Assistant Shop Manager – Knaresborough

We provide 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.

Are you keen to develop your retail skills? We have the perfect opportunity for an Assistant Manager to join our busy shop in the bustling market square of Knaresborough. Our retail team carry out vital work to raise funds for the Hospice and raise the profile of Martin House.

Working with volunteers, you 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. You will have the chance to develop Martin House’s retail social media profile and brand. Your goal will be to maximise income raised through sales of donated goods, and work hard as an ambassador for Martin House Children’s Hospice, in the community.

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

Please complete an application form, referring to the job description and person specification. Applications should be emailed to or for further information contact Liz Florence, Retail Area Manager, by email or by telephone on 07476347263.

This advert will close when a suitable applicant is appointed, so please apply as soon as possible. If you have not heard from us within one week of submission, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Role details

6 hours per week (Sundays)
Permanent, Part-time
£19,617 – 23,445, full time. Actual Salary £3,138 - £3,751
End Date:
Knaresborough Shop

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