The Prince of Wales Hospice
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
£16,052 pro rata
Permanent, Part-time
Job description
Shop Supervisor
Pontefract and Surrounding Area

About Us

The Prince of Wales Hospice is an incredible provider of healthcare services for people with life-limiting illnesses. From our 13 bed ward for those who need round-the-clock care, to our outreach and day therapy services, we care for nearly 300 people every year, helping them to manage their illnesses.

We also boast a network of shops to help us engage with our local community. Following a review of our Shops and Retail team, we have a number of exciting opportunities and are now seeking Shop Supervisors to join us and assist in the management and day-to-day running of a number of shops across the Pontefract area.

Your Rewards

- Salary of £16,052 pro rata
- A range of hours to meet your needs

This is the ideal role in which to pursue your retail ambitions, drive forward your leadership and management skills, and give back to your local community and those with life limiting illnesses.

You’ll discover a motivated, passionate workforce who are dedicated to supporting people throughout the Pontefract area and delivering outstanding services. Be it as a member of one of our front-of-house retail teams, a nursing position or a head office role, we all work together to provide the support, funding and engagement which has made us so vital to so many people.

So, if you are ready to advance your career, make a difference and join an incredible group of people, this is the role for you.

Your Role

As a Shop Supervisor, you will be tasked with supporting the day-to-day running of our shops across the Pontefract area and assisting with the delivery and collection service.

Specifically, you will:

- Work within the shop team to maximise sales and collection targets
- Ensure income targets are achieved
- Manage stock
- Implement seasonal promotions
- Get involved with the recruitment, training and supervision of volunteers

About You

To be considered as a Shop Supervisor, you will need:

- Experience gained within a shop
- Charity sector and/or volunteer retail experience
- Experience of supervising a retail store/unit
- Experience in working with volunteers
- An understanding of current, relevant retail legislation
- Excellent display and merchandising and stock management skills
- Well developed supervisory and motivational skills
- Excellent customer services skills

Other organisations may call this role Retail Supervisor, Store Supervisor, Senior Retail Advisor, Store Team Leader, Retail Team Leader, Senior Retail Assistant, Store Assistant Manager, Assistant Shop Manager, Senior Store Assistant, or Assistant Retail Manager.

This role is available at various locations across the Pontefract area and for various working hours from six hour per week up to 30 hours per week across various days including weekends. Further details will be made available upon application.

Webrecruit and The Prince of Wales Hospice are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you are hard-working and ready for a new challenge as a Shop Supervisor, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.
Posted on: 13 September 2019
Closed date: 11 October 2019
Job ref: ACGXL2410/GW-HL
Tags: Retail