Deputy Manager – Whixley Nursery

Deputy Manager – Whixley Nursery
Location: Whixley

Full time – flexibility is required to work additional hours where needed and there will be occasional weekend working

Salary – £19,250 – £22,250 depending on experience

This role is to provide assistance to the site Manager, plan & supervise the work of nursery staff and fully deputise for the Manager in their absence.

We are looking for someone who wants to progress their career within our Company, someone who is motivated and eager to learn, develop their skills and enhance their knowledge.

You must have some plant knowledge, have experience of procedures related to growing, and experience of leading small teams.  We need you to be a quick learner and a great communicator too.  You must have a driving licence which is valid for the UK.

Fork-lift truck and Knapsack sprayer certification are desirable. If you don’t have these qualifications, you must be willing to be trained.

As a “hands-on” Deputy Manager, you will be carrying out daily physical tasks as well as management and supervisory duties of the team.

As the production and operational demands and the need for flexibility at Whixley increase, a ‘can do’ attitude is essential for the role.

Apply for the job on Indeed here or provide your CV to Chris Davis by 4th October 2019, along with a letter which explains how you think you have the experience, skills, abilities and knowledge to do this job.

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