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Torwood Garden Centre in Larbert will be celebrating 80 years in business during 2022

The business has been in the Stevenson family since it was founded by John Stevenson Snr in 1942 as a market garden. It is now managed by the 3rd and 4th generation of the family: John, Dorothy, Jamie Stevenson.

Many local families have multiple generations who have supported our business over the years, whether for their wedding flowers, children’s toys or garden goods.

To mark this milestone we have expansion plans for our 80th year, and have a number of positions to fill in the growing team.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly family business and we are looking for individuals who are enthusiastic, self-motivated and customer focused. The following permanent posts are available for immediate start:

 

Chef

Full Time Position – 40 hours

Opportunity to join our team, within Blossoms Restaurant, working 5 days 8.30am to 5pm. Weekend working essential. No evening shifts.

Must have previous experience of working as a chef and have a passion to ‘belong to’ and take our business forward. This position has arisen due to creation of a new bakery and expansion of the existing kitchen.

 

Kitchen Assistant

Part time – 24 hours per week (8.30am to 5pm)

Working as part of our Blossoms team to assist our chefs in preparing high quality dishes. Weekend working essential. No evening shifts. This position has arisen due to creation of a new bakery and expansion of the existing kitchen.

 

Catering Assistant (two positions)

Full time/Part time – 40/24 hours per week

Working as part of our Blossoms team to serve customers and ensure correct cleaning and food hygiene practices. Weekend working essential. No evening shifts. This position has arisen due to expansion of our dog friendly café and continued growth of main restaurant.

 

Dishwasher

Full time – 40 hours per week

No experience necessary. Working as part of our Blossoms team to operate dish washer and ensure correct cleaning and food hygiene practices.

Weekend working essential. No evening shifts.

 

Clothing and Gift Buyer/Merchandiser and Sales Assistant

Full Time Position – 40 hours

Enthusiastic team worker required to assist and advise our customers, manage stock levels and budgets, negotiate with suppliers and merchandise stock.

Must be dedicated to excellent customer service and have good communication skills. These departments have been growing and now require additional staff.

  

The following roles are intended to be filled early 2022 :

 

Plant Area Assistant Manager

Full Time Position – 40 hours

Part of our horticultural team, where we pride ourselves in giving the highest level of help and advice in all areas of gardening.

A good knowledge of plants is essential as is good communication and a high standard of visual merchandising.

Must have a proven record of management / team leading experience.

 

Plant Area Sales Assistant

Full Time Position – 40 hours

Preferably possess either a horticultural qualification, be in training or had practical horticultural experience.

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