Careers

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Our Vision

First and foremost, we are a family business that views people as the heart of everything we do and see our colleagues as our key strength and point of difference.

We are a completely unique and constantly developing garden centre priding ourselves on our history, quality of product and friendly, personal service.

We are always on the lookout for individuals passionate about their work, with a friendly disposition and a willingness to learn and make a difference in a fast paced and challenging industry.

Currently available positions in each department are listed below. Can’t see a role that suits you? Don’t worry, we regularly update the list so be sure to check both this page and our social media channels frequently.

Our Benefits

28 days paid annual leave (including bank holidays)


Pension scheme


Colleague discount scheme


Free car parking

Vacancies

Weekend Assistant

Department:
Giftware
Roles:

We are looking to recruit retail assistants to work the key weekend trading days within our busy giftware department. In this position successful applicants will be responsible for the general day to day running of the giftshop, with specific roles primarily focusing on till work.

Hours:

Saturday and/or Sunday

Salary:

National Minimum Wage

Contract:
Flexible
Requirements:

Applicants must be friendly honest and reliable, with excellent customer service skills. Flexibility, with the ability to work alone or as part of a larger team is key, with previous experience in a fast paced retail environment being highly desirable but not essential.

This position is ideal for young people and students.

Apply:

Please send your covering letter and CV for the attention of the General Manager to hr@wentworthgardencentre.co.uk.

Notes:

Please be aware, we expect to receive a very large response to this position and we apologise in advance for the lack of response to unsuccessful applicants.

Chef/Cook

Department:
Catering - The Walled Garden Restaurant
Roles:

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our catering team for a full-time Chef for The Walled Garden Restaurant.

Hours:

Full time permanent (daytime working, no nights/split shifts)

Salary:

Dependant on experience

Contract:
Permanent
Requirements:

Applicants should have experience working as part of a large catering team within a similar high-volume, fast-paced setting. All applicants should be friendly, honest and flexible, with high standards of food presentation and a good knowledge of traditional cooking. Patisserie skills would be a distinct advantage. Weekend work on a rota basis will be required, no split shifts or regular evening shifts.

Apply:

Please send your covering letter and CV for the attention of the Catering Manager to dining@wentworthgardencentre.co.uk.

Notes:

Please be aware, we expect to receive a large response to this position and we apologise in advance for the lack of response to unsuccessful applicants.

Retail Assistant

Department:
Giftware
Roles:

We are looking to recruit retail assistants to work within our busy giftware department. In this position successful applicants will be responsible for the general day-to-day running of the gift shop, with specific roles including till work and general stocking up.

Hours:

Part Time & Full Time

Salary:

National Minimum Wage

Contract:
Permanent
Requirements:

Applicants must be friendly honest and reliable, with excellent customer service skills. Flexibility, with the ability to work alone or as part of a larger team is key, with previous experience in a fast paced retail environment being highly desirable. Weekend work on a rota basis is essential.

Apply:

21.06.24 - Applications now closed.

Notes:

Thank you to all applicants but these positions have now been filled. We received an overwhelming amount of interest in these vacancies, so we apologise for the lack of response to unsuccessful applicants on this occasion. However, applications will be retained on file for future reference.

Wentworth Garden Centre

General Enquiries

We’d love to hear from you! We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic and engaging individuals to join our team. All general enquiries in the first instance should be directed to:

Address:
The Manager
Wentworth Garden Centre
Hague Lane
Wentworth
South Yorkshire
S62 7TF

Tel:
01226 744842

Email:
info@wentworthgardencentre.co.uk

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