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As a thriving, forward thinking, award winning business we are always seeking dedicated, dynamic and friendly people of all ages to join our team.

A large proportion of our full time members of staff started as weekend employees; hopefully that says something about our company in itself!

In order to apply for any position, please complete the company application form which can be downloaded from this page and email it to hr@woodcotegreen.com along with your CV. (Please note that our application must be completed and saved using Adobe Reader.)

We pride ourselves in responding to all applications, whether they are successful or not. Please bear with us and we will get back to you in due course.  


Aquatics Lead – Full Time
£18,500 to £22,000 per annum + paid overtime (dependant on experience), staff discount and 28 days holiday per annum

We are currently looking to fill a senior shop floor vacancy within our Aquatics division. Duties will include ordering of stock, running the shop floor on a daily business and reporting in to the Senior Manager. You will also be catching fish, giving advice on pond care, tanks and set ups, maintenance of the fish tanks and fish health, plus serving customers.

The successful candidate will have the following:
• An extensive knowledge of fish and fish husbandry.
• Be competent on water filtration and quality
• Experience of fish keeping
• Be commercially minded with experience of shop floor management and stock maintenance

Previous experience of working in a similar aquatic retail outlet would also be beneficial.

This is a full time role (40 hours) which includes working 1 weekend day per week. Shift times range between 8am and 9pm as some assistance with replenishment shifts will be expected. Some Bank Holidays will be required. Salary commensurate with experience.

Full Time Kitchen Assistant/Grill Chef
Salary negotiable dependant on experience + paid overtime, staff discount and 28 days holiday (pro-rata)

We are looking for an experienced Kitchen Assistant/Grill Chef to join our growing team.

Duties will involve working in all areas of the kitchen preparing high quality breakfast and lunch orders whilst maintaining high Health & Safety and food hygiene standards.

The successful candidate will have previous experience of working in a busy kitchen on grill side and be passionate about creating and serving good food made from fresh, seasonal ingredients and have a flexible ‘can do’ attitude. Experience and knowledge of working on hot and cold prep would be highly beneficial.

This is a full time role (40 hours per week) with shift times ranging between 7am and 8pm. You will be required to work a minimum of 1 weekend day per week and some Bank Holidays, but no split shift work is required. Salary commensurate with experience.

Full Time Kitchen Porter – Pot Wash
Competitive rate of pay + staff discount and 28 days holiday per annum (pro-rata)

We are seeking an individual to work within our kitchen area helping support the Duty Chefs with the smooth day to day running of the department. Duties will include using detergent, rinsing, and sanitising chemicals to clean dishes, inspecting and stacking cleaned items as well as assisting the kitchen team by ensuring we continuously maintain our high standards of cleanliness. The successful applicant will also be responsible for the daily maintenance of the dishwashing machines.

This position will involve working 35 hours per week over 1 weekend day and 4 week days (including some bank holidays) with opportunities for additional hours at peak times. Shifts will range between 8am and 8pm. Salary dependant on experience.


Grotto / Customer Services Team Members – various hours available
Up to £8.35 gross per hour dependant on experience

Woodcote Green is currently looking for friendly, outgoing individuals to become part of our busy Grotto / Customer Service team.

Experience of previous Customer Service duties in a retail industry would be useful but not essential.

Woodcote Green continues to work hard on its reputation of delivering excellent Customer Service and we want to find people who are as passionate at delivering this as we are. As a Customer Service team member you will be responsible for dealing with first hand customer queries, serving customers on the till and supporting the smooth running of our Customer Service points. You will be expected to go above and beyond to ensure that all our customers receive positive experience when they visit, and to do this you will need to strongly enforce our Customer Service brand standards.

The Customer Services team also aid in the smooth running of our famous Christmas Grotto so some duties involved with this may be required. These include working within our Grotto as an Elf, speaking with young children, handing out presents and working on our photo desk.

There are various positions available (15 – 35 hours per week), all of which will include minimum of 1 weekend day each week. Shift times ranging between 7.30am and 7.30pm. Please note this is a fixed term contract until 24th December 2019 with a view to start beginning / mid November.

Salary to be discussed further at interview stage.

Hurry – last spaces available!
£15 per hour for payrolled staff
£20 per hour for those who are self-employed

Time is running out and we only have limited spaces remaining for those who wish to play the part of the big man himself in our Christmas Grotto!

We are looking for hardworking and cheerful staff to work in our Grotto this late November/December 2019. If you would like to join us and play a vital part of our operation then you will be a friendly communicator, reliable and have the ability to work in a very busy fast paced environment.

If you do want to fill those ‘big black boots’ then your daily duties will include talking and listening to children, giving out Christmas presents and posing for photographs.

There are not many slots left, so if you would like to be a part of the best Santa’s grotto around this year then please apply via the application form you can download to the left of this advert.

Minimum of 15 hours per week including at least 1 weekend day per week. Shifts range from 8am – 7pm.