Bee Leaf Privilege Club

Careers

At Notcutts we value our employees. They are our single best asset. Since we founded our company in 1897, we’ve been lucky to have the very finest people on our team, making Notcutts a great place to work and a great place to shop.


The cornerstones of our business are Quality, Expertise, Service and Inspiration. In our colleagues we prize:

• Confident and concise communication
• Flexibility
• Putting the customer first
• Team work

If you think you have the qualities, experience and character to work with us – we’d love to hear from you!

At Notcutts we are regularly recruiting for General Retail and Catering Assistants within our stores. For further information on these types of vacancies please contact the store directly. All other latest vacancies can be found below. If you need to get in touch, please feel free to contact us at:

 


Get in touch

HR Department

Notcutts Garden Centres,

Ipswich Road,

Woodbridge,

Suffolk,

IP12 4AF

 

Email - recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Telephone - 013943 83344

Fax - 01394 445307 

 

Thank you for your interest in working for Notcutts Garden Centres.

Please be aware that you will only be contacted should we feel that your experience matches our requirements and therefore wish to take your application further.


Current vacancies

Search by garden centre

Select your centre:
*Please note only centres with available jobs are listed

Search by available jobs

Select your job:

Back to Top

 

OPERATIONS MANAGER- Booker
We are looking to recruit an Operations Manager at our Booker Garden Centre.

The Operations Manager is a key member of the management team, supporting the General Manager to ensure that the centre runs smoothly and efficiently by improving profitability and general standards throughout.

Specific responsibilities include stock management, customer service, financial performance, health and safety, facilities and HR.

You will directly manage and develop a small team which will include general assistants, a stock controller and a goods inwards assistant.

Successful candidates will have proven experience of managing in a retail environment with an understanding of stock management along with strong commercial awareness and analytical skills matched by their ability to manage and motivate a successful team in a customer focused environment, of which they can be proud.

This is a full-time position and will include working weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis and some flexibility regarding hours may be required due to the nature of the role.

We are also looking to recruit some General Assistants, various hours available please contact the store direct for further information or If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

CHEF- Cranleigh
We are currently looking for a talented Chef in our Cranleigh Garden Centre who has a good knowledge and understanding of working and managing a fast paced commercial kitchen, delivering food made from scratch to the highest standards. The role offers hours of work most Chefs can only dream of! 40 hours per week, working alternate weekends, no late nights and no split shifts, working in a great environment, with great teams. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Chef with the desire to develop and prosper or looking to gain some work life balance back.

You will support the Restaurant Manager in developing the Restaurant Team to meet their full potential. You will also be expected to demonstrate your skills and illustrate your enthusiasm and knowledge within the restaurant environment.

If you feel you have insufficient experience for the Chef role, but would be interested in joining us, please feel free to send us your CV and a short cover letter explaining the job you feel you would be suited for and why you are interested in joining us.

In return we offer a competitive salary, plus pension contribution, EAP, free car parking and a generous discount in our centres. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

RETAIL GOODS IN ASSISTANT- Cranleigh
We are looking to recruit a Goods In Person, responsible for ensuring deliveries are booked in accurately and stored in an organised and safe manner. Successful candidates will require a full clean driving licence. A forklift licence would be an advantage but not essential. Successful candidates should have experience working in a similar environment. Please note this is a physical role and will include both moving and lifting merchandise.

We are looking for an excellent team player, who has good communication, PC skills (to include Microsoft Office and Outlook) and numerical skills as well as excellent customer service skills to work in our customer focused business.

Working 40 hours per week including some bank holidays and weekends on a rota basis. Benefits of working for Notcutts include pension contribution, generous discount, EAP programme, uniform and free parking. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

JUNIOR BUYER- Woodbridge Office
We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Property Project Manager to join the team to manage redevelopment projects in our Garden Centres across various sites in England. From developing design briefs, co-ordinating external input, managing expenditure to budgets and ensuring Health & Safety compliance.

This role will also support property repairs and maintenance programmes. The ideal candidate will have experience of managing projects, preferably within retail, leisure or hospitality. Excellent communication skills and the ability to build positive working relationships are essential as is experience of AutoCAD (or similar) and an understanding of Health & Safety regulations.

Based in Woodbridge with regular UK travel. Benefits of working for Notcutts includes a competitive salary plus pension contribution, generous discount, EAP programme and free parking.



If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

PROPERTY PROJECTS MANAGER- Woodbridge Office
We have an exciting opportunity to join the Notcutts team as a Junior Buyer at our offices in Woodbridge, Suffolk (plus travel to meet the requirements of the role).

The Junior Buyer will take responsibility for selecting and developing the Gardening ranges for our business. The ideal candidate will have an eye for customer trends, confident communication and negotiation skills, a passion and enthusiasm for customers and products and be an excellent team player focused on driving sales and profitability.

Benefits of working for Notcutts includes a competitive salary plus pension contribution, generous discount, EAP programme and free parking.

If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

ASSISTANT RESTAURANT MANAGER- Norwich
We are looking to recruit an Assistant Restaurant Manager at our newly redeveloped Norwich Garden Centre. As the Assistant Restaurant Manager you will support the Restaurant Manager and in their absence will be responsible for both front of house and the kitchen ensuring a smooth operation throughout. As you would expect we pay special attention to our guests and therefore require an outstanding host to meet their expectations. In addition, you will be required to support the kitchen team, meaning previous chef experience would be preferred, although not essential.

You should have previous experience of supervising within a busy restaurant environment and be prepared to support the development of the team. It is essential you have an understanding of financials, a good level of IT competency and will be expected to recognise and comply with industry legislation.

A competitive salary awaits the successful applicant, in addition we offer a generous discount, pension contribution, EAP, uniform and free parking. If a work / family life balance is important to you, then this role should be ideal. Working 40hrs pw over a 2 week working pattern includes some weekends, and a scattering of evening work to support special events, otherwise a flexible approach is what we ask from you.

We are also looking for General Restaurant Colleagues, please contact the centre direct for details of hours/positions available. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

OUTDOOR MANAGER- Norwich
We are looking to recruit an Outdoor Manager. As the Outdoor Manager you will be a key member of the management team in the Garden Centre, supporting the General Manager to ensure that the Centre maintains it’s prestigious reputation for providing first class horticultural expertise whilst improving profitability in this commercial environment.

Specific responsibilities include stock management, customer service, financial performance, health and safety, plus you will directly manage a team of general assistants.

Successful candidates will have an extensive knowledge of plants, a high level of visual merchandising skills, proven experience of managing in a retail environment, commercial awareness and analytical skills matched by their ability to manage and motivate a successful team of which they can be proud.

Benefits of working for Notcutts includes pension contribution, generous discount, EAP programme, uniform and free parking. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

CAFE/COFFEE SHOP MANAGER- Peterborough
You will be part of the overall Garden Centre management team and directly responsible for both front of house and the kitchen ensuring a smooth operation throughout. As you would expect we pay special attention to our guests and therefore require an outstanding host to meet their expectations. In addition, you will be required to support the kitchen team, meaning previous chef experience would be preferred, although not essential.

You should have previous experience of supervising within a busy restaurant environment. You should be prepared to develop, coach and lead your team into delivering their best and enjoy being part of the greatest team they know. It is essential you have an understanding of financials especially profit and loss and will be expected to recognise and comply with industry legislation.

The role offers hours of work most Café/Coffee Shop Managers can only dream of! 40 hours per week, working alternate weekends, no split shifts and only occasional evenings to support special events, working in a great environment, with great teams.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Restaurant Manager with the desire to develop and prosper or looking to gain some work life balance back.

If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

RESTAURANT SUPERVISOR- Rivendell
We are looking to recruit a Restaurant Supervisor at our Rivendell Garden Centre. As Supervisor you will support the Restaurant Manager in the overall running of the Restaurant for both front of house and the kitchen ensuring a smooth operation throughout.

This is a part time (30hrs) retail based position working on rota basis and will include weekend and bank holiday working (occasional evenings are required for seasonal events only).

Benefits of working for Notcutts includes a competitive salary plus pension contribution, generous discount, EAP programme, uniform and free parking. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

CHEF/COOK- St Albans
We are looking to recruit a Chef/Cook. As the Chef/Cook you will have the opportunity to work with fresh seasonal menus, always within or exceeding margin targets. You will support the Head Chef and the Restaurant Manager in developing the Restaurant Team to meet their full potential. You will also be expected to demonstrate your skills and illustrate your enthusiasm and knowledge within the restaurant environment.

If a work/family life balance is important to you, then this role should be ideal, working an average of 40hrs per week over a 2 week working pattern includes weekends, bank holidays and occasional evenings to support special events. In return we offer a competitive salary, plus pension contribution, EAP, free car parking and a generous discount in our centres. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

COMMIS CHEF- Tunbridge Wells
We are currently looking for a talented Commis Chef for our Tunbridge Wells Garden Centre.

Applicants will require good knowledge and understanding of working and managing a fast paced commercial kitchen, delivering food made from scratch to the highest standards. The roles offers hours of work most Chefs can only dream of! 40 hours per week, working alternate weekends, no late nights and no split shifts, working in a great environment, with great teams. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Chef with the desire to develop and prosper or looking to gain some work life balance back.

You will support the Restaurant Manager in developing the Restaurant Team to meet their full potential. You will also be expected to demonstrate your skills and illustrate your enthusiasm and knowledge within the restaurant environment.

In return we offer a competitive salary, plus pension contribution, EAP, free car parking and a generous discount in our centres. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

HEAD CHEF- Wheatcroft
We are currently looking for a talented Head Chef in our Wheatcroft Garden Centre who has a good knowledge and understanding of working and managing a fast paced commercial kitchen, delivering food made from scratch to the highest standards. The role offers hours of work most Head Chefs can only dream of! 40 hours per week, working alternate weekends, no late nights and no split shifts, working in a great environment, with great teams. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Head Chef with the desire to develop and prosper or looking to gain some work life balance back.

You will support the Restaurant Manager in developing the Restaurant Team to meet their full potential. You will also be expected to demonstrate your skills and illustrate your enthusiasm and knowledge within the restaurant environment.

In return we offer a competitive salary, plus pension contribution, EAP, free car parking and a generous discount in our centres. If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

CHEF/COOK- Woodford Park
We are looking to recruit a new Chef/Cook to join the team at our Woodford Garden Centre. As the Chef/Cook you will have the opportunity to work with fresh seasonal menus, always within or exceeding margin target. An experienced and well trained catering professional, who understands that a kitchen with flawless food hygiene standards and organisational systems will produce better food, better chefs and better profits.

You will also be expected to demonstrate your skills and illustrate your enthusiasm and knowledge within the restaurant environment. You must have excellent people and people-management skills and will required to help with training and any future recruitment.

If a work/family life balance is important to you, then this role should be ideal. We work an average of 40hrs per week over a 2 week working pattern. The pattern consist of daytime shifts with potentially every other weekend off. However, we have an expectation that all staff should be available to work weekends, bank holidays and occasional evenings to support special events and busy trading needs. In return we offer a competitive salary, plus pension contribution, EAP, free car parking and a generous discount in our centres.

We are also looking for a Kitchen Port (32hrs), General Restaurant Assistants (16 and 32hrs). If you would like to be considered, please forward your CV to: recruitment@notcutts.co.uk

Dotted Line

 

 

 

Save
Leaves