Assistant Shop Managers, Aldeburgh, Beccles and Framlingham

Status: Permanent

Salary: WTE: £16,270.00 (prorated for part timers)

Closing Date: 14/07/2019

Hours: Various part time hours (see below)

Interview date:       24  – 26 July 2019

St Elizabeth Hospice improves life for people in east Suffolk living with a progressive or terminal illness. Our work is centred on an individual’s needs, which means specialist support, whenever and wherever it is needed, whether at home, in the community or at the hospice. Through medicine and therapy we ease pain; we give life purpose and make life liveable.

In its 30th anniversary year, St Elizabeth Hospice continues to drive forward innovation and development of services, both in the Ipswich and East Suffolk locality and now further up the coast to the Great Yarmouth and Waveney area.  NHS Great Yarmouth and Waveney CCG have recently awarded the specialist palliative and end of life care contract to East Coast Community Healthcare.  The contract includes a specialist palliative care service which will be delivered in partnership with St Elizabeth Hospice.

This is an exciting time for everyone at St Elizabeth Hospice. It’s a time of expansion, development and investment and retail plays a significant and fundamental part of this.

We currently have the following vacancies:

  • Assistant Manager – Aldeburgh – 15 hours
  • Assistant Manager – Beccles – 15 hour
  • Assistant Manager – Framlingham – 7.5 hours

As an Assistant manager you will be required to:

  • Work with the Shop Manager to take responsibility for day to day organisation of the above shopAchieve agreed financial budgets
  • Promote and monitor Gift Aid
  • Provide a high standard of customer service and satisfaction at all times to both external and internal customers
  • Maintain high standards of merchandising, layout and display
  • Work with and manage a team of volunteers who are integral to our business

We are looking for creative, dynamic individuals who are forward thinking ensuring our retail shops continually meet the progressive and ever changing world of ‘charity retail’. You will be joining the successful and expanding retail team at a very exciting time.

The hospice offers a generous holiday allowance, pension and other staff benefits.

For more details about this role please read the job description and person specification.

Closing date:             14 July 2019

Interview date:          24 – 26 July 2019    

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted, and invitation to interview will be sent by email.

Thank you for your interest in St Elizabeth Hospice.




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