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Retail Assistant (part time)

Salary: £15,015 (£7.80 per hour)

Closing date: Sunday 17th September 2017

Location: Belper

Are you driven to raise money for protecting Derbyshire’s wildlife and wild places? Do you have a passion for fashion, for spotting and setting trends, for recycling, for collectable, quirky and unique things and for helping your customers find the perfect item, then this is the job for you.

Derbyshire Wildlife Trust is opening its first charity store at a prime location on Belper's award winning high street. You will be responsible for assisting the shop manager in all aspects of the day to day running of the store, including taking responsibility for the store in the absence of the Shop Manager.

Experience of providing excellent customer service, preferably in a retail setting, is desirable, as is supporting and working with a team of volunteers. Being organised, with the ability to multi task in a busy environment is key to this role. The role will be challenging and rewarding, and every day will be different. Providing a Wildlife Trust presence on the high street, you will be our first point contact with a whole new audience and your approach will set the tone of the Trust for many people. Building customer loyalty, promoting our aims, generating membership interest and upholding our values is of utmost importance.

This is a part time role of 15 hours per week, at least one day of which must be between 9 and 5 in order to cover staff absences. More details about the role can be found in the job description and person specification and the key terms and documents attached below

Interviews will be held on 22nd September


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Job Description and Person Specification144.5 KB
How to Apply933 KB
DWT Application Form169.5 KB
Key terms and conditions 934.5 KB

Contact details:

Applications should be submitted using the Trust's application form above to on or before the closing date.

If you have any questions about the role which are not answered in the attached documentation, please either email or call 01773 881188

Please note, this vacancy may close earlier than the published date if we receive a high volume of applications.