Furniture Showroom and Shop Manager

Closing Date: 04/10/2021

Salary: £22,976.00
Hours of work: 35 hours per week over 7 days, with some flexibility to cover occasional events and sessions at weekends and in the evening
Place of work: Thorp Arch estate, Thorp Arch, Wetherby, LS23 7FJ
Contract type: Permanent, full-time

Martin House has been caring for babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions from West, North and East Yorkshire for more than 30 years. Every year we care for more than 420 families at our hospice in Boston Spa, in hospitals and in their own homes. We also support more than 150 bereaved families each year.

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Furniture Showroom and Shop Manager to join our retail team at Thorp Arch Estate.

You will have experience of stock storage, distribution operations and sales targets, as well as volunteer management and coordination.

Our ideal candidate will
  • Be dedicated, compassionate, work in collaboration, be open, honest, flexible, caring and deliver high standards in everything you do.
  • Want to work for a well-established, award winning hospice, working as part of the multidisciplinary team to support the children, young people and their families from the time of their referral through to end of life care.
  • Have experience of working in a retail environment supervising staff and volunteers.
  • Have a full current and clean driving license. 
Our Benefits include
  • 32 days annual leave plus statutory holidays,
  • Recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme (alternative stakeholder pension also offered).
  • Free parking
  • Occupational sick pay, matching NHS Terms and conditions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
If you want to be part of an exciting new journey within the Charity and are seeking a new challenge we would love to hear from you.

Please complete an application form, referring to the Job Description and Person Specification or for further information contact William Mayger, Assistant Head of Retail by email, or by telephone on 07534 986958.  

The closing date for applications is midday on Monday 4 October 2021. Applications should be emailed to Interviews will take place on Monday 18 October 2021. If you have not heard from us by Friday 15 October 2021, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Registered Charity No. 517919
Company Registration No. 2016332, England

Supporting Files

Job description
Application form (word)
Application form (pdf)
Privacy notice