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Port Sunlight Jobs, Garden Centre and Restaurant.

Jobs in the Garden Centre and Restaurant, apply now for your new role. The Port Sunlight Garden Centre and Restaurant team is a talented one, we aim to grow this talent as both the Garden Centre and The Restaurant grows! If you have a passion for customers then please see our current job opportunities below.
If we don’t have what you are looking for now, please do check back regularly as we update this page as soon as opportunities become available.



Chef de Partie – Full time 38 Hours per week
8 days per fortnight including every other weekend.
Chef de Partie required for our Busy Restaurant. Days only 8am to 6pm
Port Sunlight Garden Centre Restaurant offers fresh food to order prepared in our own kitchen.
If you are a Chef de Partie or a Commis Chef we have a fantastic opportunity for you to join the Kitchen team in an established business with daytime hours.
You will be able to produce food of a consistently high standard and be confident in all aspects of food preparation and service.
You will be:
A reliable and dedicated chef.
Experienced at a similar level, with a genuine commitment and passion for food and quality service.
High standards of cleanliness and food safety.
Responsible for maintaining health and safety practices and good hygiene in line with company food safety standards within our kitchen.
Be a team player with excellent communication and organisational skills.
As a garden centre we do not open in the evenings with the exception of special events and functions.
Job Type: Full time, 8 days per fortnight including every other weekend.
Hours: 8am till 6pm
Rate of pay £11.50 per hour
Job Types: Full time Permanent

To apply please send a CV to info@portsunlightgardens.co.uk for the attention of the Head Chef.
We regret that we are unable to respond to candidates not considered to be suitable therefore you will only be contacted should we wish to take your application further.


Chef de Partie –  33 Hours per week
7 days per fortnight including every other weekend.
Chef de Partie required for our Busy Restaurant. Days only 8am to 6pm
Port Sunlight Garden Centre Restaurant offers fresh food to order prepared in our own kitchen.
If you are a Chef de Partie or a Commis Chef we have a fantastic opportunity for you to join the Kitchen team in an established business with daytime hours.
You will be able to produce food of a consistently high standard and be confident in all aspects of food preparation and service.
You will be:
A reliable and dedicated chef.
Experienced at a similar level, with a genuine commitment and passion for food and quality service.
High standards of cleanliness and food safety.
Responsible for maintaining health and safety practices and good hygiene in line with company food safety standards within our kitchen.
Be a team player with excellent communication and organisational skills.
As a garden centre we do not open in the evenings with the exception of special events and functions.
Job Type: 7 days per fortnight including every other weekend.
Hours:  8am till 6pm
Rate of pay £11.50 per hour
Job Types: Permanent

To apply please send a CV to info@portsunlightgardens.co.uk for the attention of the Head Chef.
We regret that we are unable to respond to candidates not considered to be suitable therefore you will only be contacted should we wish to take your application further.


Full Time Restaurant
Customer Service

We will be looking to you to make our customers visit to the Restaurant extra special.
Scrambled eggs on toast at breakfast or a Burger for lunch you’ll be serving them freshly prepared food with a genuine pride.
The Garden Centre Restaurant is a popular place, it takes passion and energy to keep the orders moving and the whole place looking at its best.
You’ll have a smile for all your customers, and a smile for the rest of the team too.
About you
Energy and stamina and plenty of it, a sharp eye for detail and a positive, proactive approach to
getting things done.
Some previous experience is also necessary – an excellent track record of working in a restaurant  or café is essential.
Experience of food preparation, kitchen standards and food hygiene is also helpful.
About your application…
The first thing you’ll need to do is apply with an Application Form or CV.
If successful we will contact you for an initial telephone conversation to find out more about your experiences in cafés and restaurants, we will then ask you for interview.
Job Type:    Full Time permanent Wednesday to Sunday.
To apply please complete an application form available from the Garden Centre tills and return for the attention of the General Manager.
Rates of pay for this position.
21yrs £9.25      18 to 20yrs £8.35       16-17yrs £6.56
To apply please send a CV to info@portsunlightgardens.co.uk
We regret that we are unable to respond to candidates not considered to be suitable therefore you will only be contacted should we wish to take your application further.


Garden Centre Assistants – Seasonal
To help with the magic of Christmas!
Working on the tills, welcoming customers, keeping the shop tidy, merchandising, pricing stock, moving stock and displaying items for sale.
It’s a big job…. it keeps us very busy!
There will be lifting of heavy boxes and other items involved with this role.
We have a number of shift patterns available on a rota basis.
To apply please send a CV to info@portsunlightgardens.co.uk stating the position applied for.
Rates of pay for this position.
21yrs £9.25      18 to 20yrs £8.35       16-17yrs £6.56
We regret that we are unable to respond to candidates not considered to be suitable therefore you will only be contacted should we wish to take your application further.


Part Time Servers / Front of House Restaurant
Part Time Days – Wednesday to Sunday.
You will be taking orders, preparing drinks and serving freshly prepared breakfasts and lunches to our customers.
Friendly and energetic providing exceptional customer service is what you will enjoy the most from working in a fast-paced Restaurant.
Who are we looking for?
A reliable enthusiastic manner.
High Standards of cleanliness.
Experience in a similar environment.
A super friendly people person.
To apply please send a CV to info@portsunlightgardens.co.uk stating the position applied for.
Job Type: Part time days
Hours: Around 15 to 20 hours per week working days Wednesday to Sunday.
Rates of pay for this position.
21yrs £9.25      18 to 20yrs £8.35       16-17yrs £6.56
We regret that we are unable to respond to candidates not considered to be suitable therefore you will only be contacted should we wish to take your application further.


Restaurant Assistants Weekends only, Saturdays and / or Sundays.
To help with the magic of Christmas!
Assisting customers with orders, clearing tables and food service.
You will be a people person with a love for customer service.
We have a number of shift patterns available on a rota basis.
To apply please send a CV to info@portsunlightgardens.co.uk stating the position applied for.
Rates of pay for this position.
21yrs £9.25      18 to 20yrs £8.35       16-17yrs £6.56
We regret that we are unable to respond to candidates not considered to be suitable therefore you will only be contacted should we wish to take your application further.