Vacancies

The Shakespeare Hospice based in Stratford- Upon Avon is an award winning Hospice offering services and facilities to day care patients, Hospice at Home, carers, and transitional young people with life limiting illnesses.  We offer counselling, complementary therapy, diversional therapy, occupational health and physiotherapy to our patients, carers and their families across South Warwickshire including Kenilworth, Southam and the North Cotswolds.  Please see a selection of the vacancies we currently have below:

Please email any questions to Natasha Fotheringham, Human Resources and Support Services Manager: recruitment@theshakespearehospice.org.uk

To apply for any of the job roles listed below please fill out an application form and email it to: recruitment@theshakespearehospice.org.uk

Click here to download an Application Form


Retail Operations Manager

We are an award winning Hospice offering services and facilities to day care patients, Hospice at Home, Carers and transitional young people with life limiting illnesses. We currently have an exciting opportunity to join the Income Generation team working across all of our retail sites. We are looking for applicants with a strong retail background who are able to drive and motivate our front line staff and volunteers. The successful applicant will have operational, strategic and sales responsibilities and be confident in merchandising, process implementation and a knowledge of EPOS systems is desirable but not essential. If you have the skills and experience to offer the Hospice we would love to hear from you!

Contract: Permanent 

Hours: 37.5 (flexible / part time working considered)

Salary: £23,392 - £25,553 (depending on experience). 

Closing date: 24th July 2019

Interview Date:  31st July 2019

Base: Stratford Upon Avon with travel to our retail sites. Own car essential. 

Download the application form here.

Job description can be downloaded here.

 


Kenilworth Shop Manager

To work effectively and efficiently to maximise income for the Hospice. Focussing on sales, merchandising, stock rotation and excellent customer service, you will develop and lead a cohesive team to raise funds for and promote the work of The Shakespeare Hospice within the local community.

Hours: 30 hours over 4 days (alternate Saturday working is required)

Salary: £16,089 - £19,155 Per annum pro rata - 12 month fixed term contract.

Closing date: 2nd August 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 13th August 2019

Download the application form here.

Job description can be downloaded here

 


*For 'BANK' roles (below) - The hours of work are not fixed or specified.  The Hospice may offer you work but has no obligation to do so.  You have no obligation to accept work, if offered.


*BANK RETAIL MANAGERS VACANCIES

To provide care and innovate further we need raise £2 million a year and our seven shops across the county help towards achieving this.

We are looking for people who enjoy the social aspect of working in a retail environment.  You will have excellent communication skills, be able to problem solve and enjoy making sales to help us reach our targets.

As a Bank Retail Manager the hours are varied, and if you are flexible about locations, you can enjoy working with our teams based at our seven shops across Warwickshire and the North Cotswolds selling a variety of quality goods which have been donated by the generous public. The Avenue Farm shop in Stratford Upon Avon and the Kenilworth shop are now both dedicated 'Donation Stations'. There is also a boutique, bookshop/coffee shop and ‘traditional’ charity shops who sell a huge range of donated goods; clothing and bric a brac. If you have a preference to a particular shop (Kenilworth, Wellesbourne, Henley in Arden, Alcester and Stratford upon Avon x 3) we would be interested in hearing from you.

The Hospice may offer you work but has no obligation to do so.  You have no obligation to accept work, if offered.

Competitive rates of pay.

Download the application form here.

Job description can be downloaded here.

A copy of our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form is available to download here


*BANK FURNITURE SHOPS VAN DRIVERS

Hours of work: flexible including weekends

Our Furniture shop in Stratford upon Avon needs Van Drivers to join the team in undertaking collections and deliveries for the Furniture shop.

Successful candidates will possess excellent customer service and communication skills and be motivated, flexible and a team player. Previous experience in a similar retail role would be beneficial. A full, clean driving licence and the ability to drive a large van is essential.

It is a Bank role requiring a flexible and responsive approach to shifts to meet the needs of the service.

Some duties are physically demanding including some heavy lifting and moving of large items; for which training will be given and equipment provided.

Interview Date: TBC in Stratford upon Avon

Download the application form here

Download the job description here.

A copy of our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form is available to download here

*The Hospice may offer you work but has no obligation to do so. You have no obligation to accept work, if offered.


 

 

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