Floating Shop Manager

Various Locations Across Lanarkshire

SAH Band 2 £21,986 to £23,969 pro rata per annum

21 hours per week, 3 days over 7 days

Who are we?

St Andrew’s Hospice is a registered charity providing specialist palliative care for patients with life-limiting conditions which require complex symptom management, and/or end-of-life care. It is Lanarkshire’s specialist hospice and provides multidisciplinary support for patients, their families and carers. The service is provided completely free of charge for the adult population of North and South Lanarkshire and is open to all without distinction of race, gender or creed.

The Hospice values represent our core beliefs and act as our guiding principles at the very heart of all that we do. Our values are; Human Dignity, Compassion, Justice, Advocacy and Quality.

What is the role?

You will assist in till operating, bank cash, oversee accurate financial records, manage stock control for donated and branded goods and foster good links within the local community. These posts require flexibility, strong interpersonal skills, time management skills and the ability to supervise staff. You will be aware of market trends and be able to deliver an attractive shopping experience to build on the success of the hospice shop.

What we expect of you?

  • Co-ordinate volunteers and ensure a positive environment
  • Implement creative strategies to boost sales and donations
  • Engage with the community and build lasting relationships
  • Track record in delivering to targets and budgets
  • Able to manage own workload without supervision
  • Retail & merchandising experience preferred

View full job description here.

What you can expect from us?

We recognise that to continue to provide excellent care and services to patients and families, we need an amazing team around us.  In order to attract, retain and reward our people, our benefits include:

  • A warm and supportive working environment
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Unsocial Hours Payments (where relevant to role)
  • Generous Annual Leave Entitlement
  • Induction Programme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Counselling Services
  • Occupational Health
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Flexible Working Practices
  • Ongoing Learning & development opportunities
  • NHS Staff Benefits Scheme

Closing date for applications is: 12 April 2024
Anticipated interview date: 25 April 2024

We reserve the right to close this advert early should we receive sufficient applications.

This is not an NHS appointment, and any offer is subject to receipt of satisfactory references and Disclosure. Please note that if you do not hear from us within 10 days of the closing date you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

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