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

Area Covered: Carlisle, Eden and North Allerdale

Hourly Rate: £11.62 per hour

Type: Permanent

Hours: 15 hours per week worked flexibly Mon - Sat

Reference No:HHCNLH121

Closing date: 20th February 2024

Tracy in the Penrith Shop

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 20th February 2024

The proposed role will be to ensure the profitability and efficient running of Hospice at Home retail operations, primarily based at Penrith, cover will also be required on occasions within our Shops at Wigton, Carlisle, Brampton and other locations. The post holder will ensure the promotion of the Charity in all aspects of work in a professional and efficient manner.

The role 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