Shop Manager, Great Dunmow


Location: St Clare Hospice Shop, 41 High Street, Great Dunmow, CM6 1AE

Salary:  £20,239 – £22,898 per annum (depending on experience) plus 5% High Cost Area Allowance

Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours per week

Overview of role

St Clare Hospice is a charity that provides specialist palliative care to patients and families in West Essex and the East Hertfordshire borders.

Our shop in the Essex town of Great Dunmow is a general charity mix and also sells an eclectic range of furniture. The Assistant Shop Manager will support the post holder on their days off.

You will need to be an energetic, resilient team leader supporting the volunteer and staff team to deliver the very best customer service experience to our supporters, donors and customers.

You will be diligent in daily compliance across health and safety in the workplace and compliance of Retail gift aid processing to maximise the income at every opportunity.

This is a great role for someone looking to develop their management skills further within a busy charity Retail environment.

Please read the job description (link below) for further details.

In return for your commitment, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, generous leave allowance, pension and life assurance scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, free parking and the option to continue your membership of the NHS pension scheme.  We offer excellent development opportunities and are committed to supporting individuals in their learning and development.

For an informal discussion, please contact: Lesley Glynn by telephone on 07483 964721 or by email [email protected]

How to apply

Please complete a St Clare Hospice application form or submit your CV with a cover letter telling us why you feel you are suitable for this role (in particular, explaining how you fulfil the requirements set out in the Person Specification).

Please send your application documents to: [email protected]

Key documents

Job Description & Person Specification

Employment Details

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form

Key dates

Closing date:  Sunday 3rd July 2022

Interview date:  TBC

Please note we reserve the right to close the advert once we receive sufficient applications, so recommend an early application.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

If you require any assistance regarding the application process, please telephone the HR Team, on 01279 773744 or email [email protected]

We are committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion.  We recognise that everyone is different, and we value the unique contribution that individual experiences, knowledge and skills make in delivering quality services. Which means, we encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities.

Please note that a DBS check will be undertaken as part of our pre-employment checks for the successful candidate.

A note to agencies

We understand that agencies do search for opportunities to work with organisations such as ourselves. However, we request that you do not contact us in relation to the vacancies advertised above. We respond to enquiries from individuals seeking employment directly.

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