Current Vacancies

Retail and BBQ Salesperson – Wychbold

Permanent, full time contract

Webbs are looking for an experienced salesperson with excellent relationship building skills to join our premium furniture and BBQ retail team.

You will be confident about approaching and engaging with customers and you will have a naturally outgoing, positive personality. You will be able to learn product knowledge quickly so that you can share this with customers enthusiastically and credibly. You will go above and beyond our customers expectations so that they enjoying their shopping experience at Webbs. You will help to promote the ClubCard so that customers get the best deal, organise deliveries and resolve any after care queries. Your daily role will also involve taking customer orders, answering queries by telephone/email and some merchandising and/or display work.

This is a full time and permanent role working an average 39.5 hours per week on a 6/4 rota, which is 4 weekdays plus alternate weekends. Working hours are 9am – 6pm with one late shift per week of 11am – 8pm.

Please apply at your earliest opportunity and by no later than Monday 30th May 2016.


HR Administrator – Wychbold

Permanent, full time contract

We are looking for a HR Administrator to join a small and busy HR team. You will have a varied role including:

  • Collating data from our time and attendance system for payroll purposes
  • Calculating statutory payments including SSP and SMP/SPP
  • Providing management information reports
  • Resolving pay queries – working together with our outsourced payroll bureau
  • Providing advice and guidance to employees
  • Administering our various benefits schemes
  • Processing starters, leavers and changes
  • Supporting the implementation of a new time and attendance system and helping to keep this up to date and accurate
    Processing sensitive, confidential data
  • Filing, photocopying, answering the telephone and other general office admin
  • Involvement in HR project work, recruitment, employee relations and/or employee engagement if these areas are of interest to you

To be successful in this role you will have relevant experience and you will be accurate, numerate, IT literate, great with people and well organised.

This is a full time and permanent position (Monday to Friday). Part time hours would be considered as long as there is flexibility around meeting payroll deadlines.

Please apply as soon as you can stating salary expectations and by no later than Tuesday 31st May 2016.


Baker Assistant/Kitchen Assistant – Wychbold

Weekend work

Our Kitchen at Webbs, Wychbold serves a recently refurbished 400 seat Restaurant with delicious hot and cold food. Our food is made from scratch using locally sourced, seasonal ingredients wherever we can.

We are looking for Kitchen Assistants to help in any area of our Kitchen at weekends (Saturdays, Sundays or both). Tasks could involve veg prep, deli/salad bar work, helping with breakfasts and ideally assisting our in house Baker by helping produce cakes and batches of scones. Bakery skills would be a distinct advantage but full training can be given. An awareness of food hygiene and allergens would be advantageous but again training is available for the right candidates.

If you are looking for full time work we can provide additional hours during the week in the Kitchen at peak times or to cover absences, or we can offer Front of House work serving customers with a range of hot and cold food, barista style drinks, till operation and clearing tables.

Please apply by Friday 3rd June 2016.


Tills & Car Park Assistants – Wychbold

4 weekdays, plus alternate weekends – 39.5 hours

In this role you will be responsible for ensuring the customer has a great last impression. You will help them purchase their goods from around the garden centre by handling cash, cards or vouchers, operating a touchscreen till and packing goods carefully. You will offer a friendly, pleasant and efficient transaction and ensure that customers leave happy. Retail experience would be advantageous but full training can be given to the right candidates.

You will also assist on our car park on a rota basis, helping customers with heavy/bulky shopping and collecting trolleys from around the car park.

Once trained, individuals in this team often help out other departments across the garden centre which could include retail sales, merchandising, warehouse work, assisting drivers on deliveries, covering the switchboard or Customer Services desk or helping at one of our popular events such as pumpkin carving.

Please apply by Friday 3rd June 2016.


Assistant Manager, Warehouse – Wychbold

Monday to Friday (with occasional weekend working at peaks) – 39.5 hours per week

We are looking for a well-organised and customer focused individual to support our Warehouse Manager with the day to day running of the our onsite warehouse operations. The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Strong leadership skills, able to motivate and develop a team
  • Able to identify and implement new processes to improve efficiency, service and ultimately sales
  • Administratively strong and IT literate, able to work with schedules and wage budgets
  • FLT trained with the flexibility to contribute in a hands on capacity
  • A sound knowledge of legal requirements relating to Transport (Operator Licensing, tachographs, CPC etc)
  • Experience of managing a warehouse (or section of a warehouse and ready to take the next step)
  • Good H&S knowledge, ideally supported by an IOSH qualification or equivalent
  • A focus on continual improvement, implementing Lean Management principles

Please apply by Friday 3rd June 2016.


Garden Centre Assistant – West Hagley

4 weekdays plus alternate weekends – 39.5 hours per week

West Hagley is a recently refurbished boutique garden centre. Due to internal promotion we are looking for a customer focused individual to join our Plant Area team. The successful candidate will offer advice and guidance to customers, sell our range of plants, landscapes and stoneware products and maintain great standards of display and housekeeping.

This is an active and hands on role so you will enjoy being busy and working outside in all weathers. Waterproofs and sun cream are provided to equip you for our great British summer!

Horticultural knowledge is essential in this role so that you can advise customers accurately and confidently. Ideally you will have an RHS qualification or if you’re self-taught you will be willing to undertake fully funded training.

Please apply by Friday 3rd June 2016.


To apply for the above vacancy 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.