As per government advice, our floristry is open and despatching your online orders. We are operating under strict guidelines and there are to be NO visits to our farm by the public during the Coronavirus restrictions.

We're Hiring for our Floristry Team

The Great British Florist at WIGGLY WIGGLERS

FLORISTRY ASSISTANT

Our Great British Flower brand continues to grow from strength to strength, and we are looking to appoint someone into our Floristry Department as soon as possible. Whilst we do not necessarily need a qualified florist, we do want to appoint someone who has an affinity with flowers, although organisational and admin skills are a significant part of the role (may suit an apprenticeship). The successful candidate will be based in our floristry at Blakemere, Herefordshire working 9am – 5.30pm Mon - Fri

Duties are varied and will include:

• Conditioning flowers (full training provided);

• Handling goods in;

• Picking flowers for orders;

• Putting together bouquets and arrangements to a followed recipe (full training provided);

• Potentially delivering flowers if required;

• Writing out the cards which accompany the bouquets and arrangements.

In order to be considered for this post, applicants will need to have the following skills and attributes:

• Dexterity, particularly the ability to work quickly whilst maintaining quality;

• Efficient and organised;

• Ability to remain cheerful and professional whilst handling repetitive work;

• Self-motivated and able to work without supervision;

• A “people person” who is able to communicate with customers, suppliers and staff members in a helpful and friendly manner at all times;

• Able to handle pressure;

• The candidate must be in possession of a full UK driving licence;

• Computer literate, following our system to obtain labels; addresses etc;

• Able to be flexible with working hours as most weddings take place on Saturdays; so there is added pressure at the end of the working week

If you feel that you have the knowledge; experience and enthusiasm to join our small, busy team and have the ability to fulfil the above duties, then please send your CV and a covering email to heather@wigglywigglers.co.uk

Closing date for applicants is Wednesday 18th September.

HEATHER GORRINGE

MANAGING DIRECTOR: WIGGLY WIGGLERS