Barters Plant Centre and Nursery
Barters Plant Centre and Nursery

Full Time

Job description:  Retail Nursery worker



Working in a thriving family-run plant nursery business.

We have a retail area selling plants and garden supplies to the public.

Main duties include:

Serving customers.

Stocking the Retail centre and liaising with the Nursery for the supply of plants.

Maintaining plant quality and displays.

Watering plant stock.

Helping on the Nursery when required and to broaden knowledge of the whole horticultural process that are carried out at Barters.

Answering the phone, emails and face to face enquiries from customers.

Utilising and updating the nursery inventory software.


Ideal candidates will have:

Physical fitness - the work is sometimes demanding.

The confidence and the ability to communicate verbally and in writing with customers, colleagues, suppliers and all visitors to the site.

Good plant knowledge and be able to find plant information.

A practical approach to solving problems.

Computer literacy and be willing to learn new systems of inventory, report-making, marketing, invoicing & office software.


RHS level 2 or equivalent life-experience would be of considerable benefit.


Must be a genuine team player and demonstrate this by creating positive relationship with colleagues during probationary period.


This job requires weekend work - not more than one weekend in three.


Part-time positions may be offered if the right person for the job cannot commit to full-time work.


Please send an email to with your CV and be available to have a 'zoom' type conversation.




Job description


Part-time work at Barters Plant Showroom.


Tidying plants ready for sale, watering, serving customers, helping to create/move displays - these are some of the more routine aspects, other duties as needed.


Would suit a fit and energetic individual who enjoys working as part of a team.


Please send CV & covering note to or call us on 01373 832694 and be prepared to have an initial video interview.

Barters Farm Nurseries has been supplying plants for more than 60 years. The Showroom has been trading for almost 30 yearsOur trade business specialises in supplying landscapers and garden designers as well as a number of garden centres.

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Barters can source plants that are not in stock.

We'll be happy to quote for any requirements you might have, from one plant to 1000. 


Retail customers

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Trade clients



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