Assistant shop manager – Knaresborough (Sunday)

We are seeking a confident, enthusiastic person to be an Assistant Manager on a Sunday in our fabulous shop in Knaresborough marketplace.

You will have experience of working with a diverse range of people and be excited about generating funds for your local children’s hospice.

You will be supportive of your shop manager and help to lead the team of volunteers with positivity and enthusiasm.

Our ideal candidate will

  • Be dedicated, compassionate, work in collaboration with other teams, be open, honest, flexible, caring and deliver high standards in everything they do.
  • Want to work in a well-established, award-winning charity retail team, raising funds to support our children, young people, and their families from the time of their referral through to end-of-life care.
  • Understand the importance of creating a community hub within our charity shops, and be able to provide a safe, inclusive environment from which to generate revenue for our hospice.
  • Be flexible with their time, as opportunities to cover Annual Leave and other absences will be available over the business year.


Martin House places families at the heart of all that we do and this is reflected in the amazing benefits we offer our valued team members.

  • Annual Leave – 8 weeks per year including bank holidays
  • Sick pay – six months full pay and six months half pay from day one of service
  • Pensions – recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme and up to 10% contributory AVIVA scheme.
  • Enhanced Parental Leave- maternity match to the NHS.
  • Life insurance – two times annual salary.
  • Employee Assistance Programme

If you want to be part of our amazing Knaresborough shop team, and you 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.

For further information please contact our Retail Area Manager, Liz Florence, via

Applications should be emailed to

The closing date for this role is 10th June 2024 with interviews scheduled for the 21st June.  If you do not hear from us by 18th of June, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Please note all applicants must already hold the legal right to work in the UK to fulfil this role.

If you are unable to access the word version of the application form, please use the link below.

Role details

Assistant shop manager
Permanent Part time
£22 985.47 - £27 469.75 per annum pro rata (£11.76-£14.05 per hour). Please note, starting salaries usually start at the bottom of the scale.
End Date:
Knaresborough retail shop

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