Current Vacancies

Part-time Sales Assistant - South Downs Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for someone to join our team on the shop floor. Duties will include till and general shop floor work.

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

Duration: Part-time 24 hrs a week.

Salary: To be discussed at interview.

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Further Details:

All enquiries apply online at careers@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Seasonal Part-time Sales Assistant - South Downs Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for someone to join our team on the shop floor. Duties will include till and general shop floor work over the Christmas period.

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

Duration: Saturday & Sundays.

Salary: To be discussed at interview.

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Further Details: All enquiries apply online at careers@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Plant Sales Manager - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are growing our business and are looking for a Plant Sales Manager to develop a new plant area at Old Barn Garden Centre. Relocation package available.

Previous Experience: This role would suit: A knowledgeable and enthusiastic amateur gardener with a management background. An experienced landscape designer with previous management experience. A horticultural manager looking for a challenge to develop our plant sales.

Duration: Full time with weekend working rota

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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Further Details: All enquiries to Paul Smythe or apply online at careers@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Security Person – all stores

Job Description: Security Person – all stores We are looking for a person to join our security team on a fixed term seasonal contract until 10th January 2020. Duties will include: • Plain clothed security patrols, • Maintaining and monitoring our CCTV systems, • Dealing with shoplifters and offenders, • Administrative duties to facilitate the issue of exclusion orders and civil recovery claims. • Staff awareness training. • Premises security. Applicants must possess good communication skills and confidence. You should have good to knowledge of CCTV systems and cameras including the ability to troubleshoot local camera issues. Good written skills and the ability operate basic Microsoft office programmes is essential.

Previous Experience: Retail security experience is desirable but not essential.

Duration: 20 to 30 Hours Per week, Fixed term seasonal contract. Hours flexible, but will include alternate weekend working.

Salary: To be discussed in interview.

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Further Details: For further information about the role contact security@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Salesperson – Paradise Park

Job Description: Salesperson required in our Outdoor Leisure Department.

Previous Experience: Applicants should have proven face to face sales skills in a retail environment. Full training will be given on our product range.

Duration: Full time & Part time positions available.

Salary: To be discussed at interview.

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Further Details: Further Details: All enquiries apply online at careers@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Plant Area Supervisor - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for a full time Plant Area Supervisor to join our existing outdoor plant team at South Downs Nurseries. We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working person with a passion for plants.

Previous Experience: A horticultural background is essential for this role. It may also suit a keen amateur gardener with good people management skills, who is looking for a career change.

Duration: Full time with alternate weekend rota

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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


Plant Area Supervisor - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for a full time Plant Area Supervisor to join our existing outdoor plant team at Old Barn Garden Centre. We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working person with a passion for plants.

Previous Experience: A horticultural background is essential for this role. It may also suit a keen amateur gardener with good people management skills, who is looking for a career change.

Duration: Full time with alternate weekend rota

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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Further Details: All enquiries to Paul Smythe at Old Barn Garden Centre or send your completed application form to careers@tatesgardencentres.co.uk


Warehouse Manager - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for an enthusiastic hardworking person with good numeracy and communication skills to run our warehouse. You will be responsible for the prompt, efficient and accurate booking in of deliveries and the everyday warehousing storage and distribution of bulk goods, with a small team reporting to you. This position involves the use of IT systems, so everyday computer competency is essential.

Previous Experience: Previous warehouse experience is essential to this role.

Duration: Full time working Monday - Friday

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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


Seasonal Driver - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for a driver to join our team to help with deliveries over the festive period. This is a temporary position with an immediate start.

Previous Experience: A full clean driving is required.

Duration: This is a temporary position.

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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


Part-time Santa - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for a Santa to work 6 weekend mornings in December 8-11am at Old Barn Garden Centre. 7th/8th/14th/15th/21st/22nd December.

Duration: Weekend shifts 8-11am

Salary: To be discussed at interview

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Further Details: This position is working directly for Tates of Sussex as part of our Breakfast with Santa events and is not connected to the charity grotto that is run by The Budding Foundation Charity.

Please email paul.smythe@tatesgardencentres.co.uk if you are interested in applying for this role.