Visual Merchandising & Sales Assistant -Government Kickstart Scheme

Salary: National Minimum Wage
Hours: 25 hours per week - 6 month placement
End date: Closing date 21 May 2021

This job is part of the Government Kickstart Scheme and is only open to people aged 16-24 who are in receipt of Universal Credit.  If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact your workplace coach at your local job centre.

Chichester Community Charity Shop, PO19 8TX


An opportunity has arisen to join our Retail team in the role of Visual Merchandising & Sales Assistant, reporting to the Shop Manager.  Working out of our Chichester Community Charity Shop.

The successful candidate will deliver an exceptional customer service experience and be an ambassador of St Wilfrid’s Hospice.

As a Visual Merchandising & Sales Assistant, you will be supporting the Shop manager in the generation of income through handling, sorting and pricing of donated goods, and assisting in the daily running of the site.  Supporting in planning and implementing of shop layout and window displays, creating an inspiring, attractive and welcoming environment to engage and drive sales.

The ideal candidate will have good written and verbal communication and is confident in liaising with customers.  Is able to work both independently and as part of a team, who enjoys a varied role and problem solving.

We are ideally looking for someone who has an interest in art and design / visual displays with a good eye for detail.

As part of our committed team environment, the working atmosphere is friendly, inspiring and supportive. 

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.