Interested in working at Summerhill Garden Centre?

Summerhill is a family-owned business run by The Humphreys family since 1981. At Summerhill Garden Centre our customers are at the forefront to everything we do, and we are always looking for people who are passionate about offering a first-class service. As a family-led business, we pride ourselves on how our relationships with our team has become the catalyst of our success, with the garden centre recently winning Essex Garden Centre of the Year Award and watching the business go from strength to strength.

We offer some great benefits to our staff including:

Uniform provided, discount after 3 months service, training and development, workplace pension and free parking.

We know that it’s our team that makes Summerhill such a success, which is why we hold regular training throughout the year.

We reserve the right to close an advertised vacancy early due to a particularly high response rate.

If excellent customer service and being a valued member of a team are top of your list, we want you to be top of ours. Why not apply for one of the job roles below!

Application Process:

Please email us your CV and a short covering letter detailing the position you are applying for and why you feel you’re appropriate for the role, outlining any relevant experience. 

If you are successful at this stage you will be placed on a short list and be asked to participate in a pre-screening telephone interview. If successful, you will be invited to attend an interview and skills test. All applicants will be contacted and advised of the outcome.  

If you have worked in the industry before or have horticultural or retailing experience, we would be excited to hear from you. Even if a relevant vacancy is not listed, please send your CV and applications in if you think you have experience, we would be interested in. 

Please do bear with us while we review applications.

Thank you for visiting our jobs and careers page, if you are successful, we look forward to welcoming you to the team and working with you.


Current Vacancies