Assistant Shop Manager - Reading
Type: Permanent - Part Time
Hours: 22.5 hours per week, includes weekend working
Salary: Band 2 (£15,251-£17,978)pro-rata per annum depending on experience
Closing Date: 30 Mar 2017
Are you looking to make a move into a retail career? Do you need a new challenge? Do you want to take back some control of your working life? We are looking for people who are commercially focussed, have a passion to outperform the competition and aim to give a good customer service and experience.
With Helen & Douglas House outlet you will be helping to run your own retail unit, making decisions over how you promote the goods, your shop layout and what is in your window display. You will also have responsibility for recruiting and effectively managing the army of volunteers that support the shop and make life in our shops diverse and dynamic. The role will require you to work regular weekends - Saturdays only.
Helen & Douglas House, the world’s first children’s hospice and based in Oxford, has a network of almost 40 retail outlets across the extended local area. These shops are central to our multi-million pound fundraising programme and you could become a key part in making a real difference to the lives of children and their wider families.
Who we are looking for:
Our Assistant Shop Managers hit the ground running in this busy, people focused role in an outlet that is open 7 days a week, The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
We are also able to offer the opportunity to enroll in a pension scheme and offer a generous annual leave allocation.
Your normal working pattern will change each week, subject to the needs of the business and the levels of staff and volunteers available to work, and will involve a significant element of weekend working.
Please note the closing date for the aplications is 30th March 2017, Interviews will be held the week commencing 3rd april 2017 @ Douglas House.
Please note we cannot accept applications by CV, to be considered for this role please complete the application process via our website.
For further details please see the job description and if you have any questions about the role please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call the People Resourcing Team on 01865 794749.
Helen & Douglas House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.