New Smyths toy store to open in Rotherham creating 35 jobs


Smyths Toys Superstores is to create 35 jobs with the opening of a new store in Rotherham.

The toy retailer will be based within the Mothercare unit at Parkgate Shopping Park and is due to open on Saturday, June 11.

The new store covers 15,000 square feet of retail space and expects to create a range of new roles from retail assistants to management positions.

Liam Joyce, spokesman for Smyths Toys Superstores, said “We look forward to welcoming 35 new staff and new customers from the Rotherham area to our store. It’s a great convenient location with free parking for customers.

“With outstanding service and an amazing location, the new store is also sure to provide some fantastic employment opportunities to the local community.

“We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic staff and encourage them to find out more on our website at, where positions are currently being advertised.”

Store manager Kirk Sheridan added: “This is an exciting opportunity and we’re thrilled to be opening a new Smyths Toys Superstore in Rotherham, and we cannot wait to welcome new customers to the store.

“We aim to offer a fun-filled shopping experience for our customers, with the best range of products at the most competitive prices all year round.”