Retail Shop Assistant

  • £8.03 per hour
  • Herne Bay, Kent
  • Demelza Hospice Care For Children

DEMELZA PROVIDES SPECIALIST CARE AND EMOTIONAL SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE WITH TERMINAL CONDITIONS AND THEIR LOVED ONES, ACROSS KENT, EAST SUSSEX AND SOUTH EAST LONDON.

MONEY RAISED THROUGH OUR RETAIL OUTLETS HELPS US TO BE THERE FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES WHEN THEY NEED US MOST.

We are looking for a temporary Retail Shop Assistant to run our Herne Bay shops Sunday and Bank Holiday trading operation over the summer period and help maximise the potential revenue from shoppers.

In conjunction with the Shop Manager, you will co-ordinate a volunteer rota to ensure there is sufficient shop cover each Sunday.

You will have the ability to maintain availability of stock on the shop floor, to receive and sort donations and to ensure the shop is ready to trade on Monday morning. You will have experience of working with a varying agenda and workload and be able to prioritise tasks.

You must be able to act as key holder for the day and have a good awareness of Health and Safety. You will be responsible for opening and closing the shop, as well as cashing up. On days of work, you will also have responsibility for managing the shop and all shop volunteers.

Good communication and customer service skills are essential. This is a temporary contract of up to 5 months (May-September).

Apply now to join #TeamDemelza and be part of our passion and dedication to be there when we are needed the most.

For an informal chat please call Sue Smy, Shop Manager, on 01227 369944

CLOSING DATE - SUNDAY 24TH MARCH 2019

INTERVIEW DATE - WEDNESDAY 3RD APRIL 2019

Enhanced DBS Disclosure check may be undertaken dependant on role. Demelza is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No 1039651. Demelza is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To see how we process your data, please visit our website and view our Recruitment Privacy Notice.

  • Advertiser: Direct Employer
  • Reference: CVM15682