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Want to work with us?

Welcome to the Almondsbury Garden Centre recruitment page where you can find details of all our job opportunities. If you’re looking for jobs in Bristol, South Gloucestershire, it’s a good idea to check here regularly.

We are always on the lookout for great people to join our family run, independent business. We provide a friendly working environment, staff discount scheme, subsidised social events and a benefits package commensurate with a progressive company.

You’ll find our current vacancies listed below. If you don’t see a vacancy of interest to you, please contact us by e-mail at enquiries@almondsbury.co.uk.

Christmas Temps

We are on the Hunt for some brilliant people to join us for the festive period. We have roles going across the garden centre to help us deliver our exceptional level of customer service and quality of product to our customers. 

Part time and full time roles are available including weekends. More details available on request.

If you are looking for something short term, or need some extra cash we have jobs with immediate start dates.  These short term roles are initially until 22nd December.  If you would like to help us with Christmas, Christmas Trees, Plants and much more please send your CV to Richard.Truscott@almondsbury.co.uk 

 

Retail Assistant

We’re one of the best-stocked garden centres in the South West and are proud of our reputation for finding the perfect plant or flower for any gardening project. 

We are now looking for a General Assistant to join our dedicated team and assist with the sales of our vast garden centre range.

The Benefits

- Salary of £18,000 - £20,000 per annum DOE
- 28 days’ annual leave including Bank Holidays
- Staff discount scheme
- Subsidised social events
- Benefits package commensurate with a progressive company

If you have a real passion for plants of all kinds and experience of working in a garden centre or department, this is a fantastic opportunity to transform your enthusiasm into a flourishing career.  As a Retail Assistant, you will deliver a first-class service and ensure that customers have a great shopping experience with us. 

Your duties will include: 

- Working across the garden centre 
- Operating the till and taking payments 
- Answering customers’ queries 
- Replenishing stock and ensuring customer-facing areas are presented to a high standard 

About You

To join us as a Retail Assistant, you’ll need: 

- Previous retail experience
- A strong work ethic 
- The flexibility to work weekends 
- Good communication skills 

Other organisations may call this role Retail Advisor, Retail Sales Assistant, Garden Centre Assistant, Plant Shop Assistant, or Customer Service Assistant. 

To apply please send your CV and Covering Letter to Richard.Truscott@almondsbury.co.uk.  Closing Date for Applicants -30/11/2020

 

PLANT AREA GENERAL ASSISTANT

With a rich history spanning nearly 80 years, Almondsbury Garden Centre is Bristol’s largest independent garden centre. Based five minutes from Cribbs Causeway, we are passionate about plants and helping our customers to achieve their gardening goals, whether that’s an ambitious outdoor project or adding some luscious greenery to their indoor space. 

We’re one of the best-stocked garden centres in the South West and are proud of our reputation for finding the perfect plant or flower for any gardening project. 

We are now looking for a Plant Area General Assistant to join our dedicated team and assist with the sales of our vast plant range.

The Benefits

- Salary of £18,000 - £20,000 per annum DOE
- 28 days’ annual leave including Bank Holidays
- Staff discount scheme
- Subsidised social events
- Benefits package commensurate with a progressive company

If you have a real passion for plants of all kinds and experience of working in a garden centre or department, this is a fantastic opportunity to transform your enthusiasm into a flourishing career.

Joining a friendly team of experts, you will be provided with the ideal environment in which to develop and thrive.

We believe that plants bring joy, beauty and wellbeing to the world. If you share these values and are looking to join a forward-thinking company that will support your growth, we’d love to hear from you.

The Role

As a Plant Area General Assistant, you will deliver an exceptional service to customers and maximise plant sales.

You will use your outstanding knowledge to advise customers on plant care and encourage purchases.

About You

To join us as a Plant Area General Assistant, you will need:

- Experience of working in a garden centre or garden department within a larger retail store
- Have a passion and strong understanding of bedding plants and house plants
- Fantastic communication skills

Ideally, you will have a qualification in a horticultural-related subject, but this is not essential. Due to our location, a full and valid driving licence and access to your own vehicle would also be beneficial.

Other organisations may call this role Plant Area Assistant, Garden Department Assistant, Garden Centre Assistant, Retail Assistant, Plant Shop Assistant, or Plant Department Assistant.

To apply please send your CV and Covering Letter to Richard.Truscott@almondsbury.co.uk.  Closing Date for Applicants -30/11/2020