Assistant Shop Manager - Penrith

Hospice at Home Carlisle and North Lakeland (Hospice at Home), is a local, independent charity committed to providing high quality care and support for adults who have palliative and end of life care needs and also for their relatives/carers.

Title: Assistant Shop Manager - Carlisle

Organisation: Hospice at Home Carlisle and North Lakeland

Area Covered: Carlisle, Eden and North Allerdale

Hourly Rate: £11.62 per hour (pay award pending April 2024)

Type: Permanent

Hours: 15 hours per week (worked flexibly Mon - Sat)

Reference No: HHCNLH121

Closing date: 18th April 2024

Penrith Assistant Shop Manager

To apply, please complete our Application form and email them to or post to Hospice at Home, Valley Court, Barras Lane, Dalston, Cumbria, CA5 7NY by 18th April 2024.

Hospice at Home is an independent charitable organisation committed to providing high quality patient care. An opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Shop Managers to support the retail arm of the charity.


The proposed roles will be to ensure the profitability and efficient running of Hospice at Home retail operations. The post is primarily based at Penrith, but cover will also be required on occasions within our shops at Wigton, Brampton and Keswick. The post holders will ensure the promotion of the charity in all aspects of work in a professional and efficient manner.


The roles will include guaranteeing the highest standards of customer care, to be proactive in generating donated goods from the public and encouraging growth in shop turnover, supporting the shop volunteers, being responsible for accurate financial and administrative procedures and to maintain high standards of displays throughout the shop.


We would like to hear from you if you have retail experience, the ability to communicate effectively with staff, volunteers and customers and are agreeable to covering other locations as required and flexible in the hours specified.


Please contact Jude Walker Area Shop Manager on 01768 210719 for an informal discussion and further information.


Hospice at Home is committed to staff development and operates a robust supervision and appraisal system.

Read the Job Description for full details of the duties and responsibilities of the post. You can read details on what personal data we, Hospice at Home Carlisle and North Lakeland, hold about you and how we collect and use it during and after the recruitment process in our Job Applicant Privacy Notice.

If you have any queries please contact Emma Pearson on 01228 608942.

Hospice at Home reserves the right to close this post early