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Job Opportunities

The following positions are currently available:


Kitchen Porter

Full-Time, Part-Time

We currently have a vacancy for a full-time or part-time Kitchen Porter, working weekdays (number of days to be agreed) plus one weekend day.

Applicants should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times.

Applicants must be professional and well presented and able to communicate clearly with people at all levels. They must also be a self-motivated team player who is able to work unsupervised in a busy environment.

For further information please phone 01664 452837 and ask to speak to Rob.

To apply please complete the Employment Application Form below.


Cook

Full-Time, Part-Time

We currently have a vacancy for a full-time or part-time Cook in our Garden Restaurant, working up to 40 hours per week, to include one weekend day. No evening or split shifts.

Applicants should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times and be available to work during School/College holiday periods and Bank Holidays.

As a member of our kitchen team, you will be responsible for ensuring all food and associated products are prepared, cooked, served and presented to our high standards. With excellent customer service skills, you should also be professional, well presented and able to communicate clearly with people at all levels. You should be a self-motivated team player able to work unsupervised in a busy and fast paced environment.

For further information please phone 01664 452837 and ask to speak to Rob Pell.

To apply please complete the Employment Application Form below.


Restaurant Assistant

Full-Time, Part-Time

We currently have a vacancy for a full-time or part-time Restaurant Assistant, working up to 40 hours per week, to include one weekend day.

With excellent customer service skills, you should be professional and well presented and able to communicate clearly with people at all levels. You should be a self-motivated team player able to work unsupervised in a busy and fast paced environment.

Applicants should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times.

For further enquiries please phone 01664 452837 and ask to speak to Rob Pell.

To apply please complete the Employment Application Form below.


Weekend Restaurant Assistant

Part-Time

We currently have vacancies for part-time Weekend Restaurant Assistants, working either  Saturday or  Sunday or both (approximately 7-9 hours per day).

With excellent customer service skills, you should be professional and well presented and able to communicate clearly with people at all levels. You should be a self-motivated team player able to work unsupervised in a busy and fast paced environment.

Applicants should be able to offer a flexible approach to working days and times.

For further enquiries please phone 01664 452837 and ask to speak to Rob Pell.

To apply please complete the Employment Application Form below.


Customer Service Assistant

Part-Time

We currently have vacancies for part time Customer Service Assistants. The role will require you to work one alternating weekend day.

You will be self-motivated, able to offer a flexible approach to working times and be available to work additional hours and alternative days if required.

You should be well presented, have an interest in the products on sale and possess excellent customer service skills, along with the ability to handle any administration required.

The job involves assisting customers with compost and heavy items, collecting trolleys and baskets etc. Applicants therefore must be physically fit as lifting is required.

For more information please telephone Lawrence on 01664 454309.

To apply please complete the Employment Application Form below.


In Store Visual Merchandiser

Full-Time Permanent

As one of the region’s top destination garden centres, Gates offers over 10,000sqm of indoor and outdoor retail and leisure space. With a strong seasonal focus and a renowned Christmas experience, our retail displays are ever-changing and highly creative to attract and inspire our customers.

Due to our on-going retail expansion, we are currently looking for a full-time Visual Merchandiser with exceptional creative talent and a keen eye for maximising every sales opportunity. You will be responsible for creating displays which are focused on seasonality, promotional activity and commercial opportunities to ensure sales are maximised. You will build excellent relationships with our departmental sales teams, working together to achieve the highest standards.

You will have previous experience in a similar role, ideally within a garden centre or department store environment. Experience of Christmas retail display would also be a distinct advantage.

We are looking for someone who can work well as part of a team, but also has the self-motivation to work unsupervised to deadlines. Hours are 8.00am to 5.30pm five days per week, to include one weekend day.

For more information about this role please call 01664 454309 and speak to Jack Gates.

To apply please complete the Employment Application Form below.


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HOW TO APPLY

For more information regarding positions currently available at Gates Garden Centre,
please call in and ask at the tills or telephone us on 01664 454309.

To apply for any available position, please print and complete the Employment Application Form.

Once completed please post to:

GATES GARDEN CENTRE

Somerby Road, Cold Overton, Oakham, Leicestershire LE15 7QB

Gates Garden Centre, Somerby Road, Cold Overton, Oakham, Leicestershire LE15 7QB

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