A Garden Centre Manager would be responsible for all aspects of the day to day running of the garden centre. They would oversee the care and maintenance of plants, shrubs and trees, make sure the centre is displayed correctly with tools, garden furniture and other products. Manage, recruit and train staff, handle budgets and accounts and manage and implement safety procedures.
A degree in horticulture or commercial horticulture would be beneficial although you could work your way up from being as assistant to becoming a Manager through progression.
- A thorough knowledge of horticulture
- Good business management skills
- A very good communicator
£16,000 to £40,000