Current Vacancies

Cafe Assistant Manager/Chef – West Hagley

Full time and permanent – 39.5 hours – on a 2 week 6/4 rota
Working 4 week days and alternative weekends

Webbs are seeking a dedicated and passionate person to manage our small, friendly Cafe team. We are looking for a naturally enthusiastic person with a positive, customer focused approach, and an outgoing, confident personality.

This hands-on managerial role requires a well organised person who enjoys the challenge of a busy, varied workload, working both Front of House, and in the open kitchen. We want someone who can lead by example, has the ability to inspire, and the commitment to help drive the Cafe forward.

Catering and supervisory experience, plus a sound knowledge of Food Hygiene are essential for this exciting new role. A love of good food is also essential as you will be given the opportunity to provide ideas for the development of the cafe, new menus, and customer promotions. Knowledge of food allergies is desirable, but not vital as training will be given.

Closing date: Sunday 21st December 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 21st December 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 21st December 2014 – please stipulate your salary when applying.


Christmas Café Assistant – Wychbold

Full Time – Fixed Term Contract – November 2014 – December 2014

Includes weekend and evening shifts

We require an enthusiastic, customer focused individual to join our Christmas Ice Rink Café Team. The role will involve food preparation, cooking pizzas and other hot food to order, plus serving cold food and drinks. Customer facing experience in a similar environment is essential, and an awareness of Food Hygiene would be a distinct advantage. This varied and busy role also includes table clearing and cleaning. We are looking for a good multi tasker and strong team player who is flexible about duties, and can keep smiling throughout!

Closing date: Sunday 21st December 2014


Part Time Catering Assistant, West Hagley

We are seeking a customer focused individual to join our small and friendly Catering team at West Hagley. This varied and busy role includes customer service, till operation, basic food preparation, preparing and serving hot and cold drinks, counter and table service, table clearing and cleaning. Customer facing experience is essential, ideally gained within a catering environment. We are looking for a good multi tasker and strong team player who is flexible about duties. An awareness of Food Hygiene would be a distinct advantage, but full training will be given in all aspects of the role.

Closing date: Sunday 21st December 2014


Catering Assistants – Wychbold

Various shifts available, including weekend work – Fixed term until 31st December 2014

Could lead to longer term employment

We are seeking customer focused individuals to join our Catering team in the Restaurant. This varied and busy role includes customer service, till operation, basic food preparation, preparing and serving hot and cold food and drinks, table clearing and cleaning. Customer facing experience is essential and an awareness of Food Hygiene would be a distinct advantage, but full training will be given to the right candidates. We are looking for good multi taskers and strong team players who are flexible about duties.

Closing date: Sunday 21st December 2014


Seasonal Greeters – Wychbold

Saturdays and Sundays – 10am – 4pm – Fixed term until 31st December 2014

Are you a friendly, confident person, with the ability to instantly brighten someone’s day? We are looking for people with excellent customer services skills to welcome Christmas shoppers in to our busy store – whether they need pointing in the right direction for that special event or purchase, or just a friendly ‘Hello’ on arrival. A happy and smiling disposition is essential to make their experience an enjoyable one.

Closing date: Sunday 21st December 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.