Webbs Garden Centres is proud to share our recent awards through the Great Place to Work™ scheme. These are fantastic achievements for all the teams that work at Webbs and are justified recognition of collective spirit, dedication and hard work. Promoting a healthy workplace culture through, trust, pride and camaraderie is at the heart of how we work and how we strive to delight our customers. 
 

Webbs is an award-winning garden centre retailer with three stores and a growing ecommerce business. We're an independent family business with a great team of people. At Webbs our values are Team, Trust, Environment, Family and Personality. We have an excellent workplace culture with a focus on fun and wellbeing whilst we work hard to get the job done together. We’re proud to have won national awards including Top 25 Best UK Workplace 2021, Best UK Workplace for Women and Excellence in Wellbeing awards.


JOBS AT WEBBS


CHEF
WEBBS, CHELTENHAM 

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Chef to join our hospitality team at our Cheltenham garden centre. This is an exciting time in the development of our food category, having just completed a high quality refurbishment and extended our food offer.

The role involves producing a range of menu items from scratch using fresh, local and seasonal ingredients. We serve hot breakfasts and lunches to order plus hot snacks throughout the day. As a Chef you will ensure that food quality and presentation is high, inputting into and delivering a seasonally changing menu, using locally sourced, fresh ingredients.

You will work closely with the Restaurant Manager and a small kitchen team to ensure the smooth running of the Cheltenham restaurant, whilst also working in a hands-on capacity, setting the pace and food quality standards.

The successful candidate will have a passion for good food and service combined with experience of working in a fast-paced kitchen.

We have both full and part time hours available on a permanent basis. Our full time position offers a good work life balance, working an average 39.5 hours per week to include 3 weekends in 4, with no antisocial hours or split shifts.

Our reward package includes a generous Webbs discount and Company pension scheme. Uniform is provided and we have plenty of free on-site parking. Please note that Webbs is a no smoking company.

If you'd like to join our fun, friendly Webbs team then please apply with your CV by no later than 17th May 2021.

 

PART TIME GARDEN CENTRE TEAM MEMBER
WEBBS, CHELTENHAM 

We're looking for a part time Garden Centre team member to join the Cheltenham retail team, mainly working shifts at the weekend but with flexibility to work during the week as required.

This position will be based within the outdoor plant area over the summer season therefore an interest in and knowledge of horticulture is essential. The successful candidate will also work inside the garden centre as required and particularly over Sept-Jan when they will be supporting Christmas merchandising and indoor retail.

The successful candidate will have great customer service and sales skills. You will enjoy customer interactions and be able to build rapport quickly. You'll be confident about approaching and engaging with customers with your naturally outgoing, positive personality. You’ll listen, ask questions and provide trusted, enthusiastic advice.

This is a part time and permanent position, working 19.5 hours a week.

Our reward package includes a generous Webbs discount, life insurance, Company pension scheme and discretionary profit share annual bonus. Uniform is provided and we have plenty of free on-site parking. Please note that Webbs is a no smoking company.

If you'd like to join our fun, friendly Webbs team then please apply with your CV by no later than 17th May 2021

 

WASH UP / KITCHEN PORTER
WEBBS, CHELTENHAM

We're looking for one full time and one part time Kitchen Porter to join our Restaurant team at Webbs, Cheltenham. We'd like to hear from candidates who are available for shifts during the week as well as at weekends. You'll have a great work life balance as there are no split shifts or evenings.

These new roles have been created as an essential addition to our busy Restaurant team, to ensure a continuous supply of clean crockery, cutlery and kitchen equipment and to support a clean, safe food preparation environment.

Our Kitchen Porters will work at pace, putting items through the dishwasher quickly and efficiently, washing other items by hand and returning clean items to the correct stations ready for use. The successful candidates will be flexible about assisting in other areas as required including basic food prep, food merchandising, receiving deliveries and supporting the front of house team as needed.

Experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be given to the right candidates.

If you'd like to join the Webbs team please apply with your CV as soon as possible and no later than 17th May.

 

GARDEN CENTRE TEAM MEMBER - GARDEN PLANTS DEPARTMENT 
WEBBS, WYCHBOLD

We're looking for an enthusiastic, positive individual with great horticultural knowledge and strong customer service skills to join our friendly Garden Plants team.

This is a busy and hands-on role with tasks including:

  • Provide advice and guidance to customers to help them choose and look after plants

  • Link sales to ensure customers have everything they need to complete their projects

  • Receiving and checking plant deliveries

  • Merchandising stock in line with Company guidelines - either colour blocking or inspirational displays

  • Watering, pruning and checking for pests and diseases

  • Housekeeping to ensure high standards of presentation and health and safety

  • Demonstrable horticultural knowledge is essential for this role. We're also looking for relevant customer facing experience ideally gained within a similar environment.

 
The successful candidate will have great customer service and sales skills. You will enjoy customer interactions and be able to build rapport quickly. You'll be confident about approaching and engaging with customers with your naturally outgoing, positive personality. You’ll listen, ask questions and provide trusted, enthusiastic advice.

You'll have a passion for horticulture ideally supported by an RHS or equivalent qualification. If you have knowledge and interest and would like to learn more then we will be happy to fund training for you to gain a formal RHS qualification under our Webbs Specialist Training Guarantee.

Good IT and admin skills are also important as you'll be using our systems to keep our stock inventory up to date.

We're looking for someone who is keen to progress into a leadershop role in future, and can provide the training and support to enable this. 

This is a full time and permanent position, working 39.5 hours on average over a 2 week rota. This involves working 4 weekdays plus every alternate weekend.

Our reward package includes a generous Webbs discount, life insurance, Company pension scheme and discretionary profit share annual bonus. Uniform is provided and we have plenty of free on-site parking. Please note that Webbs is a no smoking company.

If you'd like to join our fun, friendly Webbs team then please apply asap and by no later than 31st May 2021.

 

 

GARDEN PLANTS RETAIL ADVISOR
WEBBS, WEST HAGLEY


Webbs, West Hagley is a compact boutique garden centre with an excellent plant area with lots of potential for growth. We're looking for an experienced retail person to join our garden centre team. The main focus of this role is outdoor plants retail, including display, care and sales of our range of plants, compost and stoneware.

You'll have a passion for horticulture ideally supported by an RHS or equivalent qualification. If you have knowledge and interest and would like to learn more then we will be happy to fund training for you to gain a formal RHS qualification under our Webbs Specialist Training Guarantee.

This is a busy and hands-on role with tasks including:

  • Provide advice and guidance to customers to help them choose and look after plants

  • Link sales to ensure customers have everything they need to complete their projects

  • Receiving and checking plant deliveries

  • Merchandising stock in line with Company guidelines - either colour blocking or inspirational displays

  • Watering, pruning and checking for pests and diseases

  • Housekeeping to ensure high standards of presentation and health and safety

 
Demonstrable horticultural knowledge is essential for this role. We're also looking for relevant customer facing experience ideally gained within a similar environment.

This is a full time and permanent position, working 39.5 hours on average over a 2 week rota. This involves working 4 weekdays plus every alternate weekend (you would work 4 days one week and have one weekday plus the weekend off, then you work 6 days the following week, including both weekend days).

Our reward package includes a generous Webbs discount, life insurance, Company pension scheme and discretionary profit share annual bonus. Uniform is provided and we have plenty of free on-site parking. Please note that Webbs is a no smoking company.

If you'd like to join our fun, friendly Webbs team then please apply asap and by no later than 31st May 2021.

 

FOOD HALL TEAM MEMBER
WEBBS, WYCHBOLD
 

We're looking for real foodies; following specialist training you could work in all areas of the food hall Webbs, Wychbold - including our bakery, cheese, deli and gelato counters.

The successful candidate will have customer facing experience and will get a buzz out of sharing food knowledge and making sure customers have a great experience. You will have IT and admin skills to help with ordering and stock management.

Food hygiene and allergen awareness knowledge is advantageous but mandatory training will be provided as part of our induction programme.

As well as providing excellent customer service, serving and operating tills you will be merchandising stock to high standards.

Webbs is a great place to work, offering benefits including generous colleague discount, pension scheme, life insurance, free barista style hot drinks, training opportunities under our Webbs Specialist Training Guarantee, career progression under our Career Pathways and Future Leaders Programmes, profit share bonus scheme and free uniform and parking.

Please apply with your CV at your earliest opportunity and by no later than 31st May 2021.
 

HOW TO APPLY:

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