Temporary Retail Assistants

Organisation: The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Salary: £9.54 per hour

Location: Edinburgh

From 24th November 2021 to 2nd January 2022

Based in Edinburgh

Salary per hour £9.54, 30 hours per week

(predominantly evening shifts 4pm to 10pm with some day shifts required 10am to 4pm)

The Botanics Trading Company Ltd is looking to appoint temporary sales assistants to support our Christmas at the Botanics light event at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh that runs from November 25th to January 2nd 2022. Applicants should possess excellent customer service skills and experience in a fast paced retail environment. A friendly outgoing personality and good attention to detail are essential. Successful candidates would be required to work evening shifts from 4pm for a maximum of 6 hours per shift to 10pm including some weekends as well as Christmas Eve and Boxing Day.

A full job description and person specification which outlines all of the essential and desirable criteria for this post can be downloaded from our website,

Applications should be made by way of CV and covering letter which outlines your suitability for this post and should be sent to the HR Department at The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 20a Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5LR or by noon on Wednesday 20th October.

If you have not heard from us by Friday 29th October, please assume your application has not been shortlisted.

No recruitment agencies please.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 20/10/2021