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Relief Shop Supervisor – Cirencester

Relief Shop Supervisor – Cirencester

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 good customer service and experience.

Department: Retail
Vacancy Type: Bank
Working Hours: Zero hours contract
Salary: £8.26 per hour
Closing Date: Midnight on Sunday 21st July 2019
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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 Relief Shop Supervisors play a vital role by providing extra resilience during times of annual leave or unplanned absence, ensuring our shops stay open supporting the work of Helen & Douglas House. This is going to be a busy, people focused role based across the Buckinghamshire area and the ideal candidate will have significant experience of working in a charity shop as a volunteer or experience of working at supervisory level in the retail sector.

The following skills are essential:

  • Strong organisational and administrative skills.
  • Ability to delegate.
  • Visual merchandising skills.
  • Excellent customer service.
  • Computer literacy. 

We are looking for a good team player with a flexible approach to working hours who is committed to the aims and objectives of Helen & Douglas House and wants to be part of something special. The role will require you to work occasional weekends – Saturdays only.

Interested? Please note:

  • We cannot accept applications by CV. To be considered for this role please apply via the button at the bottom of this page.
  • The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 21st July 2019.

For further details about the role, please see the job description. If you have any questions please e-mail recruitment@helenanddouglas.org.uk or call the Recruitment 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.

About Helen & Douglas House

Helen & Douglas House, based in Oxford, is the world’s first children’s hospice. We care for terminally ill babies, children, and their families at our hospice and at home. It is a special place that feels like home, where families can make the most of their time together and create happy memories during their children’s short lives. As a charity, we rely almost entirely on voluntary donations to support our work.