Oakwood Packaging

Hello. Thank you for visiting our webpage! In short, we are a Work Based Training enterprise for adults with learning disabilities providing opportunities for training in all aspects of warehouse work. To ensure our training is realistic and of maximum benefit our warehouse training is provided in a fully functioning warehouse where we collect, package, and deliver numerous products for various companies in the local area.

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Oakwood Packaging

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  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

What we offer

  • Work Based Training
  • Packaging service

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Disabled toilets
  • Disabled access
  • Wheelchair access
  • WiFi
  • Café
  • Garden

About this hub

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In the meantime the following info will tell you everything you need to know about our services on offer at Oakwood Packaging.


The warehouse

On site we have a fully functioning warehouse/packaging department.

The training in this department includes but is not limited to:

  • Working as a team
  • Time management
  • The ability to work on your own
  • Customer service skills
  • Counting and sorting

We have contracts with a variety of companies.

For example, we recently packed hessian bags with gifts and leaflets to be given out to runners at the end of a marathon.

We also count, pack and label building materials for local companies.

Every day is different and there is nearly always more than one job on the go at any one time.

Our other onsite facilities

Plough Corner Café

Our beautiful, light, airy and spacious café is the perfect place to stop off for a bite to eat, especially if you have just visited our garden centre. We have a wonderful selection of cakes, all freshly baked on site and we also offer a selection of sandwiches, salads and hot meals, including daily specials that are perfect on those days when you don’t fancy cooking. We are reasonably priced, and offer a friendly, efficient service, welcoming everyone who comes through our door.

Plough Corner Garden Centre

Our Garden Centre offers for sale all manner of plants, flowers, fruits and vegetables, and our knowledgeable staff will be able to give you any advice, hints and tips on how to get your garden looking its best the whole year round. We can make up planters and hanging baskets to your specification offering several bespoke packages. We stock everything the budding or expert gardener may need, all at extremely reasonable prices.