Oasis Hub North Bristol works to build social capital across the area we work, providing integrated, high quality services that benefit the whole person and the whole community. Our growing success means we are in a position to appoint a Community Shop Assistant to work at our enterprising Community Shop in Ridingleaze, North Bristol.

Working alongside the Enterprise Coordinator the Community Shop Assistant will be responsible for to maximising sales, donations and the profitability of the shop. In the absence of the enterprise coordinator, assume responsibility for the day-day running of the shop including stock management, supporting volunteers and delivering excellent customer service.

The success of this role is dependent on creating meaningful relationships with the local community.  This is a newly created role, so the opportunity is there for the right person to take ownership of the project and thrive, with full support and guidance from the Enterprise Coordinator and the Hub Team.

To be successful in this role, applicants will require:

  • Good working standard of English and Maths.
  • Retail experience.
  • Ability to handle money and keep records.
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and work unsupervised.
  • Able to work with people from a broad cross-section of backgrounds.

This is a fantastic opportunity to put your passion for art, enterprise and community to good use and help build and be an integral part of, a thriving Bristol community. 

If this opportunity interests you and you would like further information, please do contact the Recruitment team at Oasis for an Application pack by emailing or call 0207 921 4259.  Please indicate in your enquiry where you saw this vacancy. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for completed applications is Noon on Monday 11th March 2019.

Interviews will be held in Bristol on Monday 18th March 2019.

All applicants will actively support the ethos and values of Oasis.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff with be subject to appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and referencing.

Oasis supports Equal Opportunities.  Registered Charity No. 1026487

Fixed Term Contract - 12 month

Part-Time (12 hours per week, 0.3 FTE), Bristol

Salary £5,460 per annum (£18,200 as 1.0 FTE)

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