Job Opportunities

Job opportunities at Holloways

Holloways has been retailing exceptional home and garden furniture from showrooms nestled in the Suckley Hills for more than 30 years. A family-run business, we specialise in luxury living, garden room and garden furniture, interior design and home accessories.

We have a Neptune store-in-store, showcasing the very best of this great British brand, a gift shop brimming with kitchenware, candles, home fragrance and children's and tech gifts, and an on-site beauty, hair and beauty salon, Hair & Beauty at Holloways. Our award-winning, field-to-fork Glasshouse café serves modern British menus at breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. 

Holloways Garden Antiques is our sister business, selling antique statuary, modern sculpture, pots and planters and architectural salvage from courtyards surrounding our furniture showrooms.

We offer competitive rates of pay, a generous staff discount scheme, great colleagues and the chance to work for a well-established family business in a beautiful part of the world. From permanent full and part-time positions to seasonal and gap year work, you'll find all of our vacancies listed here.

Apply for any of the positions listed here by sending your CV, with a great covering letter explaining why you're the perfect fit for Holloways, to recruitment@holloways.co.uk. Can't see what you're looking for but want to work with us? We're always happy to hear from talented humans.


Gift Shop Sales Assistant

Part-time, 3 days a week including some Saturdays

The role:

We’re looking for a creative and enthusiastic part-time Sales Assistant for the Holloways Gift Shop. Working in our busy showrooms, you’ll take customer sales, help with merchandising and assist with creating in-store displays.

About you:

With a great eye for style and a passion for retailing, you’ll ideally have two to three years’ experience working in a retail environment. Personable and friendly, you have great attention to detail and will be as comfortable talking to our customers as you are labelling stock and arranging stunning homeware displays.

Your duties will include:

  • warmly welcoming customers to Holloways
  • taking customer sales
  • pricing and labelling incoming stock
  • merchandising and arranging in-store displays

Hours: Three days a week, including some Saturdays, 9am-5pm

Start: ASAP

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

How to apply: Email recruitment@holloways.co.uk with your CV and a great covering letter telling us why you’re perfect for the job


Chef

Flexible, 24-40 hours per week. Typically 8am-4pm including Saturdays, with one Saturday off per month

The job:

We’re on the lookout for a Chef to join the team in the Glasshouse, our award-winning farm-to-fork café. You'll help design menus and create delicious, new, seasonal dishes which are full of flavour and visually appealing. In a clean and organised kitchen, you'll be across the latest health and safety regulations and will maintain great relationships with our suppliers. In return, you'll benefit from a competitive salary, generous staff perks and a warm and welcoming team to work with in a truly beautiful part of the world.

About you:

With experience creating and delivering exciting, seasonal menus, you have a genuine love of food and drink and a passion for provenance. A real team player with bags of enthusiasm, you're a great communicator who puts guests front and centre.

Your duties will include:

  • Creating and delivering exciting, seasonal dishes in our farm-to-fork café
  • Monitoring the food inventory and ordering supplies as needed 
  • Maintain a clean and organised kitchen
  • Ensuring all health and safety regulations are met
  • Communicating with the front-of-house and kitchen teams to ensure customer satisfaction at all times

Hours: flexible, 24-40 per week, no Sundays, no evenings

Start: ASAP

Salary: £12-£14 per hour, depending on experience

How to apply: Email recruitment@holloways.co.uk with your CV and a great covering letter telling us why you’re perfect for the job


Intern

Full time, 9am-5pm, with some Saturdays. At least four weeks over the spring/summer period.

The role:

We’re looking for an ambitious Intern to join the Holloways team for a minimum of four weeks over the spring and summer period. Working across our sales and administration functions, and in our award-winning Glasshouse café, you’ll leave us with a great grounding in retail sales and hospitality to add to your CV and take you on to the next stage in your career.

About you:

You’re ambitious and creative with a sunny disposition and ‘can-do’ attitude, with attention to detail. Enthusiastic and committed, you’ll immerse yourself in the job in hand and will happily move from one area of the business to the next as demand dictates. This is an exceptional opportunity for someone eager to learn all aspects of a successful interior retailing business. No previous experience required.

Your duties will include:

  • Working in our award-winning Glasshouse café as a waiter/waitress
  • General administration, including order processing, answering customer queries, dealing with suppliers and general enquiries
  • Working in our busy sales team, taking shop sales and merchandising 

Start: Spring/Summer

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience 

How to apply: Email your CV with a great covering letter to recruitment@holloways.co.uk, including your preferred start and finish dates.