Shop Manager, Charity Shop, Old London Road, Hastings


Are you interested in Charity Retail? Have you considered The Sara Lee Trust? An opportunity is available to join our friendly, motivated and diverse Team.


The Sara Lee Trust is a local charity providing essential care and support to people in our community affected by cancer and other life threatening illnesses.   We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic and organised individual with management experience to join our friendly team and lead our busy charity shop and large volunteer team in Old London Road, Hastings.


Hours negotiable, up to 25 hours per week, £10.50 per hour. Job-share applications welcome.


This is an interesting and varied role in which the post holder will be responsible for:


  • with management support, further developing our Charity Shop with new initiatives in store and across ecommerce platforms;


  • undertaking the day to day running of the shop, including pricing, cashing up, sorting donations, stock rotation and reporting. You will be working to targets in order to maximise income and support the Trust;


  • supporting the large volunteer team by providing them with leadership, guidance and motivation. You will have excellent communication skills in order to lead your team to success;


  • ensuring the shop promotes the work and aims of The Sara Lee Trust in the community. You will be involved in promoting events and fundraising activities throughout the year, utilising Old London Road to reach out to our customers.


  • This is a part-time position of up to 25 hours a week, working 5 days per week Mon - Sat according to the shop rota. The role does require some flexibility in the hours and days worked.


Call/email Jacqui Baughurst 01424 316 137 for further details.


CVs can only be accepted with a completed Trust application form.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 6 July 2022

Interviews will be held at Endwell Road offices, Bexhill on Sea on Monday 18 July 2022


Charity Number: 1055048