Hours:  37.5 over 5 days with some Saturday, Sunday and public holiday working

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £19,012.88 per annum

Closing date: Monday 2ndAugust 2021 at 9am

Interview Date: TBC

DBS: N/A


About us:

St Wilfrid’s Hospice provides end of life support to the population of Eastbourne and the surrounding parts of East Sussex, from our stunning hospice building and through our highly skilled community teams. We are rated an ‘outstanding’ provider by the Care Quality Commission and have a clear vision of reaching increasing numbers of local patients and their families, in close collaboration with our community. 

We provide a supportive working environment, which is demonstrated through our values: compassionate, professional, progressive and respectful and these are embedded in our culture. We have a dynamic learning environment which actively promotes and facilitates opportunities for career progression.

The Role:

Our people are vital to the future of St Wilfrid’s Hospice and it is essential that we recruit and retain the very best individuals and offer a supportive, engaging and rewarding working environment.

We are currently seeking a Community Shop Manager who will manage our Uckfield shop and other community shops when required.

Are you a result focussed, commercial and organised retailer? Do you thrive working in a progressive charity environment to successfully deliver your KPI’s?

Are you passionate about delivering a great customer experience? Do you want to be part of a fantastic retailer with lots of ambitious plans? If so, this great opportunity could be the right one for you!

You will be joining a friendly and supportive team, committed to raising funds to provide end of life care to local people in Eastbourne, Seaford, Hailsham, Uckfield, Heathfield and Pevensey and the rural areas in between and beyond.

Benefits included:

  • We offer a generous holiday entitlement of 27 days per year plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Discounted cinema tickets
  • Employee assistance programmes
  • Additional training opportunities
  • Supportive working environment

To find out more please contact Jackie Gordon (Retail Area Manager) on 07595 207389 or [email protected] for an informal discussion about the role.

If you are interested in applying please download an application form and return completed to [email protected] 

If you have any questions regarding your application please do not hesitate to contact the Human Resources team on 01323 434211 or email [email protected] 


Community Shop Manager - Job Description & Personal Specification

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