Vacancy for an Assistant Manager

The Shop wishes to recruit an Assistant Manager to work 1 day per week (7.75 hrs) and 1 Saturday morning per month (4.25 hrs).  The working day is to be agreed with the Shop Manager, the successful applicant will also provide cover for the Manager for holidays and illness.

The main qualities required for the role include: –

Good interpersonal and communication skills.  

This is essential for dealing with customers, addressing problems sympathetically and when assisting shop volunteers with their duties.

Organisational skills.

Prioritising customer service while managing the shop, volunteer staff and accepting/sorting customer donations from customers.

Financial skills.

To deal with the pricing of all types of goods and the balancing and banking of the shop takings.

Rate of pay £10.00 per hour

No retail experience is required, so if you are interested in this role then please download an application form and send with a CV to Mrs Molly Arnot, 8 Moorfield Close, Kesgrave, IP5 2YD or by email to

Closing date for applications – Friday 7th May 2021