Here at Root One we take great pride in our staff and that they are passionate, committed and enthusiastic about the work they are doing. We strive for excellent customer service and our staff are the key to this success.

At present we have 2 vacancies:


Seasonal Shop Assistant

We need some additional help within in our busy garden centre team during our peak season (June-October, with the possibility of becoming permanent). This is a physically demanding full-time role and would involve working alternate weekends with a regular day off in the week.

The focus of this role is to assist with customer service in the garden centre with the following duties:

*Assisting with the presentation of the garden centre on a daily basis.

*Processing customer purchases through our EPOS system.

*When required helping load heavier products into customers vehicles.

*Assisting with re-stocking of products on the shop floor.

*Receive, check off, price and merchandising of goods in.

We offer competitive rates of pay, uniform, free on-site parking.

To apply please send a CV to with the reference #SSGA


Café Cook/Assistant

We are looking for a Café Cook/Assistant to assist in running our busy and very popular Café. This is a part time role of 2 to 3 days a week and alternate weekends.

The ideal candidate will have plenty of experience of catering with fresh food, food hygiene level 2, and a warm friendly personality.

 Your responsibilities will include the following:

*Ensuring that the quality of food and service is maintained to the highest standard at all times.

*Baking our cakes and treats

*Taking customer orders for both food and drink with cash handling also.

Ideal candidate:

 *Will have experience within the catering and hospitality industry working with fresh food.

*Be able to work under pressure maintaining a professional attitude.

*Previous experience of short order service.

*Have a great attention to detail.

*Have a ‘Can do’ attitude and a great customer manner. We place a great emphasis on customer service throughout the Garden Centre.

Competitive rates of pay depending on experience

To apply for the position, please email with your CV to


Please note:

Your privacy is very important to us and we take all reasonable steps to protect any personal information you provide when applying for a position with us. We will securely dispose of all applications after 3 months.

Due to the large number of applicants we receive, we regret we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applications.



Opening Hours

Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 10.30am-4.30pm
Monday-Friday 9am-4pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 10.30am-4.30pm

Last hot food orders are 1 hour before closing time

Contact Details

High Road
OX10 0PT
Telephone:01491 836 277