Opportunities at Elm Court Garden Centre


Elm Court Garden Centre is as privately owned and run Garden Centre. The management and colleague team enjoy our work and love interacting and servicing our customers.

We have colleagues that specialise in working in horticulture (plants) and those working in our showroom and shop working on tills and cleaning replenishing stock etc. We all undertake a wide variety of roles, whatever is needed on the day.

In addition we have a table service restaurant and Music café with outdoor children’s play area.

From time we will advertise job vacancies below:

Job Title: Reptile Department Team Member

Job Type: Part / Full-time (16hrs – 39 hrs)

One weekend day per week required.

Salary: £7.49- £10.42 (age dependent)

Benefits: Free parking & staff discount

We are looking for a passionate and knowledgeable individual to join our team working predominantly in our new Reptile Department. You will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service, sharing your knowledge and expertise about reptiles, and driving sales within the department.


  • Provide excellent customer service to all customers visiting the reptile department
  • Assist customers in selecting and purchasing reptile-related products and supplies
  • Share your knowledge and expertise about reptiles, including their care, feeding, and habitat requirements.
  • Help maintain a clean and well-organized reptile department.
  • Work with the rest of the garden centre team to achieve all departmental sales targets and goals


  • A working knowledge of reptiles and their care, feeding, and habitat requirements
  • Previous experience working in a sales environment, preferably within a pet or reptile-related industry
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • A friendly and approachable personality
  • Ability to work in a team environment and to work flexible hours, including weekends and holidays
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills

If you’re passionate about reptiles and enjoy engaging with people in a sales environment, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your cv and cover letter outlining your experience and qualifications for this position to recruitment@elmcourtgardencentre.co.uk