Current Vacancies

Part-time Giftware Assistant - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for someone to join our expanding gift team at South Downs Nurseries, working 24 hours a week, including alternate weekends. This varied role involves customer service and merchandising duties across the general gift, toys, cookshop and clothing departments.

Previous Experience: Previous retail experience preferable but full training will be given.

Duration: Part-time, 24 hours a week with alternate weekends

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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Further Details: All enquiries to Craig Brookwell or Sarah O'Brien on 01273 845232, or send your completed application form to careers@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Santa - South Downs Nurseries or Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking to recruit a jolly and enthusiastic Santa to work in our charity grotto at either South Downs Nurseries or Old Barn Garden Centre from late November. If you think you have what it takes, please contact Clive at The Budding Foundation: clive@thebuddingfoundation.co.uk

Duration: Weekday shifts still available

Salary: To be discussed at interview

Further Details: Our grottos are operated by The Budding Foundation (Charity number 115335), raising funds to help disadvantaged young people. The role of Santa is a paid role. For more information or to apply, contact Clive@thebuddingfoundation.co.uk 


Volunteer Elves - South Downs Nurseries or Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: The Budding Foundation are looking for several new elves to join their team of volunteers, supporting this year's charity grotto at South Downs Nurseries. The charity are also opening a brand new grotto at Old Barn Garden Centre for 2019. Last year, funds raised at South Downs Nurseries alone exceeded £23,000 and 100% of this will be spent supporting children and young people in Sussex.

Previous Experience: No previous experience required, but a love of Christmas is essential! Even if you can only spare a few hours or a few days, please get in touch with us.

Duration: Weekends and some weekday afternoons in November and December. Even if you only have a few hours to spare, please get in touch!

Salary: This is an unpaid voluntary role

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Further Details: Please complete an application form and email it to the head elf: clive@thebuddingfoundation.co.uk.