Age UK

Age UK 21 Ray Mill Road East, Maidenhead SL6 8SW, UK
23/03/2019
Full time
Location - Maidenhead Contract - Permanent Hours - 21 hours per week Salary - £8.15 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting a Shop Assistant, to assist the Manager and Assistant Manager, in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. To hold the shop in the Shop Manager/Assistant Manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop Main Responsibilities Assist the manager and assistant manager in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Hold the shop in the shop manager/assistant manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop. Support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the shop manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Undertake any administrative and financial procedures as directed by the shop manager including accurately inputting required data into IT equipment within agreed timescales. Processing stock deliveries regularly requires carrying and moving heavy bags of stock. Experience, Skills & Knowledge Previous experience in a similar role. Charity/fashion sector experience a plus. Literate and numerate with good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people. Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work additional days to cover holidays and sickness or participate in trading outside of normal shop hours e.g. shop events. Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment.
Age UK Horwich, Bolton, UK
23/03/2019
Full time
Location - Horwich Contract- Permanent Hours - 7 per week Salary - £7.83 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting a Shop Assistant, to assist the Manager and Assistant Manager, in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. To hold the shop in the Shop Manager/Assistant Manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop Main Responsibilities Assist the manager and assistant manager in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Hold the shop in the shop manager/assistant manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop. Support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the shop manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Undertake any administrative and financial procedures as directed by the shop manager including accurately inputting required data into IT equipment within agreed timescales. Processing stock deliveries regularly requires carrying and moving heavy bags of stock. Experience, Skills & Knowledge Previous experience in a similar role. Charity/fashion sector experience a plus. Literate and numerate with good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people. Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work additional days to cover holidays and sickness or participate in trading outside of normal shop hours e.g. shop events. Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK South East, UK
23/03/2019
Full time
Job Purpose Age UKs People and Performance team are expanding their presence across the Retail Division and are seeking an experienced HR generalist to provide frontline HR advice, guidance and support. The successful candidate will also support Age UK's Retail division with the effective implementation of learning and development across the retail network, ensuring the identification of training gaps and development needs. This role will be Home based and Field Based covering the South East, with extensive travel around the South of England. The ideal candidate will be based in or around Surrey or the Home Counties. Main Responsibilities First line advice and support for all informal and formal ER matters, including disciplinary, grievance, capability, ill health, absence, flexible working requests, matters of contract, TUPE, redundancies and reorganisations/restructures. Work collaboratively with key stakeholders to assess the impact of policy and practice, making recommendations to address areas of inconsistency. Establish, embed and monitor systems and processes for tracking ER related risk across Age UK, raising issues and areas of improvement promptly Identify and anticipate future legal changes and understand the impact on, plan for and adapt ER practice, process and documentation. Act as a first point of contact for all safeguarding matters for retail division triaging and then overseeing any escalations to the safeguarding team. Deliver Regional induction programmes for new shop managers as and when required Create a culture of learning across the region where learning and personal development is seen as part of everyday life Experience Demonstrable track record of advising on ER issues including employee relations activity, restructures, TUPE transfers Experience of working with trade unions desirable Demonstrable experience of working in a retail environment Experience of working with field based or remotely based internal customers Experience of coaching and developing a complex and diverse workforce Ability to deliver management level training programmes Desirable experience of working within a charity retail environment Skills & Knowledge Excellent knowledge of employment law in practice and HR policy Ability to communicate with people at all levels and handle potentially sensitive matters and difficult individuals Sound and calm communication and mediation skills Balanced and measured approach to decision making Excellent written presentation and facilitation skills Well-developed coaching skills Knowledge and clear understanding of key drivers of cultural and behavioural change interventions Able to develop strong lines of communication with all stakeholders Additional Information There needs to be some flexibility in approaches to working hours to accommodate the business need. The post holder will also need to travel throughout the UK and stay away overnight when necessary. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working.
Age UK Seaford, UK
23/03/2019
Full time
Location- Seaford East Sussex Contract - Permanent Hours - 6 per week Salary - £7.83per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! Responsible for running our shop on a Sunday, you will lead by example and set high standards and encourage healthy sales. You will treat people fairly‚ give them encouragement and make your shop a fun place to be. Main Responsibilities Maximise shop income and achieve agreed financial performance targets including production targets, pricing and stock rotation. Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Ensure shop premises are clean and tidy at all times and that goods are displayed in an attractive and presentable manner. Hold shop keys, opening and closing the premises for trading hours and responding to emergency call out if and when necessary. Generate stock donations to meet sales requirements, acknowledge receipt and arrange collection where necessary. Support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Please note that our shop does not have a lot of volunteers on a Sunday. Undertake any administrative and financial procedures including accurately inputting required data into IT equipment within agreed timescales Travel within the region where required in the performance of the job, to provide cover in another shop, or for training activities or company meetings. Undertake any other appropriate duties as directed by the Area Sales Manager and Divisional Sales Manager to achieve performance targets and realise the full potential of the shop. Experience, Skills and Knowledge Literate & numerate with good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people. The ability to work as part of an effective team. Basic knowledge of Health & Safety & Fire regulations. Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work additional days to cover holidays and sickness or participate in trading outside of normal shop hours e.g. shop events Previous experience of running a retail shop Excellent customer service skills Full Clean driving licence Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Ely, UK
22/03/2019
Full time
Location - Ely Contract - Permanent Hours - 35 Hours per week Salary - £16,926 - £17,872.40 per annum Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for a Store Manager to provide a high quality retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Undertake all appropriate duties to ensure continued operations of the shop. Main Responsibilities Maximise store income and achieve agreed performance targets Promote gift Aid to customers Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Maintain a high level of commercial awareness Recruit, manage, train and support staff and volunteers Ensure the store is open between agreed hours of trading Demonstrate a good understanding of health and safety to ensure statutory responsibilities are met Be able to work to KPI's and deadlines Assist with stock generation Ensure all administrative and financial procedures are followed Work closely with the Area Sales Manager Hands on approach to work Travel within the region where required, to provide cover in other shops or for training activities Experience, Skills & Knowledge Generating store income and achieve agreed performance targets Have a good record of staff management Understanding of health and safety Effective Communication Skills Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Witham CM8, UK
22/03/2019
Full time
Location - Witham Contract - Perm Hours - 6 hours Salary - £7.83 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! Responsible for running our shop on a Sunday, you will lead by example and set high standards and encourage healthy sales. You will treat people fairly‚ give them encouragement and make your shop a fun place to be. Main Responsibilities Maximise shop income and achieve agreed financial performance targets including production targets, pricing and stock rotation. Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Ensure shop premises are clean and tidy at all times and that goods are displayed in an attractive and presentable manner. Hold shop keys, opening and closing the premises for trading hours and responding to emergency call out if and when necessary. Generate stock donations to meet sales requirements, acknowledge receipt and arrange collection where necessary. Support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Please note that our shop does not have a lot of volunteers on a Sunday. Undertake any administrative and financial procedures including accurately inputting required data into IT equipment within agreed timescales Travel within the region where required in the performance of the job, to provide cover in another shop, or for training activities or company meetings. Undertake any other appropriate duties as directed by the Area Sales Manager and Divisional Sales Manager to achieve performance targets and realise the full potential of the shop. Experience, Skills and Knowledge Literate & numerate with good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people. The ability to work as part of an effective team. Basic knowledge of Health & Safety & Fire regulations. Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work additional days to cover holidays and sickness or participate in trading outside of normal shop hours e.g. shop events Previous experience of running a retail shop Excellent customer service skills Full Clean driving licence Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK 41, Barkston House, Croydon St, Leeds LS11 9RT, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Location- Crookes Contract- Permanent Hours- 21 per week Salary - £8.15 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Shop Manager to provide a high quality retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Undertake all appropriate duties to ensure continued operations of the Shop. Main Responsibilities In the absence of the Shop Manager, act as manager of the shop undertaking all appropriate duties and responsibilities to ensure the continued operation of the shop and the achievement of performance targets. Maximise shop income and achieve agreed performance targets Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Maintain appearance of shop premises for trading hours, ensuring they are clean and tidy at all times and that goods are displayed in an attractive and presentable manner. Ensure that all statutory responsibilities are met, including Fire and Health & Safety Regulations. Recruit, support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the Shop Manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Generate stock donations to meet sales requirements, acknowledge receipt and arrange collection where necessary. Maintain good relations with the public, trade councils, landlords and neighbouring retailers. In the absence of the Shop Manager work closely with the Area Sales Manager to ensure any problems in the shop are resolved quickly and effectively. Travel within the region where required in the performance of the job, to provide cover in another shop, or for training activities. Experience, Skills & Knowledge Generating store income and achieve agreed performance targets Have a good record of staff management Demonstrate a good understanding of health and safety Be able to work to KPI's and deadlines Effective Communication Skills Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Barnard Castle DL12, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Location - Barnard Castle Contract- Permanent Hours - 12 per week Salary - £7.83 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting a Shop Assistant, to assist the Manager and Assistant Manager, in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. To hold the shop in the Shop Manager/Assistant Manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop Main Responsibilities Assist the manager and assistant manager in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Hold the shop in the shop manager/assistant manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop. Support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the shop manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Undertake any administrative and financial procedures as directed by the shop manager including accurately inputting required data into IT equipment within agreed timescales. Processing stock deliveries regularly requires carrying and moving heavy bags of stock. Experience, Skills & Knowledge Previous experience in a similar role. Charity/fashion sector experience a plus. Literate and numerate with good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people. Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work additional days to cover holidays and sickness or participate in trading outside of normal shop hours e.g. shop events. Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Bedford, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Job Purpose Location- Bedfordshire area Contract- Self employed Hours - 1 day a week Salary - £96 per day Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for Self Employed Stock Collector to generate and collect a minimum of donated stock bags per week and to deliver to the designated delivery point in each shop as directed by the Stock Collector Team Leader. To systematically distribute a minimum amount of collection envelopes per day and systematically collect a minimum amount of bags per day. To feedback to the Team Leader the daily achievements at the end of the working day. Main Responsibilities To collect full bags, donations and empty bags generated from postings To post out a set number bags per week to achieve the required number of returned bags To deliver to shops between 14.40pm and 17.00pm unless advised otherwise To deliver every donor a thank you card Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Must have own vehicle and driving licence Responsibility of care and maintenance of vehicle in accordance with Age UK proceduresTo complete all required paperwork and forward to the Team Leader within agreed timescalesTo attend meetings and training courses as required by the Team Leader Experience Previous experience of communicating with a wide range people and customer base. Skills & Knowledge Full drivers licence and ability to map read Good administrative and organisational skills with the ability to keep basic records and organise work in a busy environment Good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people The ability to recognise stock potential from geographical areas in order to generate income The ability to work as part of an effective team Basic knowledge of Health & Safety & Fire regulations. Ability to identify potential risks Additional Information Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work outside of normal area or work additional days to cover holiday/sickness. Job details To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Atlantic Business Park, 9 Atlantic St, Altrincham WA14 5NQ, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Location - Altrincham Contract- Permanent Hours- 35 per week Salary- £9.30- £9.82 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for a Store Manager to provide a high quality retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Undertake all appropriate duties to ensure continued operations of the shop. Main Responsibilities Maximise store income and achieve agreed performance targets Promote gift Aid to customers Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Maintain a high level of commercial awareness Recruit, manage, train and support staff and volunteers Ensure the store is open between agreed hours of trading Demonstrate a good understanding of health and safety to ensure statutory responsibilities are met Be able to work to KPI's and deadlines Assist with stock generation Ensure all administrative and financial procedures are followed Work closely with the Area Sales Manager Hands on approach to work Travel within the region where required, to provide cover in other shops or for training activities Experience, Skills & Knowledge Generating store income and achieve agreed performance targets Have a good record of staff management Understanding of health and safety Effective Communication Skills Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Dudley Rd, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Location- Northfield, West Midlands Contract- Permanent Hours - 21 per week Salary- £8.15per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Shop Manager to provide a high quality retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Undertake all appropriate duties to ensure continued operations of the Shop. Main Responsibilities In the absence of the Shop Manager, act as manager of the shop undertaking all appropriate duties and responsibilities to ensure the continued operation of the shop and the achievement of performance targets. Maximise shop income and achieve agreed performance targets Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Maintain appearance of shop premises for trading hours, ensuring they are clean and tidy at all times and that goods are displayed in an attractive and presentable manner. Ensure that all statutory responsibilities are met, including Fire and Health & Safety Regulations. Recruit, support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the Shop Manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Generate stock donations to meet sales requirements, acknowledge receipt and arrange collection where necessary. Maintain good relations with the public, trade councils, landlords and neighbouring retailers. In the absence of the Shop Manager work closely with the Area Sales Manager to ensure any problems in the shop are resolved quickly and effectively. Travel within the region where required in the performance of the job, to provide cover in another shop, or for training activities. Experience, Skills & Knowledge Generating store income and achieve agreed performance targets Have a good record of staff management Demonstrate a good understanding of health and safety Be able to work to KPI's and deadlines Effective Communication Skills Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Leigh, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Location - Manchester/ Leigh area Contract - Permanent Hours - 3 days per week Salary - £96 per day Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for Self Employed Stock Collector to generate and collect a minimum of donated stock bags per week and to deliver to the designated delivery point in each shop as directed by the Stock Collector Team Leader. To systematically distribute a minimum amount of collection envelopes per day and systematically collect a minimum amount of bags per day. To feedback to the Team Leader the daily achievements at the end of the working day. Main Responsibilities; To collect full bags, donations and empty bags generated from postings To post out a set number bags per week to achieve the required number of returned bags To deliver to shops between 14.40pm and 17.00pm unless advised otherwise To deliver every donor a thank you card Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Must have own vehicle and driving licence Responsibility of care and maintenance of vehicle in accordance with Age UK procedures To complete all required paperwork and forward to the Team Leader within agreed timescalesTo attend meetings and training courses as required by the Team Leader Experience: Previous experience of communicating with a wide range people and customer base. Skills & Knowledge Full drivers licence and ability to map read Good administrative and organisational skills with the ability to keep basic records and organise work in a busy environment Good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people The ability to recognise stock potential from geographical areas in order to generate income The ability to work as part of an effective team Basic knowledge of Health & Safety & Fire regulations. Ability to identify potential risks Additional Information Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work outside of normal area or work additional days to cover holiday/sickness. Job details To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Tewkesbury GL20, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Job Purpose Location - Tewkesbury Contract - Permanent Hours - 35 per week Salary - £ 8.77- £9.29 per hour Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for a Store Manager to provide a high quality retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Undertake all appropriate duties to ensure continued operations of the shop. Main Responsibilities Maximise store income and achieve agreed performance targets Promote gift Aid to customers Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Maintain a high level of commercial awareness Recruit, manage, train and support staff and volunteers Ensure the store is open between agreed hours of trading Demonstrate a good understanding of health and safety to ensure statutory responsibilities are met Be able to work to KPI's and deadlines Assist with stock generation Ensure all administrative and financial procedures are followed Work closely with the Area Sales Manager Hands on approach to work Travel within the region where required, to provide cover in other shops or for training activities Experience, Skills & Knowledge Generating store income and achieve agreed performance targets Have a good record of staff management Understanding of health and safety Effective Communication Skills Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Hook Norton, Banbury OX15, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Location - Banbury Contract - Permanent Hours- 14 per week Salary - £7.83 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting a Shop Assistant, to assist the Manager and Assistant Manager, in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. To hold the shop in the Shop Manager/Assistant Manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop Main Responsibilities Assist the manager and assistant manager in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Hold the shop in the shop manager/assistant manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop. Support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the shop manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Undertake any administrative and financial procedures as directed by the shop manager including accurately inputting required data into IT equipment within agreed timescales. Processing stock deliveries regularly requires carrying and moving heavy bags of stock. Experience, Skills & Knowledge Previous experience in a similar role. Charity/fashion sector experience a plus. Literate and numerate with good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people. Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work additional days to cover holidays and sickness or participate in trading outside of normal shop hours e.g. shop events. Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK 41, Barkston House, Croydon St, Leeds LS11 9RT, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Location - Malton Yorkshire Contract- Permanent Hours- 35 per week Salary- £8.55 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for a Store Manager to provide a high quality retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Undertake all appropriate duties to ensure continued operations of the shop. Main Responsibilities Maximise store income and achieve agreed performance targets Promote gift Aid to customers Implement the highest standards of customer care and service Maintain a high level of commercial awareness Recruit, manage, train and support staff and volunteers Ensure the store is open between agreed hours of trading Demonstrate a good understanding of health and safety to ensure statutory responsibilities are met Be able to work to KPI's and deadlines Assist with stock generation Ensure all administrative and financial procedures are followed Work closely with the Area Sales Manager Hands on approach to work Travel within the region where required, to provide cover in other shops or for training activities Experience, Skills & Knowledge Generating store income and achieve agreed performance targets Have a good record of staff management Understanding of health and safety Effective Communication Skills Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Seaford, UK
19/03/2019
Full time
Location- Seaford East Sussex Contract - Permanent Hours- 14 per week Salary- £7.83 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting a Shop Assistant, to assist the Manager and Assistant Manager, in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. To hold the shop in the Shop Manager/Assistant Manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop Main Responsibilities Assist the manager and assistant manager in providing a high quality of retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Hold the shop in the shop manager/assistant manager's absence, undertaking all appropriate duties to ensure the continued operation of the shop. Support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the shop manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. Undertake any administrative and financial procedures as directed by the shop manager including accurately inputting required data into IT equipment within agreed timescales. Processing stock deliveries regularly requires carrying and moving heavy bags of stock. Experience, Skills & Knowledge Previous experience in a similar role. Charity/fashion sector experience a plus. Literate and numerate with good communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a wide range of people. Flexible approach to work required. Occasional requirement to work additional days to cover holidays and sickness or participate in trading outside of normal shop hours e.g. shop events. Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.
Age UK Tonbridge, UK
18/03/2019
Full time
Loction - Tonbridge, Kent Contract - Permanent Hours - 25 hours per week Salary - £8.15 per hour Job Purpose Working for Age UK can unlock many benefits and perks, such as:- 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday allowance + pension scheme + 100s of shopping discounts + life assurance + many more!! We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Shop Manager to provide a high quality retail service in relation to agreed performance targets. Undertake all appropriate duties to ensure continued operations of the Shop. Main Responsibilities * In the absence of the Shop Manager, act as manager of the shop undertaking all appropriate duties and responsibilities to ensure the continued operation of the shop and the achievement of performance targets. * Maximise shop income and achieve agreed performance targets * Implement the highest standards of customer care and service * Maintain appearance of shop premises for trading hours, ensuring they are clean and tidy at all times and that goods are displayed in an attractive and presentable manner. * Ensure that all statutory responsibilities are met, including Fire and Health & Safety Regulations. * Recruit, support, train and co-ordinate the work of volunteers in the shop as required by the Shop Manager, encouraging an active interest in the shop and the work of Age UK. * Generate stock donations to meet sales requirements, acknowledge receipt and arrange collection where necessary. * Maintain good relations with the public, trade councils, landlords and neighbouring retailers. * In the absence of the Shop Manager work closely with the Area Sales Manager to ensure any problems in the shop are resolved quickly and effectively. * Travel within the region where required in the performance of the job, to provide cover in another shop, or for training activities. Experience, Skills & Knowledge * Generating store income and achieve agreed performance targets * Have a good record of staff management * Demonstrate a good understanding of health and safety * Be able to work to KPI's and deadlines * Effective Communication Skills Additional Information To comply with UK legislation we cannot accept applications from candidates under the age of 18 as the successful candidate will be required to work on their own in the shop without the aid of other staff. Is this the job for you? We know that men, of all backgrounds, and men and women from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds are currently under-represented in our workforce, and we want to change this! So we are particularly keen to hear from applicants from these groups. Age UK is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria. We welcome requests for flexible working. Age UK is committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment. Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert at any time.