Company: Aspens – Sussex
Location: Bexhill, South East/Southern, UK


Charity Shop Manager

Service/Location: Aspens – 65-67 Western Road, Bexhill, TN401DX

Do you have retail experience and are looking for a new challenge?

Would you like to work for a charity that makes a real difference?

If yes this could be the rewarding role you seek so read on:

Our charity shop set in the heart of Bexhill is raising money for our Autism, Learning Disabilities and Disabilities services across Sussex and Kent. We support Adults and Children in both residential and supported living services along with their families and the wider community.

We are looking for a dynamic manager who has experience in retail, ideally in the charities sector who can recruit and manage both staff and volunteers. The role comes with responsibility for all of the daily running of the shop including stock control, appraising collectables, cashing up, key holding, opening and closing and much more.

Charity Shop Manager Hours: 

9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday (5 days out of 6 to include every other Saturday and occasional Sundays)

35 Hours per week contract.

About Aspens

Aspens has over 100 years of experience in helping children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities, those on the autism spectrum, and/or those with complex needs. Through the provision of highly personalised support, we aspire to enable people to learn new skills, live life to the full and contribute to society however possible.  

At Aspens, the people we support and care for enjoy an active and fulfilling life, based in a residential environment set in stunning woodland. No two days are the same, just some of the activities our service users enjoy include swimming, theme parks, seaside trips, art and beauty.

Charity Shop Manager Requirements

  • Must have Retail Experience

  • Able to work to KPI/Targets

  • Experience in the Charity Sector an advantage

  • Experience of working with Volunteers an advantage

  • Experience of Gift Aid an advantage

  • Will ideally have a general knowledge of Antiques and Collectables.

  • Positive ‘can-do’ Attitude 

  • Friendly, Positive, Calm and Helpful

  • Good problem solving skills

  • Good Sense of Humour

  • Team worker

  • Flexible and Trustworthy

  • Good at listening

  • Willing to learn

    Pay and Benefits

  • Hourly rate of £9.18 per hour

  • Holidays Entitlement

  • Permanent contract & guaranteed hours

  • Full Induction

  • Basic Training Provided

  • Caring supportive teams

  • Pension enrolment

  • Bonuses for new employee referrals

    Any offer would be subject to satisfactory employment references.

    APPLY NOW. If you need further information, please contact Stephen on 0330 335 8998.