Assistant Shop Manager - Acomb

Closing Date: 17/12/2021

Salary:  £9.00 per hour, equivalent to £16,423.00 pa, pro rata (actual £6,569.00)            
Hours of work: Part-time: 14 hours a week
Contract type: Permanent

Martin House provides care and support to children and young people with life limiting illnesses, and to their families. The hospice is in Boston Spa, Wetherby and we care for children and young people from across West, North and East Yorkshire.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Assistant Manager to join our shop in Acomb. This is an exciting opportunity to join our retail team which raises vital funds for the hospice. This role will be two days per week, with flexibility needed to cover holidays and sickness.

You will be required to work with volunteers in order to maximise the income raised through sales of donated goods. The ideal candidate will be required to form good relationships within the local community in order to acquire good quality stock, demonstrate fantastic customer service skills and provide a first rate service to our customers and donors.

Our wider retail team work hard as ambassadors for Martin House Children’s Hospice, in the community, and raising the profile of the charity.

Our benefits include
  • 32 days annual leave (pro rata) plus statutory holidays
  • recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme (alternative stakeholder pension also offered)
  • occupational sick pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme
If you are interested in this position, please complete an application Form, referring to the job description and person specification available on this page.

The closing date for applications is midday on Friday 17 December 2021 and applications should be emailed to hr@martinhouse.org.uk. Interviews will take place on Wednesday 29th December 2021. If you have not heard from us by Tuesday 28 December 2021, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. 

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