Assistant Team Leader – Seasonal & Sundries (Full-Time)

We are recruiting an Assistant Team Leader in our Seasonal and Sundries department, on a Full-Time, Permanent basis, working 38 hours per week to include alternate weekends. Pay scale up to £24,000 DOE.

The role of Assistant Team Leader – Seasonal & Sundries
We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Team Leader to join our dedicated and successful Indoor team. Leading the Seasonal & Sundries Team, this role will also support across the centre during busy periods.

Role modelling excellent customer service you will lead the team to achieve department goals by delivering high standards of stock presentation and giving customers an exceptional experience.

The ideal candidate will have good communication and interpersonal skills with a friendly, energetic personality. They will need to be able to carry out a physically demanding job, enjoy teamwork and work well under pressure. Previous retail and people management experience is essential to this role.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading the team to deliver high standards throughout the department.
  • Maintaining product condition and presentation
  • Stock replenishment and levels within inventory control procedures.
  • Offering excellent customer service
  • Supporting with sales orders and stocktakes.

Key Skills and experience:

  • Previous retail experience
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Computer literacy
  • A keen eye for detail.

About You
The ideal candidate must have proven experience in a senior retail position. You will need an excellent knowledge of best practices, outstanding communication and interpersonal skills with a friendly, warm, and welcoming personality and the ability to perform under pressure.

Our employee benefits package includes:

  • An Employee Assistance Program (EAP) providing free and confidential counselling and advice to all employees and their immediate family.
  • Contributory pension scheme for eligible employees
  • Generous Staff Discount Scheme after completion of probationary period
  • Free on-site parking
  • Staff Uniform provided
  • Discounts
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Charity Day
  • Up to 38 days of holiday pro-rata
  • Cycle Scheme

Haskins Garden Centres
Haskins is a family owned, award winning business with 5 destination garden centres across the South of England, each with a large restaurant.

We constantly strive to improve the service and experience we offer our customers, that’s why the recruitment of our people is so important to us. If you are passionate about delivering excellent customer service, have a sense of humour and an eagerness to learn, we want you to join our friendly, happy team.




When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.