Shop Assistant

Job Title:  Shop Assistant

Job Type: Part-time (2 days a week + occasional evenings)

Duration: Permanent

Reports To:  Shop Manager

Applications Close:  6 August 2021


Are you a customer service expert that loves plants just as much as you love people? We are looking for a shop assistant to be the face of our business and provide an excellent experience for every customer that walks through the door. You'll live and breathe plants and become part of a thriving, growing workplace of individuals that are passionate about our mission to create healthy gardens. If you think that you would be a good fit, get in touch with us today!


  • Horticultural training/experience

  • Retail experience

  • Ability to work Saturdays and occasional evenings


  • Stocktake and maintain stock levels

  • Keep shop presentable at all times

  • Monitoring and updating website and online sales

  • Nursery upkeep

  • Provide expert knowledge of indoor and outdoor plants

  • Promoting and preparing for evening workshops

This job description serves to illustrate the scope and responsibilities of the post and is not intended to be an exhaustive list of duties. You will be expected to perform other job-related tasks requested by management and as necessitated by the development of this role and the development of the business.


Email a cover letter along with your CV to or drop them off at our store on 1/26 Gloucester Street, Nelson.