Shop Manager - Retro & Vintage

Salary: £21,111 per annum (Pro-rata)
Hours: 30 or 37.5 hours per week, Rota basis, including weekends and Bank Holidays
End date: Closing date: 01 July 2021

We are looking for a permanent Manager for our specialist Retro & Vintage Charity Shop in Eastgate Square, Chichester. This is a much-loved shop with a special personality, where we showcase a selection of the amazing vintage fashion and curios that our supporters donate to St Wilfrid’s Hospice.

As the successful applicant, you will enjoy welcoming our existing & new customers in Chichester. You will have a passion for Retro & Vintage, helping you to develop our specialist retail experience and to lead a team of equally passionate staff & volunteers. You will generate vital income for our Hospice by meeting the shop’s strategic & operational goals, including increasing our reach to more customers & exploring new income opportunities through collaboration, events & online platforms.

You are creative & adaptable, with strong communication skills & the ability to take responsibility for the shop alongside collaboration with colleagues across the Hospice & in the community. You are IT competent & you will enjoy being hands-on, which involves manual handling.

Reporting to the Retail Director, you should have some experience of managing a shop or a similar service offer, alongside your specialist knowledge.

In addition to a competitive salary we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes a generous holiday entitlement starting at 27 days per year plus bank holiday entitlement (pro rata), a contributory pension scheme, or continuation to the NHS Superannuation Scheme, life assurance, and a contributory cash reimbursement plan. We offer a friendly, challenging, yet supportive working atmosphere with a committed team of colleagues.

St Wilfrid’s Hospice is an equal opportunities employer committed to promoting an environment that is inclusive and free from all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination.   We recognise and encourage the valuable contribution that people from all backgrounds and experiences bring.  

Informal enquiries are welcomed; please contact Laura Addison, Retail Director, on 07377 371349 or by email to