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Team Leader - Plant Area

About us

Frosts Garden Centre is a family business which is proud to have been recognised for style, expertise and quality for more than half a century. Our mission is to delight our customers with our beautiful products, knowledgeable guidance and outstanding customer service. Our four Garden Centres are visually stunning and year-round events create additional excitement and variety for customers and colleagues alike.

About our FROSTIE team

Our fabulous colleagues understand how to delight our customers. They strive for customer service excellence and work together to maintain the highest standards throughout our Centres, ensuring that each customer visit is as memorable as it should be.

About this opportunity 

Our Plant Area attracts a wide range of customers, from novice gardeners wanting to know what to plant where, to purist horticulturalists looking for a hard to come by specimen. The Plant Area team will offer expert advice and guidance to customers, whilst making sure plant stock is professionally maintained, pest-free and appropriately watered.

The Plant Area Team Leader will have accountability for supervising their team to ensure quality and merchandising standards are met, whilst ensuring the environment is always clean, tidy and safe. They will have additional responsibility for stock control and ordering. 

About you

You will have a passion for horticulture, good plant knowledge and will enjoy talking to customers, sharing your enthusiasm and knowledge. You will be naturally friendly and of course, a real team player.

You will have previous retail / leadership experience, ideally gained from working in a similar environment. 

You need to be comfortable with a certain amount of stretching and some lifting to maintain stock levels, water plants and carry out seasonal moves.  The Plant Area is outdoor based, although some of it is under canopy. You will enjoy working in all weathers and be happy to wear the appropriate uniform according to the weather conditions.

Our benefits

Our colleagues enjoy a generous colleague discount to spend in our stores and restaurants, free on-site parking and a stylish uniform, as well as the opportunity to grow their career with us in many different directions.

This position is offered on a full time basis, working 42.5 hours per week which will include alternate weekends and bank holidays as required.

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Please note that due to the large amount of applications we receive we regret we cannot respond to unsuccessful applications.

 

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