We currently have a vacancy for the following position:
Nursery and Garden Centre Assistant / Duty Manager
The position is a full-time one.
We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic person who enjoys direct contact with the public.
A love of plants is essential, and a good level of horticultural knowledge would be preferred.
As well as selling directly to the public, this is a working nursery. Therefore the applicant should expect to work in both a retail environment, and also in plant care.
A level of responsibility is incorporated into the job. This will include 'opening-up' and 'locking-up' the nursery for one week of each month. In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to work 15 weekends and 2 public holidays, spread throughout the year. On these days, the applicant will be expected to act as 'Duty Manager', under the guidance of the nursery owners.
Days-off in lieu wlll be given when weekends and public holidays are worked.