Seasonal Florist

  • Hours: Variable hours
  • Salary: Excellent hourly rate & benefits
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Just half an hour from Glasgow, Loch Lomond Golf Club is often described as one of the most beautiful places on earth, and its Members can enjoy golf, luxury accommodation, country pursuits and a Spa.  As part of our team, you will look after a discerning Membership spanning over 30 countries world-wide and provide the finest of hospitality.  Excellent staff benefits and training provided.

We are currently recruiting for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and hard-working individuals to join our Florist team. We are interested in people who will take pride in their work and have an eye for attention to detail.

We require confident employees with flair and individuality with an outgoing and friendly personality.

We are looking for florists who can work well under pressure and can speed up when needed whilst retaining an artistic flair.

Role:

  • You will be responsible for the care and conditioning of flowers and plant material
  • You will create quality flower arrangements under minimal supervision to enhance the overall appearance of Loch Lomond Golf Club, these will be in both traditional and contemporary styles
  • Produce bespoke arrangements for major functions, guest requests etc.
  • You will assist in start and end of day operation procedures

Experience

  • It is essential that you have a minimum of 2 years flower arranging experience in either a commercial or non-commercial environment
  • It is essential that you have experience of producing floral arrangements for functions (e.g. weddings)

Education/Qualification/Training

  • NVQ or SVQ in Floristry or similar is desirable
  • Attended courses on flower arranging or basic floristry techniques
  • A good standard of general education
  • It is essential that you have an excellent standard of both written and spoken English
  • You will have excellent numeracy skills
  • You must be computer literate and comfortable using Microsoft packages

Personal Qualities

  • It is essential you have a passion for flowers and plant materials
  • You will have a creative flair and feel passionate about creating arrangements that compliment the surroundings they sit in
  • You will work under minimal supervision so you must be motivated, disciplined and able to manage your own workload
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Committed to fine detail in the art of Flower Arranging
  • Ability to lead from the front and be respected by your team members
  • Highly motivated
  • Active communicator
  • Well presented
  • Flexible with working hours

Knowledge/Skills

  • It is essential that you understand the principles and elements of floral design
  • You must be knowledgeable on care and conditioning techniques for flowers and plant materials
  • It is essential that you have knowledge of flower arranging techniques including contemporary and traditional designs
  • High service standards
  • Excellent customer relation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

It is essential that you hold a valid UK driving licence and have the means of getting to and from Loch Lomond Golf Club without using public transport due to our rural location.  Please consider this when applying as applicants who don't meet these criteria will not be considered.

You must also have the right to live and work in the UK.

If you believe you can fulfil this role please apply and attach a CV in a Microsoft Word format.

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