Job Application Form

Job Details


Insert job name and hours available

Working Hours

Personal Details

Permanent Address *
Home telephone No. *
Mobile telephone No.
Email Address *
Temporary Address (inc dates)
Home telephone No.
Mobile telephone No.
Email Address
Source of introduction
National Insurance Number

Do you require a work permit?*

Do you have a driving licence?*

Licence Number

Car Owner?*

Have you ever been disqualified?*

Any outstanding points?*

Date of birth (if under school leaving age)
Place of birth

If you have any relatives or know any person employed by the Tates Group or Tates of Sussex Garden Centres, please give name:

Have you ever applied for a position with the Tates Group or Tates of Sussex Garden Centres? If yes, please state when, where and what position

If you have worked for the Tates Group or Tates of Sussex Garden Centres before, please enter location, position and date.

Please give name, address and telephone number of next of kin or person to be contacted in case of emergency*

Why are you applying for this position?*

What qualities will you bring to the position you are applying for?*


Include all examinations taken from the age of 15 - Irrespective of results

Dates from - toName of School/CollegeDate of ExamsSubject, Level & Result

Higher/Further Education / Apprenticeships / Training Courses

Dates from - toUniversity/College/WorkplaceCourse Title / SubjectFinal Qualifications obtained


What is your proudest accomplishment to date and why?*

What are your main hobbies, interest or sport?*

Present Employment

Full name and address of employer
Nature of business
Starting date
Starting wage
Present wage
Min wage required
Notice required
Current position and description of duties
Why do you want to leave?

Previous Employment

Include ALL previous employment with no omissions & full address details. Use a separate sheet if necessary.

Include start & end dates, employer name & addresses, nature of busines, position, reason for leaving and salary at leaving.

If you are currently unemployed, please give the reason why your last employment ended?

If you have had any period of unemployment lasting more than one month, please explain the reasons?


Please give names and addresses of two references, including present employment, if applicable. Testimonials or references from friends and relatives are not acceptable. If you have not been previously employed, give one character reference and one educational reference.

Email Address
Email Address

Criminal Convictions

Have you ever been convicted of/cautioned for a Criminal Offence?*

If “YES” please give details below (Under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 spent convictions need not be declared)


Do you have any impairment or are you currently seeing a medical practitioner for any impairment that may affect your ability to carry out heavy manual handling or other duties intrinsic to working in a garden centre?


Have you ever been made redundant or dismissed?*

If you were dismissed, please give the reason

Do you have any part time jobs?*

Have you any other commitments that limit your working hours?*

If “YES” please give details

Please state your availability

Time From
Time To

Can you work extra hours during School / College holidays?*

Have you any holiday commitments?*

If “YES” please give details

Declaration by applicant