Posted 5 months ago

Hours:  20 hours per week, flexible over a 7 day trading period,

 Salary:  £9,303 per annum, actual, pro rata (£17,446 per annum full time equivalent)

Job Ref:    RAN10

Do you want a retail role that makes a difference?

 Our store on the High Street in Newport is one of 16 retail outlets for Katharine House Hospice, which provides free specialist palliative care through a range of services to the people of Mid-Staffordshire.

Our shops are the face of our retail brand, so if you want to work in a role that makes a positive difference every day and help Katharine House offer the best care to people in our community affected by progressive illnesses live life to the full – then look no further!

We now have an opportunity for a Temporary Retail Assistant for a minimum of three months.

In this hands-on role, you will be required to work with a team of dedicated staff and volunteers to maximise sales and increase profitability. The role is challenging but rewarding and every day will be different with the list of duties varied.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in a retail/customer service environment, although training will be provided, with high standards, and an enthusiastic and helpful attitude. You will assist the store management team in the daily running of the store and this all round position includes processing donations, till work, general housekeeping, pricing etc,. This is a physically demanding position in a busy retail environment with some lifting of furniture/donated goods required.

You must have availability over 7 days, please note this position will include weekend working.

Application packs can be downloaded from below or requested by contacting the Personnel Office on 01785 218257 or by email from

 Closing date: 5pm on Friday, 4th February 2022

 Please note: Completed applications may be emailed to or submitted as hard copies, by the closing date above; unfortunately we are unable to accept or consider CV’s

Expression of interest letter

JD – Retail Assistant

KHH Application Form – Word document

PDF Amendable Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Values Statement

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