail experience and good customer service skills.

You will be involved mainly, but not exclusively, in our busy outdoor Plant Area and will be assisting the team with all day to day duties, including, but not limited, to plant care, stoneware, compost and tills. Ideally you will have a good plant knowledge.

You will need to be fit as lifting is involved with compost, hard landscaping products. Fork lift truck license ideally.

This is a full time position working on a 6/4 rota, you will be working alternate weekends and have a fixed day off in the week.

Driver - Full-time

This is a full-time position working an alternate Saturday/Sunday rota and a day off during the week. There is a possibility of overtime on other days during peak season.

Responsibilities include delivering orders to our local customers and delivering stock to and on behalf of our group of 10 garden centres.

This position is based at our Littleheath Garden Centre near Bromsgrove.

The successful candidate will ideally have previous delivery experience (light goods) with excellent customer service skills.

Warehouse Assistant - Full-time

We are looking for a full-time warehouse assistant for our Littleheath Garden Centre.

This is a full-time position working a 6/4 rota including alternate weekends and having a fixed day off in the week.

Duties will include:-

  • Receiving and checking in deliveries from our suppliers and ensuring they are ready for the shop floor
  • Picking and packing orders for our online store
  • Liaising with both the garden centre and website teams to meet deadlines
  • Making deliveries to our customers at least one day a week and for holiday cover where necessary
  • Keeping the warehouse clean and tidy
  • A Forklift licence would be an advantage though it is not essential. Some heavy lifting will be involved.

 

This is a fast-paced, busy environment that requires someone who works well on their own and as part of a team.

If you are interested in applying for any of the above roles, please email your CV, current salary and cover letter to Pete.b@hillviewgc.co.uk

 


Studley Green Garden Store

Cook - Full Time

We have a full time position available with no evening work and every second weekend off plus a set day off in the week. Hours of work will normally be between 8.30am and 5.30pm.

Ideally would suit candidates who are able to work as part of a team and on their own initiative.

We are looking for someone who wants to learn from the team we already have in place to further their own knowledge and experience.

Duties will include veg prep, making scones and muffins, preparing soups, cooking specials and food to order. Ordering stock, cleaning and tidying the kitchen.

If you would like to be a part of our future, please send your C.V. and cover letter to: Belinda Darnell - (Group Catering Manager) at Bel.D@hillviewgc.co.uk