Current Vacancies

Pizza Chef – Wychbold

Full Time, Fixed Term Contract – November 2014 – January 2015.

Includes weekend and evening shifts

We require a Pizza Chef for our Christmas Ice Rink Cafe. The role will involve creating and cooking pizzas to order, cash handling, till operation, serving hot and cold drinks and some table clearing. Possibility of permanent role for the right candidate. Relevant experience preferred.

Closing date: Sunday 19th October 2014


Retail Advisor – Wychbold

Full time and permanent

We are looking for a customer focused sales person to join our busy Leisure department. Stock changes seasonally from Christmas trees and decorations to high value BBQs and quality indoor and outdoor furniture. The ideal candidate will have experience of using BBQs and will enjoy sharing their knowledge and enthusiasm with customers. We are looking for an outgoing, positive personality, a naturally helpful approach and the confidence to approach customers proactively. The role will also involve creating displays, use of electronic ordering system, communicating by telephone and email with customers, participation in stock takes and other general retail duties.

Closing date: Sunday 19th October 2014


Food Hall Supervisor

ARE YOU A FOODIE WHO WANTS A CAREER IN RETAIL?

Customers at Webbs love the friendly, efficient and knowledgeable service in the Foodhall as much as our range of food products and cookware. We specialise in high quality, seasonal, and local produce as well as volume stock lines. Our range includes over 100 cheeses, handmade chocolates and our own delicious Webbs honey. Reporting to the Foodhall Manager, we are seeking an experienced team organiser for our Wychbold store to assist with the smooth running of the Foodhall and to drive continued sales growth. The successful candidate will have exceptional organisational skills, strong IT literacy and a flair for visual merchandising for this varied, hands on role. At least 5 years’ retail experience is essential. A passion for food and a Food Hygiene qualification would be advantageous. This is a permanent and full time vacancy which involves working alternate weekends and at least one late shift per week, as our opening hours are 9.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. on weekdays. Please note that to meet our customers’ expectations, our dress code does not allow visible tattoos. Salary over £14,500 +, with benefits including staff discount, private medical insurance, Pension scheme, free parking and uniform.

Closing date: Sunday 19th October 2014


Plant Area Manager – Wychbold

Full time and permanent – 4 weekdays plus alternate weekends

We’re unashamedly ambitious in our desire to be Britain’s top plant retailer and we believe we have everything in place to achieve that except for you!

We’re looking for a successful plant area manager with experience of display and creative merchandising to join our award winning team. Working together with our plant category manager as an effective team, you will retail plants from a large number of UK nurseries, and the best from Europe, in order to fulfil our customer needs. You will have proven experience for developing individuals into a high performing team. You’ll be committed to retaining the highest level of retail standards with support from our passionate and knowledgeable team.

You will have a good understanding of budgets and be used to working within them, and be used to working with Excel.

You will also have good horticultural knowledge in order to assist with replenishment ordering and to promote excellent customer service and advice.

In return we’ll offer a generous package for the right individual, great commercial support through our unparalleled network of nurseries to source from, and commitment to true horticultural excellence and training. All in all this is your chance to shine.

This is a permanent and full time vacancy which involves working alternate weekends and at least one late shift per week, as our opening hours are 9.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. on weekdays.

Competitive salary plus benefits including 33 days annual leave, 5% Pension, medical cover, life insurance, generous staff discount and free parking.

To meet our customers’ preference and present a professional business image we do not permit visible tattoos.

Closing date: Sunday 2nd November 2014 – please stipulate your salary when applying.


Christmas Elves – Wychbold

Various shifts available – Predominately Week Days – November – December

We need happy, smiling Elves to meet and greet visitors in our Grotto. You will need to stay in Elf character throughout whilst taking children into the Grotto to meet Santa, contributing to conversations, taking & printing photos, cash handling, dealing with ticket bookings and helping to provide an all round magical experience. Elf costume and full training will be provided.

Closing date: Sunday 19th October 2014


To apply for the above vacancies please email your CV to jobs@webbs.co.uk or complete an application form available from Reception or www.webbs.co.uk. Please submit completed applications to the HR Manager, Webbs Garden Centres Ltd., Worcester Road, Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire. WR9 0DG.