Position
RESTAURANT MANAGER
Our Ref
GC07RM/0716
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berks, RG18 9TG
Job Description
Established in 1864 Hillier Nurseries and Garden Centres is a family owned Company with a great tradition in professional horticulture. Hillier is an internationally recognised brand, both within the horticultural industry and beyond, in particular through its continued presence at the RHS Chelsea Flower show where it is a world record holder having achieved 70 consecutive gold medals.

This is a great opportunity for someone to use their skills and experience within the catering industry, to join us at our newly developed Restaurant within the Newbury Garden Centre.

You will manage/supervise, co-ordinate, plan, and participate in all the activities for the Restaurant to ensure a smooth efficient and professional service to our customers of the highest standard.

Working closely with the Kitchen Manager your duties will include management of staff, rota’s, cash handling, to achieve a profitable business within budget, assisting with new menu ideas, ordering stock, guaranteeing all policy & health and safety standards are met.

The candidate will:

Be flexible
Be adaptable
Be calm under pressure
Excellent communication and customer service skills.

Hours of work will be 37.5hr per week, working 5 days from 7 to include alternate weekends between 9am/5pm – No Evenings

To apply, please send a copy of your current C.V together with a covering letter to Recruitment, HR Department, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or email recruitment@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Competitive Salary
Benefits
Uniform, Free car parking, Pension scheme and Staff discount after a qualifying period
Application Closing Date
August 1st, 2016
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
CASUAL CATERING ASSISTANT
Our Ref
GC07/CCA/0616
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Priors Court Road, Thatcham, Newbury, RG18 9TG
Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a Casual Catering Assistant to join our Restaurant within our Garden Centre, Newbury. We are looking for someone who can be flexible and who can cover holiday/sickness cover etc.

Applicants should be able to work on your own initiative and under pressure. A basic food hygiene certificate would be an advantage, however training will be given. Enthusiasm and dedication to customer service and providing a quality catering service are most important.

Duties will include preparation of drinks, serving and handling food, clearing tables, washing up, cash handling and ensuring all health and safety standards are met.

To apply for this position, please send your c.v together with a covering letter to the HR Department, Hillier Nurseries Ltd, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 9PA or email recruitment@hillier.co.uk
Salary
Minimum wage, depending on age and experience
Benefits
Uniform and Training
Application Closing Date
August 1st, 2016
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk




Position
CATERING ASSISTANT (4 HOURS SATURDAY)
Our Ref
GC16/CA/0616
Job Location
Hillier Garden Centre, Compton Road, Banbury, OX16 2PR
Job Description
We currently have a part time vacancy for a Catering Assistant to work in our Coffee Shop within our Banbury Garden Centre.

Duties will include preparing, cooking and serving food to the required standard, cash handling, ensuring all health and safety standards are met including cleaning and all associated tasks.

The successful candidate will be, self-motivated, and enjoy working as part of a busy team aiming to deliver the highest standards of customer service. Previous experience and a food hygiene certificate would be an advantage but training will be given.

Hours of work are 12.00pm - 4.00pm Saturday. You will be required to work some additional hours and some bank holidays.

To apply please send your CV together with a covering letter to: Recruitment, HR Department, Hillier Nurseries Limited, Ampfield House, Ampfield, Romsey, Hampshire SO51 9PA or e-mail

Hillier is an Investors in People Company
Salary
Dependent on experience
Benefits
Free Parking, Uniform, Training, Staff Discount and Pension after a qualifying period
Application Closing Date
August 1st, 2016
If you are interested in the above position please send a copy of your CV together with a covering letter to:

Sue Johnson
Personnel Manager,
Hillier Nurseries Ltd,
Ampfield House,
Ampfield,
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9PA.
Telephone 01794 368733 or email suejohnson@hillier.co.uk