Current Vacancies

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 & South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: Due to increasing plant sales, we are looking for two Plant Area Assistant Managers to join our existing outdoor plant teams at Old Barn Garden Centre & South Downs Nurseries. 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 for Old Barn or Steve Parsons on 01273 845232 for South Downs. 


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.
 


Part-time Cashier - South Downs Nurseries

Job Description: We are looking for someone with a friendly and helpful attitude to work part time, mainly on our tills. Other duties will include stock replenishment and helping to keep some areas clean and tidy.

Previous Experience: Retail experience preferable but full training given.

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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 further information, please speak to Sarah O'Brien on 01273 845232. 


Office Manager - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: You will be responsible for all aspects of our back of house admin, including raising purchase orders, booking in stock, invoicing, daily cash reconciliation, telephone customer service, as well as some occasional customer facing time.

Previous Experience: Ideally the successful candidate will have worked in a retail administration role before, but full training will be given.

Duration: Monday to Friday

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Further Details: Thank you for taking the time to complete an application form. We will contact you again if you progress to the interview stage. For further information about this role, please contact Paul Smythe on 01403 710000. 


Full or Part-time Sales Person - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We have a full time and a part time position available for two salespeople to join our team at Old Barn Garden Centre, selling furniture and barbecues.

Previous Experience: The successful applicant will be self motivated with good communication skills, be polite and helpful & have a positive attitude. Full training given on product range.

Duration: Full time or part 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 an interview. For further information about this role, please contact Paul Smythe on 01403 710000.


Full-time Indoor Sundries Assistant - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for hardworking and enthusiastic person to join our team, working on the shop floor within our indoor sundries department.

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

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 progress to the interview stage. For further information about this role, please contact Paul Smythe on 01403 710000. 


Full-time Outdoor Sundries Assistant – Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for someone to work in our Outdoor Sundries Department (composts/pots/paving etc). This role will include heavy lifting, keeping the area clean & tidy, merchandising stock and preparing point of sale.

Previous Experience: A keen eye for detail is required with excellent presentation & customer service skills.

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 progress to the interview stage. For further information about this role, please contact Paul Smythe on 01403 710000. 


Plant Area Assistants - Old Barn Garden Centre

Job Description: We are looking for a Plant Area Assistant to work in our expanding plant area at Old Barn Garden Centre to provide a high standard of presentation, plant care and customer service.

Previous Experience: Previous retail experience and a basic knowledge of plants would be beneficial but we would also consider someone with an interest in plants who was keen to learn.

Duration: Full time or part time opportunities available.

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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.