Would you like to become part of a fast growing company and award winning team?

Blue Diamond operates 42 Garden Centres in England and the Channel Islands. We target ABC1 consumers through our aspirational environments which deliver a point of difference within the sector. We are the second largest Garden Centre Group in the UK and are continuously growing. Our Garden Centres are renowned as some of the best in the country and have won many retailing and restaurant awards.

Head Office - Guernsey

Le Friquet Home of Garden & Living in Guernsey is our state of the art Garden Centre and Head Office complex. We have a dedicated page for people wishing to apply for positions in our head office support team.

Channel Islands

Le Friquet Home of Garden & Living in Guernsey is our state of the art Garden Centre and Head Office complex. Opened in September 2009, the ground breaking retail design has been a huge success. St Peters Garden Centre is the largest Garden Centre on Jersey and another aspirational business offering fantastic career opportunities with Blue Diamond.

UK Centres

Our Garden Centres are located across the Country and offer fantastic career opportunities and the chance to progress within a highly successful group.

We welcome all speculative CV's so if you are interested in joining the group please get in touch.

Current Vacancies

Catering Assistant

Cadbury Garden Centre, Congresbury
Restaurant - Front of House
Part Time 16-30 hours available with one weekend day

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique hospitality experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in food & customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

We are excited to be able to recruit catering assistants to join our family and assist in the smooth and efficient operation of our Restaurant. You will be working within the Front of house team to ensure customers receive outstanding service.

What are we looking for?

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

We have high standards of quality and service and expect everyone to be friendly to both our guests & their team; as a small team, you will need to be supportive and flexible to play your part in making sure this happens.

Tons of experience is not essential as we will teach you everything you need to know but for this role we are looking for:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Interest in customer service
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

IT Field Engineer

Blue Diamond Group, Guernsey Channel Islands
IT
40 hours per week, full time including 1 in 4 weekends on call

We are now seeking a driven and highly motivated individual to join our team as the IT Field Engineer

About the Role

Your role as an IT Field Engineer will be to maintain, diagnose and install network equipment and hardware across our 39 garden centres within the UK and Channel Islands. This will include but not limited to

  • To maintain all EPOS hardware across all sites
  • To maintain all network equipment across all sites
  • To maintain all PC and server equipment across all sites
  • To maintain and service all the garden centres across all UK and Channel Island sites
  • To install new hardware as and when needed
  • To install data cabling as and when needed and to a high standard

About You

Our ideal IT Field Engineer will meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Strong Knowledge of VPN’s/VLAN’s and network configurations
  • Router setup and maintenance
  • Strong network infrastructure knowledge
  • The ability to diagnose problems quickly and efficiently
  • Will have fantastic organisational ability
  • Experience managing and maintaining IT and EPOS equipment across multiple sites
  • Will have a great working knowledge of MS Win 10/Win 11
  • Will be friendly and approachable
  • Will be happy working independently on occasion
  • Will be happy working out of hours when required
  • Will have a clean driving license
  • Will be willing to travel and stay away from home as and when required

Desirable Qualities

  • Experience with Ubiquiti and Zyxel hardware
  • Experience of networked CCTV systems
  • Experience of domain networks and setup
  • Will be familiar with PCI-DSS compliance
  • Will be familiar GDPR regulations

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Chef

Cadbury Garden Centre, Congresbury
Restaurant
40 hours week, to include weekends on a rota basis

We are currently looking for a flexible enthusiastic Chef with a can-do attitude to join our Restaurant and produce fantastic quality food.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back of house team. The successful Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

Salary – Competitive, discussed at interview

No Splits or Evening Shifts

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To help in delivering a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the restaurant manager in controlling stock, minimizing wastage and working within the budget provided for the restaurant.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

General Assistant Gardening

Harlow Garden Centre, Harlow
Garden Sundries
Monday, Friday and Saturday, part-time 22.5 hours

We are seeking a friendly and motivated individual to join our team as a General Assistant in our Gardening Department at our Garden Centre in Harlow, Essex. The position is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of customer services and be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards and presentation. You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a flexible approach as well as having a good eye for detail. Previous retail experience and knowledge of gardening would be useful but not essential.

As a General Assistant, you will be responsible for

  • Engaging openly with our customers with an energetic and can-do attitude
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Organising customer deliveries
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Stock replenishment and merchandising
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Any other duties required by the Department Manager

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistant

Harlow Garden Centre, Harlow
Restaurant
Part-time, temporary to permanent, 4 hour shifts

We are seeking Catering Assistants to join our family at Harlow Garden Centre and assist in the smooth and efficient operation of our restaurant in the build up to and during our busy peak period. You will be working closely with the front of house team and be responsible for key areas within the restaurant while ensuring customers receive outstanding service.

What are we looking for?

Catering Assistant, part-time over our busy lunch period, available on a temporary to permanent contract, 4 hour shifts.

As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in food and dealing with the public. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

You will be required to be flexible and undertake various roles within the team during service. Show calmness under pressure whilst working at a fast pace in a busy restaurant environment.

Experience is not essential as we’ll teach you everything you need to know but for this role we are looking for:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Genuine interest for great customer service
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

We pride ourselves on our high food standards and on delivering an exceptional and unique experience.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Sous Chef

Sanders Garden Centre, Burnham-on-Sea
Restaurant
40 Hours per week, Full Time Position

We are currently looking for an experienced enthusiastic Sous Chef with a can-do attitude to help manage our kitchen and food offering in our Restaurant within Sanders Garden Centre.

As the Sous Chef, we would love you to have experience in a similar environment, with extensive knowledge in food and beverage products. The successful Sous Chef must be a self-motivated, quality driven and be experienced in making sure all targets are met.

No Evenings or Split shifts

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7

Roles & Responsibilities:

· Help in providing the kitchen brigade with the appropriate training, tools and resources for the job, enabling them to deliver an exceptional food experience to high standards

· Support with stock management and work within the budget provided for the department, spending money wisely to support the team and guest experience

· Assist in control of labour budget to ensure that we provide the right team at the right place at the right time

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

In return we offer a competitive salary as well as the opportunity to develop and grow your career to the next level and most importantly ensure you are happy, as a much-valued member of the Blue Diamond family!

· To assist the restaurant manager in controlling stock, minimizing wastage and working within the budget provided for the restaurant.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Retails Support Team

Blue Diamond Group, Guernsey Channel Islands
Head Office - Guernsey

Due to continued growth we are looking for the right person to join our diverse and expanding Retail Support Team.

The RST at Head office is an essential link to centres, category mangers and suppliers. You will be on hand to support the group through stockfile management, reconciliation of invoices, reacting to centre queries and raising orders with suppliers.

Working from our Head Office in Guernsey you will be at the heartbeat of the business.

What we do

  • Invoice reconciliation
  • Raise Allocations
  • Upload product data to our EPOS system.
  • Maintain retail price file
  • Query resolution

We are looking for someone with the following skillsets

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi task varying projects and deadlines
  • Ability to work in a deadline driven environment
  • Sound knowledge of Excel/Google sheets (Training will be given)
  • Good communication skills
  • Career Progressive Environment

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Cleaner

Grosvenor Garden Centre, Chester
Cleaning
12 hours per week, Saturday and Sunday

We are seeking a friendly and motivated individual to join our team as a Cleaner at our Grosvenor Garden Centre. The position is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of standards across all customer areas including customer facilities. Cleaning experience would be useful but not essential.

As our Cleaner, you will be responsible for

  • Servicing and cleaning toilet areas including toilets, sinks, floors and replenishing customer supplies including toilet rolls and soap
  • Cleaning shared areas, including all furniture and floors
  • Maintaining stocks of cleaning materials, ordering from suppliers and ensuring the cleaning cupboard is kept tidy and well stocked at all times
  • Maintaining customer sanitiser stations
  • Clearing and removing rubbish and other items from areas
  • Knowledge of health and safety procedures and COSHH regulations
  • Reporting to the Duty Manager and assisting with any problems that cannot be rectified
  • Undertaking any other reasonable duties

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Chef de Partie

Redfields Home of Garden & Living, Hampshire
Restaurant
40 hours a week, Full time, Permanent Position

We are delighted to be recruiting for a Chef De Partie Chef to join our busy kitchen team at Redfields Garden Centre.

Working as a Chef with Blue Diamond means not only will you enjoy an attractive salary, but you will also gain a far better work life balance as we have no evening work or split shifts, Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year Day also off!

We are looking for experienced and passionate chefs who will be used to working in high-volume kitchens and are used to preparing fresh dishes of exceptional standard to order. Your role will be versatile, from Deli service, to grill cooking and pastry preparation and cake making. You will have a real passion for good food with a clear focus on quality and presentation. You will be a team player with an energy and drive to succeed.

High levels of cleanliness and organisation are expected, with a keen eye for stock control and waste.

Along with a competitive salary and benefits you can also enjoy training and development and potential career progression opportunities across the Blue Diamond Group. Salary will depend on previous experience and skills. We can also offer apprenticeship if you would like to develop your skills further.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Chef

Lower Morden Garden Centre, Morden
Restaurant
Full Time Position, 40 hours

We are currently looking for an experienced enthusiastic Chef with a can-do attitude to help manage our kitchen and food offering in our Restaurant within Lower Morden Garden Centre.

As the Chef, we would love you to have experience in a similar environment, with extensive knowledge in food and beverage products. The successful Chef must be a self-motivated, quality driven and be experienced in making sure all targets are met.

No Evenings or Split shifts

Roles & Responsibilities:

· Help in providing the kitchen brigade with the appropriate training, tools and resources for the job, enabling them to deliver an exceptional food experience to high standards

· Support with stock management and work within the budget provided for the department, spending money wisely to support the team and guest experience

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

In return we offer a competitive salary as well as the opportunity to develop and grow your career to the next level and most importantly ensure you are happy, as a much-valued member of the Blue Diamond family!

· To assist the restaurant manager in controlling stock, minimizing wastage and working within the budget provided for the restaurant.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Pastry Chef

Bridgemere Garden Centre, Cheshire
Restaurant
Hours of work will be based on a 40 hour week working 5 days out of 7, day shift only and no splits.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Pastry Chef to work within our Bridgemere Garden Centre Restaurant.

As the Pastry Chef, we would love you to have experience in a similar environment, with some knowledge in pastry products. The successful Chef must be self-motivated, quality driven and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent of experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To help in delivering a consistent product of a high standard for the pastry department

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist kitchen in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget provided for the department

If you think that you fit this description and would like to join our friendly team, we would love to hear from you.

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Pastry Chef

Wilton House Garden Centre, Wiltshire
Restaurant
Hours of work will be based on a 40 hour week working 5 days out of 7, day shift only and no splits.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Pastry Chef to work within our Wilton Garden Centre Restaurant.

As the Pastry Chef, we would love you to have experience in a similar environment, with some knowledge in pastry products. The successful Chef must be self-motivated, quality driven and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent of experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To help in delivering a consistent product of a high standard for the pastry department

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist kitchen in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget provided for the department

If you think that you fit this description and would like to join our friendly team, we would love to hear from you.

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Sous Chef

Wilton House Garden Centre, Wiltshire
Restaurant
Full Time Position, 40 hours

We are currently looking for an experienced enthusiastic Sous Chef with a can-do attitude to help manage our kitchen and food offering in our Restaurant within Wilton Garden Centre.

As the Sous Chef, we would love you to have experience in a similar environment, with extensive knowledge in food and beverage products. The successful Sous Chef must be a self-motivated, quality driven and be experienced in making sure all targets are met.

No Evenings or Split shifts

Roles & Responsibilities:

· Help in providing the kitchen brigade with the appropriate training, tools and resources for the job, enabling them to deliver an exceptional food experience to high standards

· Support with stock management and work within the budget provided for the department, spending money wisely to support the team and guest experience

· Assist in control of labour budget to ensure that we provide the right team at the right place at the right time

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Chef de Partie

Wilton House Garden Centre, Wiltshire
Restaurant
Full Time Position, 40 hours

We are delighted to be recruiting for a Chef de Partie to join our busy Kitchen team at Wilton Garden Centre. Working with Blue Diamond means not only will you enjoy an attractive salary, you will also gain a far better work life balance as we have no evening work or split shifts, Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year Day also off!

As the Chef de Partie, we would love you to have experience in a similar environment, with extensive knowledge in food and beverage products.

The successful Chef must be a self-motivated, quality driven and be experienced in making sure all targets are met.

Main Duties:

• Stock control

• Work in a section on your own

• Follow strict food, health & safety regulations

• Deliver food of high quality to meet our customer expectations in a timely manner

• Have a keen eye for details The successful candidate must have:

• Excellent cooking and presentation skills

• Being motivated and passionate about cooking

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Hair Stylists and Beauty Therapists

Bicester Avenue Garden Centre, Oxfordshire
Hair and Beauty
Both full-time and part-time positions available

We are currently recruiting for experienced stylists and juniors to join our new luxury hair and beauty salon based in Bicester Avenue Garden Centre.

We are looking for stylists of all levels, NVQ2, NVQ3 as well as apprenticeship juniors to join the team. We are also seeking beauty therapists and masseurs to offer our clients a range of treatments.

About you:

  • Talented, creative and passionate.
  • Excel at communication
  • Be passionate about client care and satisfaction
  • Perform services to the highest standard and delivered with the utmost professionalism
  • Personal appearance is to be immaculate and professional
  • Working towards retail targets and upselling products
  • Working with an enthusiastic and motivated attitude when dealing with both clients and colleagues
  • Responsible for upselling services and products to clients, rebooking appointments, managing the diary
  • Will be responsible for both male and female styling

We are offering:

  • A competitive salary
  • Some free treatment allowance
  • Regular training 
  • Twenty days paid holiday + bank holidays
  • A beautiful working environment

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistants

Bicester Avenue Garden Centre, Oxfordshire
Restaurant
Full & Part Time Positions available to suit

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique hospitality experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in food & customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

You will be working closely with the Front of house team and be responsible for key areas within the restaurant and ensure customers receive outstanding service.

What are we looking for?

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

We have high standards of quality and service and expect everyone to be friendly to both our guests & their team; as a small team, you will need to be supportive and flexible to play your part in making sure this happens.

Tons of experience is not essential as we will teach you everything you need to know but for this role we are looking for:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Interest in customer service
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Plant Area General Assistant

Weybridge Garden Centre, Surrey
Plants
40 hrs per week to include alternate weekend working

We are seeking a friendly and motivated individual to join our team as a Plant Area General Assistant at our Weybridge Garden Centre.The position is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of plant care and maintenance and be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards and presentation. Plant experience would be useful but not essential.

As a Plant Area General Assistant, you will be responsible for

  • Maintaining and watering all the plant stock in both outdoor and indoor plants
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Stock replenishment and merchandising
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Any other duties required by the Department Manager

You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a flexible approach as well as having a good eye for detail.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Home Department Supervisor

Melbicks Garden Centre, Birmingham
Home & Indoor Living
40 Hours per week, Full Time Position, including alternate weekend working

Anexciting opportunity has arisen within our home department for the right candidate.

Are you a supervisor that is passionate about retail and pride yourself on being able to deliver a truly unique and memorable shopping experience for all your customers?

Would you like to work with exciting, eclectic product ranges that offer excellent quality and choice for your AB1 target customer?

Could you use your creativity and merchandising skills to support your Department Manager in creating inspiring/ commercial visual displays?

Can you support the Department Manager in analysing weekly reports to ensure that you drive sales and deliver profit by making the correct commercial decisions?

Do you want to have a real sense of empowerment, where you will be encouraged to make decisions that will shape the business?

If this sounds appealing to you, we would love to hear from you.  

Our ideal Home Department Supervisor will:

  • Have experience of working in a fast-paced quality retail environment.
  • Have an energetic personality with an ability to easily engage with and connect with our AB1 target customers
  • Have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards retailing
  • Be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • Be meticulous to the detail of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel of the department.
  • Be able to support the department head by using and analysing reports in order to improve performance.
  •  Aid the department head in managing stock from entry to exit within the centre, Goods in processing, Wastage, Stocktaking ECT.
  • Be an excellent communicator, able to give clear instruction and support the department head in managing and leading the team.
  • Computer skills would be beneficial
  • Take responsibility in the Department Managers absence.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Bedding and Houseplant Manager

Trentham Garden Centre, Staffordshire
Bedding and Houseplants
42.5 Hours per week, Full Time Position, alternate weekends

Our plant teams pride themselves on not only giving our customers the very best in product quality and choice, but also on providing them with an aspirational shopping experience through creating stunning visual displays. They work hard to constantly ensure stock availability, that our high standards of plant care and quality are always maintained and that our customers enjoy exceptional service and specialist advice.

As a Bedding and Houseplant Manager, you would be responsible for managing and leading your team in pulling all of this vital activity together so that our customers have a truly unique and memorable shopping experience. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations, but you will also have responsibility for driving sales and profitability – so you will have a real sense of ownership and empowerment!

Our ideal Bedding & Houseplant Managers will:

  • have experience of working in Garden Centres, although we are open to talking to candidates from any horticultural or Retail background
  • have an energetic personality with an ability to easily engage with and connect with our AB1 target customers
  • have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards plant retailing
  • have excellent knowledge of plants, plant care and maintenance
  • be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • be meticulous to the detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel
  • have an ability to manage and develop a team
  • be able to use reports in order to improve performance
  • have an ability to manage stock from entry to exit within the centre
  • be an excellent communicator
  • be able to use an Epos system

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Gardening Department Manager

3 Shires Garden Centre, Gloucestershire
Garden Sundries
40 hours per week, full time including alternate weekends

We are now seeking a driven and highly motivated individual to join our team as the Garden Department Manager.

About the Role

Driving profit is always paramount and our Garden Department Managers are empowered to run their departments with a real sense of ownership.

The role is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of customer service and be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards and presentation. You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a flexible approach as well as having a good eye for detail.

As a Garden Department Manager, you will be responsible for managing and leading your team, so that our customers have a truly unique and memorable shopping experience. We pride ourselves on giving our customers the very best product knowledge, quality and choice, and creating an aspirational shopping experience through stunning visual displays. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations, but you will also have responsibility for driving sales and profitability – so you will have a real sense of ownership and empowerment.

About You

Our ideal Garden Department Manager will:

  • Have experience of working in Garden Centres, although we are open to talking to candidates with previous retail management experience from any horticultural or retail background
  • Have an energetic personality and ability to engage and connect with our AB1 target customers and lead all our customers to products that are most appropriate for their requirements increasing add-on sales
  • Have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards retailing
  • Have a good knowledge of gardening
  • Be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • Be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel
  • Be an inspirational leader for centre staff ensuring they receive clear direction and performance management within a culture of coaching and mentoring
  • Be able to use reports in order to improve performance
  • Ensure stock availability and manage stock from entry to exit within the centre
  • Positive and strong communicator and a skilled motivational people manager
  • Be able to use an Epos system

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Delivery Driver

Endsleigh Garden Centre, Ivybridge
Goods In & Deliveries
40 hours per week, Monday- Friday

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Delivery Driver, you will be responsible for

  • Organising and planning daily delivery routes
  • Liaising with department heads, customer services and customers.
  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles
  • Delivering goods direct to our customers in a smooth, efficient and polite manner
  • Vehicle safety checks and maintenance
  • Assisting in other departments when required

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Plant Area Section Team Leader – Bedding Plants

Trentham Garden Centre, Staffordshire
Bedding Plant Department
40 hours per week, Full time to include alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in plants and gardening, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As Plant Area Section Team Leader - Seasonal Plants you will be responsible for

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General duties

  • Maintaining and watering all indoor plants
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Be able to identify slow moving stock and action
  • Understand how to manage the sale area

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate and issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager
  • Organise the plant team with weekly and daily tasks
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the BD plant team.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Outdoor Leisure & Christmas Section Team Leader

Redfields Home of Garden & Living, Hampshire
Outdoor Leisure & Christmas Department
42.5 hours week, working alternate weekends

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Outdoor Leisure & Christmas, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As an Outdoor Leisure & Christmas Section Team Leader, you will be responsible for a list of product groups and or suppliers that you will be responsible for

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General duties

  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Be able to identify slow moving stock and action

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate any issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager
  • Organise the Outdoor Leisure & Christmas team with weekly and daily tasks
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the Outdoor Leisure & Christmas HO team.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Restaurant Manager

Matlock Garden Centre, Derbyshire
Restaurant
Full Time, 40 hours week

We are currently recruiting for a Restaurant Manager for our Matlock Garden Centre.

We are looking to recruit an experienced, 'hands-on' Manager who is able to demonstrate a stable and progressive background in their previous roles to assist the existing team.

This is a fantastic role to enhance your career in Hospitality with the full support of a great management team.

If you are an experienced Restaurant Manager who is ambitious and takes pride in being part of the company, then this could be the perfect progressive role for you.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

No evening shifts helping towards the perfect working/family balance.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· Providing the restaurant team with the appropriate beverage training, tools and resources for the job, enabling them to deliver an exceptional food and drink experience to high standards

· To promote sales through superior service at every opportunity

· To control stock management and work within the budget provided for the department, spending money wisely to support the team and guest experience

· Control your labour budget to ensure that we provide the right team at the right place at the right time

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Cleaner

Lower Morden Garden Centre, Morden
Cleaning
20-30 hours, 7 days a week.

We are seeking a friendly and motivated individual to join our team as a Cleaner at our Lower Morden Garden Centre. The position is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of standards across all customer areas including customer facilities. Cleaning experience would be useful but not essential. This role will involve the use of commercial cleaning machinery.

As our Cleaner, you will be responsible for

  • Servicing and cleaning toilet areas including toilets, sinks, floors and replenishing customer supplies including toilet rolls and soap
  • Cleaning shared areas, including all furniture and floors
  • Maintaining stocks of cleaning materials, ordering from suppliers and ensuring the cleaning cupboard is kept tidy and well stocked at all times
  • Maintaining customer sanitiser stations
  • Clearing and removing rubbish and other items from areas
  • Knowledge of health and safety procedures and COSHH regulations
  • Reporting to the Duty Manager and assisting with any problems that cannot be rectified
  • Undertaking any other reasonable duties

You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a flexible approach and a high level of attention to detail.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistants

Grosvenor Garden Centre, Chester
Restaurant
30-hour contract based on 5 days out of 7

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique hospitality experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in food & customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

You will be working closely with the Front of house team and be responsible for key areas within the restaurant and ensure customers receive outstanding service.

Working with us will mean that you will get a far better work life balance for the industry compared to other restaurants or hotels, with no evening work or split shifts, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Easter Sunday off.

What are we looking for?

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

We have high standards of quality and service and expect everyone to be friendly to both our guests & their team; as a small team, you will need to be supportive and flexible to play your part in making sure this happens.

Tons of experience is not essential as we will teach you everything you need to know but for this role we are looking for:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Interest in customer service
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistant

Grosvenor Garden Centre, Chester
Restaurant
Working every weekend, covering Saturday & Sunday

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique hospitality experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in food & customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

You will be working closely with the Front of house team and be responsible for key areas within the restaurant and ensure customers receive outstanding service.

Working with us will mean that you will get a far better work life balance for the industry compared to other restaurants or hotels, with no evening work or split shifts, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Easter Sunday off.

What are we looking for?

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

We have high standards of quality and service and expect everyone to be friendly to both our guests & their team; as a small team, you will need to be supportive and flexible to play your part in making sure this happens.

Tons of experience is not essential as we will teach you everything you need to know but for this role we are looking for:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Interest in customer service
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistants

Grosvenor Garden Centre, Chester
Restaurant
24-hour contract

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique hospitality experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in food & customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

You will be working closely with the Front of house team and be responsible for key areas within the restaurant and ensure customers receive outstanding service.

Working with us will mean that you will get a far better work life balance for the industry compared to other restaurants or hotels, with no evening work or split shifts, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Easter Sunday off.

What are we looking for?

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

We have high standards of quality and service and expect everyone to be friendly to both our guests & their team; as a small team, you will need to be supportive and flexible to play your part in making sure this happens.

Tons of experience is not essential as we will teach you everything you need to know but for this role we are looking for:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Interest in customer service
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Hardy Plant Department Manager

Redfields Home of Garden & Living, Hampshire
Hardy Plants
42.5 Hours per week, Full Time Position, Alternate weekends

Our Hardy Plant Department Managers pride themselves on not only giving our customers the very best in product quality and choice, but also on providing them with an aspirational shopping experience through creating stunning visual displays. They work hard to constantly ensure stock availability, that our high standards of plant care and quality are always maintained and that our customers enjoy exceptional service and specialist advice.

As a Hardy Plant Department Manager, you would be responsible for managing and leading your team in pulling all of this vital activity together so that our customers have a truly unique and memorable shopping experience. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations, but you will also have responsibility for driving sales and profitability – so you will have a real sense of ownership and empowerment!

Our ideal Hardy Plant Department Managers will:

  • have experience of working in Garden Centres, although we are open to talking to candidates from any horticultural or retail background
  • have an energetic personality with an ability to easily engage with and connect with our AB1 target customers
  • have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards plant retailing
  • have excellent knowledge of roses, plant care and maintenance
  • be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • be meticulous to the detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel
  • have an ability to manage and develop a team
  • be able to use reports in order to improve performance
  • have an ability to manage stock from entry to exit within the centre
  • be an excellent communicator
  • be able to use an Epos system

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Fashion Retail Manager

Blackdown Garden Centre, Somerset
Fashion
40 Hours per week, Full Time Permanent Position, alternate weekend working

We are actively looking to recruit an experienced and energetic Retail Manager for our new Fashion Department opening soon in Blackdown Garden Centre.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Our ideal Fashion Retail Manager will:

• Have the ability to achieve results by effectively leading and motivating a team to ensure they perform to their best and provide outstanding customer service.

• Be able to perform under pressure and operate in a fast-paced environment, not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get ‘stuck in’; prioritise tasks effectively and displaying a ‘can do attitude at all times.

• Have the ability to create an exciting and inspiring environment for customers and team, using your visual merchandising skills and commercial acumen.

• Implement considered changes to maximise the department’s potential, working with your team to optimise profit.

• Have good IT skills and be competent in using our weekly sales and profit reports to effectively optimise sales and manage all elements of stock control.

• Ensure store standards are maintained and floor layout meets the company guidelines.

• Meticulous to the detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and aesthetics of the retail environment.

• Must have a minimum of 2 years high-street retail Fashion experience in a managerial position.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Head Chef

Lower Morden Garden Centre, Morden
Restaurant
Full Time Position

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Head Chef with a can-do attitude for our kitchen at Lower Morden Garden Centre.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back of house team. The successful Head Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

No evening shifts and the perfect working/family balance.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To deliver a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the Restaurant Manager in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Head Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

-Will suit a Sous Chef ambitious to take on their first Head Chef role

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Home Retail Assistant

Blackdown Garden Centre, Somerset
Home & Indoor Living
Part Time, 12 hours per week.

We are actively looking to recruit an experienced Home Retail Assistant for our Home Department in Blackdown Garden Centre.    

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Home Interior products, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Home Retail Assistant, you will be responsible for

  • Maintaining and ensuring the Home Department is immaculately presented at all times and stock is replenished as required
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Using the EPOS system

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Chef

Nailsworth Garden Centre, Nailsworth
Restaurant
Part time weekdays 3 days a week (days discussed at interview)

We are currently looking for a flexible enthusiastic Chef with a can-do attitude to join our Restaurant and produce fantastic quality food.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen. The successful Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Salary –discussed at interview

No Splits or Evening Shifts

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To help in delivering a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the restaurant manager in controlling stock, minimizing wastage and working within the budget provided for the restaurant.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Chef

Nailsworth Garden Centre, Nailsworth
Restaurant
Part time weekends

We are currently looking for a flexible enthusiastic Chef with a can-do attitude to join our Restaurant and produce fantastic quality food.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen. The successful Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Salary –discussed at interview

No Splits or Evening Shifts

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To help in delivering a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the restaurant manager in controlling stock, minimizing wastage and working within the budget provided for the restaurant.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Sous Chef

Nailsworth Garden Centre, Nailsworth
Restaurant
Full time 40 hours

We are currently looking for a flexible enthusiastic Chef with a can-do attitude to join our Restaurant and produce fantastic quality food.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen. The successful Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

Salary – Competitive, discussed at interview

No Splits or Evening Shifts

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To help in delivering a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the restaurant manager in controlling stock, minimizing wastage and working within the budget provided for the restaurant.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistant

Nailsworth Garden Centre, Nailsworth
Restaurant
Part Time - Wednesday and Friday with overtime available

We are delighted to be hiring for a passionate and enthusiastic person to join our Restaurant at Nailsworth Garden Centre, and to work alongside our friendly and passionate team.

We are looking for a person:

- with a great passion for customer service and exceeding customer expectation

- able to work individually and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment and under pressure

- attentive, pleasant, and friendly with both, our customer and other team members

- experience is not required as we offer full training including till use.

- no evening work or split shifts

Responsibilities include:

- Taking orders and payment

- Preparing hot and cold drinks

- Serving to the table

- General cleaning of the restaurant

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistant

Nailsworth Garden Centre, Nailsworth
Restaurant
Weekends, hours negotiable

We are delighted to be hiring for a passionate and enthusiastic person to join our Restaurant at Nailsworth Garden Centre, and to work alongside our friendly and passionate team.

We are looking for a person:

- with a great passion for customer service and exceeding customer expectation

- able to work individually and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment and under pressure

- attentive, pleasant, and friendly with both, our customer and other team members

- experience is not required as we offer full training including till use.

- no evening work or split shifts

Responsibilities include:

- Taking orders and payment

- Preparing hot and cold drinks

- Serving to the table

- General cleaning of the restaurant

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Plant Area Team Leader – Bedding Plants

Tunbridge Wells Garden Centre, Kent
Bedding Plants
40 hours per week, Full time to include alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in plants and gardening, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As Plant Area Team Leader – Bedding Plants you will be responsible for

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General duties

  • Maintaining and watering all indoor plants
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Be able to identify slow moving stock and action
  • Understand how to manage the sale area

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate and issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager
  • Organise the plant team with weekly and daily tasks
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the BD plant team.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Chef

Cadbury Garden Centre, Congresbury
Restaurant
30 hours per week, including alternate weekends

We are currently looking for a flexible enthusiastic Chef with a can-do attitude to join our Restaurant and produce fantastic quality food.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back of house team. The successful Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

Salary – Competitive, discussed at interview

No Splits or Evening Shifts

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To help in delivering a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the restaurant manager in controlling stock, minimizing wastage and working within the budget provided for the restaurant.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Head Chef

Wilton House Garden Centre, Wiltshire
Restaurant
40 hrs per week to include alternate weekend working

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Head Chef with a can-do attitude to manage our kitchen here at Wilton Garden Centre.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back of house team.

The successful Head Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding.

There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

No evening shifts and the perfect working/family balance.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To deliver a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the Restaurant Manager in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Head Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

· Will suit a Sous Chef ambitious to take on their first Head Chef role

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Head Chef

Lower Morden Garden Centre, Morden
Restaurant
40 hrs per week to include alternate weekend working

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Head Chef with a can-do attitude to manage our kitchen here at Lower Morden Garden Centre.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back of house team.

The successful Head Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding.

There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

No evening shifts and the perfect working/family balance.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To deliver a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the Restaurant Manager in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Head Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

· Will suit a Sous Chef ambitious to take on their first Head Chef role

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Head Chef

Mere Park Garden Centre, Shropshire
Restaurant
40 hrs per week to include alternate weekend working

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Head Chef with a can-do attitude to manage our kitchen here at Mere Park Garden Centre.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back of house team.

The successful Head Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding.

There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

No evening shifts and the perfect working/family balance.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To deliver a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the Restaurant Manager in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the companies Health & Safety policies

The successful Head Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

· Will suit a Sous Chef ambitious to take on their first Head Chef role

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Cleaner

Endsleigh Garden Centre, Ivybridge
Cleaning
15 hours week, permanent contract.

We are seeking a friendly and motivated individual to join our team as a Cleaner at our Endsleigh Garden Centre. The position is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of standards across all customer areas including customer facilities. Cleaning experience would be useful but not essential. This role will involve the use of commercial cleaning machinery.

As our Cleaner, you will be responsible for

  • Servicing and cleaning toilet areas including toilets, sinks, floors and replenishing customer supplies including toilet rolls and soap
  • Cleaning shared areas, including all furniture and floors
  • Maintaining stocks of cleaning materials, ordering from suppliers and ensuring the cleaning cupboard is kept tidy and well stocked at all times
  • Maintaining customer sanitiser stations
  • Clearing and removing rubbish and other items from areas
  • Knowledge of health and safety procedures and COSHH regulations
  • Reporting to the Duty Manager and assisting with any problems that cannot be rectified
  • Undertaking any other reasonable duties

You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a flexible approach and a high level of attention to detail.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Senior Customer Service & Till Assistant

Bicester Avenue Garden Centre, Oxfordshire
Tills & Customer Services
40 hours a week, will include alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Senior Customer Service & Till Assistant, you will be responsible for

Key accountabilities/primary responsibilities

Engaging openly with our customers with an energetic and can-do attitude

Being able to provide exemplary and friendly customer service to all our customers

Helping our customers with any queries they have and promoting the Diamond Club membership

Processing customer purchases through our tills efficiently and accurately

Organising customer deliveries

Any other duties required by your Line Manager

You should be able to work on your own initiative, under pressure and at a fast pace in a team or individually and have a degree of flexibility.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Pet Department Supervisor

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Pets Department
40 hours per week, Full Time to include every Saturday

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in pets, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Pet Department Supervisor, you will be responsible for a range of product groups and suppliers and you will carry out:

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General duties

  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate any issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager
  • Organise your team with weekly and daily tasks
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the BD Buying Team.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Pet Department Manager

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Pets Department
40 hours per week, full time including every Saturday

We are now seeking a driven and highly motivated individual to join our team as the Pet Department Manager at our St Peters Garden Centre in Jersey.

About the Role

Driving profit is always paramount and our Pet Department Managers are empowered to run their departments with a real sense of ownership.

The role is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of customer service and be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards and presentation. You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a flexible approach as well as having a good eye for detail.

As a Pet Department Manager, you will be responsible for managing and leading your team, so that our customers have a truly unique and memorable shopping experience. We pride ourselves on giving our customers the very best product knowledge, quality and choice, and creating an aspirational shopping experience through stunning visual displays. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations, but you will also have responsibility for driving sales and profitability – so you will have a real sense of ownership and empowerment.

About You

Our ideal Pet Department Manager will:

  • Have experience of working in Pet Centres, although we are open to talking to candidates with previous retail management experience from any pet or retail background
  • Have an energetic personality and ability to engage and connect with our AB1 target customers and lead all our customers to products that are most appropriate for their requirements increasing add-on sales
  • Have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards retailing
  • Have a good knowledge of pets
  • Be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • Be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel
  • Be an inspirational leader for centre staff ensuring they receive clear direction and performance management within a culture of coaching and mentoring
  • Be able to use reports in order to improve performance
  • Ensure stock availability and manage stock from entry to exit within the centre
  • Positive and strong communicator and a skilled motivational people manager
  • Be able to use an Epos system

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Home Department Supervisor

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Home & Indoor Living
40 hours per week, Full Time to include every Saturday

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Home & Paper products, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Home Department Supervisor, you will be responsible for

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General duties

  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products.
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping.
  • Using the EPOS system.
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager.
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks.
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas.
  • Be able to identify slow moving stock and action.

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate any issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager.
  • Organise the team with weekly and daily tasks.
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the Home Head Office team.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Goods In General Assistant

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Goods In & Deliveries
40hrs week working Monday to Friday

We are seeking friendly and motivated individuals to join our team as Goods In General Assistant at our Garden Centre in St Peters, Jersey.

Experience of working in a similar warehouse environment or stock control would be helpful along with forklift licence but not essential as training will be provided.

About You:

  • The ability to work under pressure at a fast pace in a team or individually and have a degree of flexibility
  • Communicating with the team and meeting the demands of ‘door to floor in 24’
  • Excellent levels of communication & numeracy
  • Accuracy is essential
  • General maintenance and site repairs

We have 2 positions available 

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

General Assistant – Home Department

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Home & Indoor Living
40 hours per week, including every Saturday

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be well presented, professional and friendly with an interest in great customer service and homeware products, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

The successful candidate should ideally have experience in a fast-paced retail environment.

As a Home Department General Assistant, you will be responsible for:

  • Replenishment of stock using stock rotational guidelines  
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Be able to work as part of a team as well as on your own
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in relevant areas
  • Work in other departments of the garden centre if requested

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Fashion Retail Assistant

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Fashion
Full & Part Time Positions available

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Fashion, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Fashion Retail Assistant, you will be responsible for

  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Fashion Department Supervisor

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Fashion
40 hours per week, Full Time to include every Saturday

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Fashion, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Fashion Department Supervisor, you will be responsible for a range of product groups and suppliers and you will carry out:

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General duties

  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate any issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager
  • Organise your team with weekly and daily tasks
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the BD Fashion Buying Team.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Catering Assistants

St Peter's Garden Centre, Jersey Channel Islands
Restaurant
Full & Part Time Positions available to suit

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique hospitality experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in food & customer service, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

You will be working closely with the Front of house team and be responsible for key areas within the restaurant and ensure customers receive outstanding service.

What are we looking for?

We are a growing company with a big heart. We are looking for passionate people with a thirst for knowledge who strive to be the best they can be.

We have high standards of quality and service and expect everyone to be friendly to both our guests & their team; as a small team, you will need to be supportive and flexible to play your part in making sure this happens.

Tons of experience is not essential as we will teach you everything you need to know but for this role we are looking for:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a busy environment
  • Health and Safety regulations awareness as well as knowledge of hygiene
  • Interest in customer service
  • Positive attitude to work and cooperate closely with other team members

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Sous Chef

Redfields Home of Garden & Living, Hampshire
Restaurant
40 hours per week, full time including weekends

We are hiring for a Sous Chef to join our busy and very popular Restaurant, and to work alongside our friendly and passionate team.

We are looking for a person:

-with a great team spirit -with an obsession for cleanliness

-with a pride in a job well executed

-able to work as part of a team in a fast

-paced environment and under pressure

-attentive, pleasant, and friendly with both, our customer and other team members

We are taking a great pride in our customer service so a friendly and motivated person is a must

The position available is full time and will include weekends. Working with us, will mean that you will get a far better work life balance for the industry compared to other restaurants or hotels, with no evening work or split shifts, Christmas, Boxing Day, and New Year’s Day also off!

The ideal candidate will have previous experience as Sous Chef or Chef de Partie position looking for progression.

Duties and Responsibilities includes to assist our Head Chef to the following:

-Everyday running of the kitchen

-Kitchen management duties, stock control, wastage, hygiene etc.

-Compliance with all statutory legislation & regulations.

-Maintaining exceptional standards of quality of food preparation and cooking

-To be able to work within targets set up

-To be able to train and develop other members of the team by bringing a good team spirit, leadership and passion for excellent customer service and food

 -Working alongside the management team to develop the best experience possible to our customer

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Indoor Plant Supervisor

Redfields Home of Garden & Living, Hampshire
Houseplants
42.5 hours per week, Full time to include alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in plants and gardening, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so, therefore, you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing and someone who would always put our customers first.

As Indoor Plant Supervisor  –  you will be responsible for

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General Duties

  • Maintaining and watering all indoor plants
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to the car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Be able to identify slow-moving stock and action
  • Understand how to manage the sale area

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate any issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager
  • Organise the plant team with weekly and daily tasks
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the BD plant team

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Christmas & Outdoor Leisure General Assistant

Hereford Garden Centre
Christmas & Outdoor Leisure
Full Time, 40 hours, alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Christmas & Outdoor Leisure as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so, therefore, you will be passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Christmas & Outdoor Leisure General Assistant, you will be responsible for

  • Maintaining and ensuring the Christmas & Outdoor Leisure Department is immaculately presented at all times and stock is replenished as required
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to the car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Goods In Manager

Tunbridge Wells Garden Centre, Kent
Goods In & Deliveries
40 Hours per week, Full Time/Permanent Position Monday-Friday

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Goods In Manager to lead and continually develop our busy warehouse team at Tunbridge Wells Garden Centre.

ABOUT THE ROLE

As Goods In Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing our smooth and efficient processes for all incoming stock, inter branch transfers, stock returns and the upkeep and overall appearance of the yard and stock storage areas.  You will work with your team to ensure that all stock is received and despatched on our systems accurately to enable an accurate stock file and any errors are identified and resolved with suppliers as quickly as possible. You will carry out any required training of your team to ensure that any mistakes that occur will not occur in the future.

Communication is a key part of this role; you will be working alongside the other Department Managers and the GCOM (centre manager) to ensure that deliveries are processed in accordance with stock requirements and all stock is transferred onto the shop floor as efficiently and effectively as possible.

ABOUT YOU

To be a successful Good In Manager with the Blue Diamond Group you will:

  • Have a strong eye for detail and be able to work with a very high level of accuracy
  • Have experience of working in a busy incoming goods environment, ideally within retail
  • Be flexible in your approach to dealing with high level of incoming deliveries in respect to extra hours required during the week and the weekend if required
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have outstanding organisational skills to ensure efficiency in your team’s processing of deliveries and in maintaining an organised goods in area
  • Be able to work well under pressure
  • Be approachable
  • Have excellent prioritisation skills
  • Enjoy and be good at problem solving
  • Have experience of supervising or managing a small team
  • Be a good team player and focused on consistently meeting deadlines
  • Have a good working knowledge of standard IT applications, specifically Microsoft Excel
  • Ideally have experience of working with a computerised stock management system, using handheld devices to scan barcodes on goods
  • Ideally have a fork lift licence or a willingness to obtain one

If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Commis Chef

Cardiff Garden Centre, Cardiff
Restaurant
Full Time Position

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Commis Chef with a can-do attitude for our kitchen at Cardiff Garden Centre.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back-of-house team. The successful Commis Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

No evening shifts and the perfect working/family balance.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To deliver a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· To assist the Restaurant Manager in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the company’s Health & Safety policies

The successful Commis Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Fashion Retail Manager - Van Hage Garden Centre Great Amwell

Blue Diamond Group, Guernsey Channel Islands
Fashion
40 Hours per week, Full Time Permanent Position, alternate weekend working

We are actively looking to recruit an experienced and energetic Retail Manager for our new Fashion Department opening soon in Van Hage Garden Centre Great Amwell.

ABOUT THE ROLE

To run our Fashion Department, it is essential that you are a creative and commercial individual with a flair for fashion retailing and have the ability to ensure your store is presented and merchandised in a dynamic, aspirational and inviting style. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations to ensure our customers enjoy a truly unique and memorable shopping experience.

Driving profit is always paramount and our Retail Managers are empowered to run their departments with a real sense of ownership. Fashion retail experience in a busy and thriving store is preferred, with proven success managing and leading your team.

ABOUT YOU

Our ideal Fashion Retail Manager will:

  • Have the ability to achieve results by effectively leading and motivating a team to ensure they perform to their best and provide outstanding customer service.
  • Be able to perform under pressure and operate in a fast-paced environment, not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get ‘stuck in’; prioritise tasks effectively and displaying a ‘can do attitude at all times.
  • Have the ability to create an exciting and inspiring environment for customers and team, using your visual merchandising skills and commercial acumen.
  • Implement considered changes to maximise the department’s potential, working with your team to optimise profit.
  • Have good IT skills and be competent in using our weekly sales and profit reports to effectively optimise sales and manage all elements of stock control.
  • Ensure store standards are maintained and floor layout meets the company guidelines.
  • Meticulous to the detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and aesthetics of the retail environment.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years high-street retail Fashion experience in a managerial position.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Gardening Department Manager

Derby Garden Centre, Derbyshire
Garden Sundries
40 hours per week, full time including alternate weekends

We are now seeking a driven and highly motivated individual to join our team as the Gardening Department Manager at our Derby  Garden Centre.

About the Role

Driving profit is always paramount and our Gardening Department Managers are empowered to run their departments with a real sense of ownership.

The role is a hands-on role where you will be responsible for maintaining high levels of customer service and be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards and presentation. You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a flexible approach as well as having a good eye for detail.

As a Gardening Department Manager, you will be responsible for managing and leading your team, so that our customers have a truly unique and memorable shopping experience. We pride ourselves on giving our customers the very best product knowledge, quality and choice, and creating an aspirational shopping experience through stunning visual displays. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations, but you will also have responsibility for driving sales and profitability – so you will have a real sense of ownership and empowerment.

About You

Our ideal Gardening Department Manager will:

  • Have experience of working in Garden Centres, although we are open to talking to candidates with previous retail management experience from any pet or retail background
  • Have an energetic personality and ability to engage and connect with our AB1 target customers and lead all our customers to products that are most appropriate for their requirements increasing add-on sales
  • Have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards retailing
  • Have a good knowledge of gardening.
  • Be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • Be meticulous to detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel
  • Be an inspirational leader for centre staff ensuring they receive clear direction and performance management within a culture of coaching and mentoring
  • Be able to use reports in order to improve performance
  • Ensure stock availability and manage stock from entry to exit within the centre
  • Positive and a strong communicator and a skilled motivational people manager
  • Be able to use an Epos system

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Gardening Department General Assistant

Derby Garden Centre, Derbyshire
Garden Sundries
40 hours a week, working alternate weekends.

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Gardening & Plants, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so, therefore, you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Gardening Department General Assistant, you will be responsible for.

  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to the car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Gardening Department General Assistant

Derby Garden Centre, Derbyshire
Garden Sundries
20 hours a week, weekend working may be optional

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Gardening, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so, therefore, you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Garden Department General Assistant, you will be responsible for.

  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to the car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

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Pet Department General Assistant

Derby Garden Centre, Derbyshire
Pets Department
30 hours a week, alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in Pets, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so, therefore, you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing and someone who would always put our customers first.

As a Pet Department General Assistant, you will be responsible for.

  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to the car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Head Chef

Coton Orchard Garden Centre, Cambridge
Restaurant
Full Time

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Head Chef with a can-do attitude for our kitchen at Coton Orchard Garden Centre.

We would love you to have previous experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of food and kitchen procedures with the ability to be able to manage the back-of-house team. The successful Head Chef must be self-motivated, quality-driven, and keen to learn and develop.

Salary will be dependent on experience, but you can expect your role to be varied and rewarding. There are great opportunities to develop and progress your career within the Blue Diamond Group. In addition, there is a generous staff discount and paid holiday.

Hours of work will be based on a 40-hour week working 5 days out of 7.

No evening shifts and the perfect working/family balance.

Roles & Responsibilities:

· To deliver a consistent quality of a high standard for the restaurant.

· To provide our customers with exceptional customer service

· Assist the Restaurant Manager in controlling stock, minimising wastage and working within the budget.

· Providing a safe, secure and appealing food and beverage environment by adhering to the company’s Health & Safety policies

The successful Head Chef will:

· Be able to work unsupervised and work well within a team

· Have a good eye for detail

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Hardy Plant General Assistant

Percy Thrower's Garden Centre, Shrewsbury
Hardy Plants
30 hours per week to include alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be well-presented, physically fit, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in plants, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so therefore you will be passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing, and someone who would always put our customers first.

Successful candidates should have experience in horticulture and retail environment.

As a Hardy Plant General Assistant, you will be responsible for

  • Maintaining and watering all the plant stock
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to the car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Seasonal Plant Supervisor

Springfields Home & Garden, Lincolnshire
Bedding and Indoor Plants
40 hours per week, Full time to include alternate weekend working

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and on delivering an exceptional and unique retail experience. As the ideal candidate, you will be immaculately presented, professional and friendly with a genuine interest in plants and gardening, as well as having a good eye for detail. Our customers are our main priority, so, therefore, you will be someone who is passionate about customer service, polite and outgoing and someone who would always put our customers first.

As Seasonal Plant Supervisor   – you will be responsible for

  • Ordering
  • Checking performance reports
  • Merchandising and stock exit plans
  • POS material is right in your areas
  • Responsible for the retail standards in your area

General Duties

  • Maintaining and watering all indoor plants
  • Creating visual and inspirational displays to help sell products
  • General shop floor maintenance and housekeeping
  • Assisting customers with advice and carry to the car
  • Using the EPOS system
  • Merchandising stock and any other duties required by the Department Manager
  • Follow guidelines on action points following reports and floor-walks
  • Print and put out POS material in the relevant areas
  • Be able to identify slow-moving stock and action
  • Understand how to manage the sale area

Deputy Duties

  • Deputise for the Department Manager during holidays and days off.
  • Communicate any issues or concerns to the CREM or CAT Manager
  • Organise the plant team with weekly and daily tasks
  • Update the team on instructions and guidelines from the BD plant team.

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Hardy Plant Department Manager

Weybridge Garden Centre, Surrey
Hardy Plants
40 Hours per week, Full-Time Position, Alternate weekends

Our Hardy Plant Department Managers pride themselves on not only giving our customers the very best in product quality and choice but also on providing them with an aspirational shopping experience through creating stunning visual displays. They work hard to constantly ensure stock availability, that our high standards of plant care and quality are always maintained and that our customers enjoy exceptional service and specialist advice.

As a Hardy Plant Department Manager, you would be responsible for managing and leading your team in pulling all of this vital activity together so that our customers have a truly unique and memorable shopping experience. Your focus will always be on the customer and meeting their expectations, but you will also have responsibility for driving sales and profitability – so you will have a real sense of ownership and empowerment!

Our ideal Hardy Plant Department Managers will:

  • have experience of working in Garden Centres, although we are open to talking to candidates from any horticultural or retail background
  • have an energetic personality with an ability to easily engage with and connect with our AB1 target customers
  • have a creative and entrepreneurial attitude towards plant retailing
  • have excellent knowledge of roses, plant care and maintenance
  • be able to recognise and act on sales opportunities
  • be meticulous to the detail in terms of product placement, standards, presentation, visual elevation and overall look and feel
  • have an ability to manage and develop a team
  • be able to use reports in order to improve performance
  • have an ability to manage stock from entry to exit within the centre
  • be an excellent communicator
  • be able to use an Epos system

Who are we?

Blue Diamond Group is the 2nd largest Garden Centre Group, with 39 centres throughout the UK and in the Channel Islands and we are continuously growing. Our centres are widely regarded as some of the best in the country and we have won many retail and restaurant awards. Our extensive refurbishment programme ensures that our centres and restaurants offer style and innovation in an aspirational environment which encourages loyalty and satisfaction from our customers. We invite you to look at our website and view pictures and videos of recent developments such as East Bridgford and Redfields.

As well as a rewarding career with potential for career development, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive staff discount and paid holidays.

If you like the sound of a fantastic fast-growing company with a great heritage and want to make a positive contribution to a business which in return helps all employees to maximise their full potential, then we would like to hear from you!

CLICK HERE TO APPLY