Job Vacancies

If you'd like to apply for any of our vacancies, please email a covering letter and CV FAO Leigh to middlecombenursery@hotmail.com

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Plant Nursery Retail Assistant

This role has the flexibility to be part time or full time but does involve working alternate weekends alongside weekday shifts.

Responsibilities
• Provide a high standard of customer service
• Receive and process payments via the till
• Assist customers with enquiries and direct them to the appropriate staff member
• Answer the phone and take written enquiries
• Maintain a clean and tidy retail area
• Watering and care of plants
• Receiving goods inwards, checking paperwork, labeling and restocking retail area
• Comply with health and safety regulations

Essential Requirements
• Horticultural knowledge and experience
• Working alternate weekends
• Basic computer skills
• Reading, writing and basic math skills
• Ability to interact with customers

Physical Requirements
• Standing for the majority of the day with constant movement
• Regular lifting, occasionally up to 25kg (can be with assistance if required)
• Use of office equipment
• Working in all weather conditions

Desirable Skills
• Forklift truck license

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Coffee Barista

 

This role is part time but does involve working alternate weekends, and weekday shifts would be available.

 

Responsibilities

• Provide a high standard of customer service

• Take orders while paying attention to customers preferences

• Prepare beverages following recipes

• Serve beverages and prepared food, like cookies, pastries and muffins

• Receive and process payments (cash and credit cards)

• Keep the coffee shop and serving area clean and tidy

• Maintain stock of equipment, crockery and consumables

• Check if brewing equipment operates properly and report any maintenance needs

• Comply with health and safety and food hygiene regulations

• Communicate customer feedback to manager and recommend new menu items

• Work with manager to establish coffee shop brand via marketing/social media, etc

 

Requirements

• Previous work experience as a Barista is desirable

• Hands-on experience with brewing equipment is desirable

• Knowledge of food hygiene regulations, training can be provided

• Flexibility to work various shifts, including weekends

• Ability to interact with customers

• Minimum age requirement is 16

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Kickstart Scheme

These Kickstart Scheme vacancies are available to applicants who are aged 18-24 years old who are claiming Universal Credit. You will need to contact your Job Centre rep to request a job description and referral code.

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