Trainee Florist

Expiry Date: Oct 08, 2015 Career Area: Sales and Retail

Created: Oct 27, 2015

Pay: NMW; Hours: Full time; Term: Permanent

Reference: RRI-025

Location: Paisley

Type: Job opportunity

Details

Main Duties
Cover reception dealing with customers, taking telephone enquiries.
To learn all aspects of floristry, admin duties, and learning to work in a retail environment.
Ensure all flora displays in the shop are in perfect condidition, well watered and well stocked
Assist Florist with designing and fashioning live, cut, dried, and artificial flowers and foliage.
Assist with the selection of flora and foliage; trimming materials; arranging bouquets, sprays, wreaths, dish gardens, terrariums, and helping with other related duties as required by florist

Requirements

Qualifications, Certificates or Licences
No qualifications required but must have an interest in learning floristry

Skills, Abilities and Personal Qualities
Keen and interested in learning
A passion for flowers and excellent customer service skills.

Experienced
Successful applicant must be keen and interested to undertake all aspects of floristry, including funerals & weddings. must be able to work to a high standard and on their own initiative & ideally have at experience working in a retail environment

Contacts

To express an interest please send an email, covering letter & CV, quoting the job reference number at top of this page, to iirrs@renfrewshire.gcsx.gov.uk. Only applicants who meet the full specification will be submitted to the employer. You will receive an email confirming receipt of your application & confirmation of submission to the employer. Please note that we may require you to register with Invest in Renfrewshire Employability Services prior to taking up an offer of employment