Current Vacancies

Part-time Plant Doctor - Paradise Park

Job Description: We are looking for someone with extensive horticultural knowledge, who would like to share their passion with our customers, advising them on all aspects of gardening including pest identification and control. This is a weekend role, working 10-4pm on Saturdays and Sundays in our busy plant area.

Previous Experience: a horticultural background is essential for this role.

Duration: Every Saturday and Sunday from 10-4pm

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Further Details: Please apply online or contact Mark Curtis on 01273 512123 for further information.


Nursery Assistant - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for a hardworking and enthusiastic person to join our busy nursery team at South Downs Nurseries.

Previous Experience: The successful candidate will ideally have a good horticultural knowledge and PA1 & PA6 qualifications. Previous experience working on a nursery desirable but not essential.

Duration: Full-time with alternate weekend working rota

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Further Details: Thank you for taking the time to complete an application form. We will contact you again if you are shortlisted for interview. All enquiries to Michelle Renwick on 01273 845232. 


Coffee Shop Assistant – Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for an enthusiastic & hard working person with proven customer service skills to work in our coffee shop.

Previous Experience: Previous experience preferred in the catering sector but full training will be given.

Duration: Full time with weekend working rota

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Further Details: Thank you for taking the time to complete an application form. We will contact you again if you are shortlisted for interview. All enquiries to Nick Ludford or Paul Smythe on 01403 710000.


Weekend Cleaner - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for a weekend cleaner to work every Saturday and Sunday morning.

Previous Experience: Previous cleaning experience preferred but not essential as full training will be given.

Duration: Every Saturday and Sunday morning, 8-12

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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Further Details: All enquiries to Steve Parsons or Sarah O'Brien on 01273 845232 or email your completed application form to careers@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Sales Manager - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: Due to increasing sales, we are looking for a Sales Manager to take responsibility for achieving set targets for the department whilst acting as a coach and role model to a small team. The role covers our indoor & outdoor furniture & BBQ departments. Your leadership will ensure our customers always enjoy a positive experience when interacting with you and your sales team. You’ll oversee sales floor presentation standards and compliance whilst orchestrating activities to drive sales and KPIs.

Previous Experience: Previous sales and leadership experience is essential for this role. Full product training will be provided.

Duration: Full time with alternate weekend working rota

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Further Details: Thank you for taking the time to complete an application form. We will contact you if you are shortlisted for interview. For further information, please speak to Paul Smythe on 01403 710000.
 


Plant Area Assistant Manager - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: Due to increasing plant sales, we are looking for a Plant Area Assistant Manager to join our existing outdoor plant teams at Old Barn Garden Centre. You will be responsible for assisting the Plant Area Manager in the day to day running of the plant area department. You will need a good knowledge of plants, and be able to help and advise customers on a wide variety of gardening topics. You will need to be able to organise deliveries and display and merchandise plants in a fast-paced environment. You will need to be able to organise a team to ensure that the department is always covered by yourself or colleagues to provide excellent customer service and plant care.

Previous Experience: This role would suit both someone already in the garden centre trade or alternatively, an experienced manager with good horticultural knowledge.

Duration: Full time with alternate weekend rota

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Further Details: Thank you for taking the time to complete an application form. We will contact you again if you are shortlisted for interview. For further information, please speak to Paul Smythe on 01403 710000.


Barista - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic person to work as a barista in our busy coffee shop & restaurant at South Downs Nurseries.

Previous Experience: Previous barista experience preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

Duration: Full time with weekend working rota

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Further Details: Thank you for taking the time to complete an application form. We will contact you if you are shortlisted for an interview. For futher information, please call 01273 845232 and ask to speak to Rosie or Katie in the Coffee Shop.