Do you want to combine your excellent retail experience with feeling like you make a difference to people’s lives? If the answer is yes then Myton Hospice have an excellent opportunity for you.
To deliver our services costs us £9.2 million every year so come and join our Retail team and assist us in raising vital funds whilst having pride in working for an amazing local charity. The money you raise in this role will enable us to continue to provide amazing care at our Hospices across Coventry and Warwickshire.
We are looking for a Relief Shop Manager to join our Retail family working within our charity shops across Coventry and Warwickshire. Supported by the retail team you will be responsible for working in a variety of our shops delivering the retail targets, managing volunteers and running all aspect of the shop. You will get great variety from working in our different shops whilst also supporting our core retail aim of raising funds through promoting our Myton lottery, driving up gift aid and selling greetings cards.
We are amazed by the volume of donations we receive from the public therefore this is a physically demanding role at times lifting and sorting donated items for sale.
Within this role you will be supported in achieving the most out of the shops by sharing best practice and new ideas alike whilst it offers you a role with great variety working with a wide variety of volunteers in a variety of locations such as Stratford, Leamington, Coventry and Southam.
What is it like working for Myton? Read below to hear more from our Senior Relief Shop Manager:
‘The team are a real family. You can call anyone in the retail or greater Myton team and if they don’t have the answer they will find it. Everyone in Myton matters from patients to volunteers to paid staff. It is very refreshing’
I was a shop manager in charity retail previously and also a department/store manager in food retail. I am now a senior relief manager so I get to travel across Coventry and Warwickshire to cover shops whilst managers have days off and holidays. I also support managers if they need to focus on a particular area of there shop and also new store openings. There is a great variety in whatever position you are considering at Myton. It is hard work but great job satisfaction seeing the money we raise support local people and their family’s when it is needed most.’
As this is a mobile role a driving license and vehicle for work are essential.
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide feedback to each application, if you do not here from us within two weeks of the closing date please assume you have been unsuccessful. Previous applicants need not apply.