Assistant Shop Manager

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

Organisation:           Hospice at Home Carlisle and North Lakeland

Base:                         Carlisle and Keswick

Salary:                      £12.08 per hour

Type:                         Permanent

Hours:                     To be worked flexibly Mon - Sun

15 hours per week (Carlisle Base)

2 x 22.5 hours per week (Keswick base),               

Reference No:         HHCNLH126

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 

Hospice at Home is an independent charitable organisation committed to providing high quality patient care. An opportunity has arisen for three 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. There is a post primarily based at Carlisle and two posts primarily based at Keswick.  Cover will also be required on occasions within our other Shops at Brampton, Penrith and Wigton. 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, an interest in fashion and a flair for merchandising alongside 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 01228 475014 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 01768 245997

Hospice at Home reserves the right to close this post early