Retail Team Leader – Buckingham

22.5 hours per week, to include weekends

£11.84 per hour

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Team Leader to join our Buckingham team.

We are looking for a highly motivated Team Leader to support the Cluster Team Leader and a committed team of volunteers.

Working closely with the Cluster Team Leader, you will actively engage with the community and contribute to achieving sales targets within the shop whilst providing high quality customer service.

The successful candidate will need to be physically fit due to the high volume of manual handling involved, you will be able to safely move and handle furniture, some of which will be heavy. You will have good organisational, communication and interpersonal skills as well as previous retail experience.

About the Hospice

Set in the tranquil grounds of Willen Lake, Willen Hospice is the leading provider of specialist palliative care within the Milton Keynes area. We offer 24 hour / seven days a week palliative care to people who have advanced disease, caring for people in our Inpatient Unit which accommodates 15 patients and the local community. Our person-centred care is delivered with compassion and respect for people’s wishes. We have an expanding Therapeutic & Wellbeing service offering Psychological Wellbeing, Social Care, Physiotherapy, Occupational and Complementary Therapy.  Our dedicated Business Development teams and retail portfolio of shops raise vital funds to deliver this care.

In return for your skills and experience, you can expect:-

  • To join a supportive and caring team
  • Generous annual leave entitlement starting at 35 days pro rata (inclusive of statutory and bank holidays)
  • Employer enhanced auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption and sick pay provision
  • Ongoing commitment to education and professional development
  • Blue Light Card discounts (with membership)
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme

To apply, please use the “Apply Here” button below.  

Please ensure you specify ‘Retail Team Leader – Buckingham‘ as other roles are being advertised.  If this is not specified we will be unable to process your application.

Closing Date: 22 May 2024

(Please note this advert will close early if a high number of applications are received)

Interview Date: 3 June 2024

In a typical year...
£11.23
our cost, per minute
11,000
phone calls to patients at home
600
fabulous volunteers
700
patients cared for at home
3,200
home visits
300
patients at the hospice
18,000
of cups of tea
290
counselling sessions
We can only provide the care we do thanks to the incredible generosity of our community, through their continued volunteering, fundraising and donations throughout the year. Your donation will enable us to continue providing care and support to those facing a life-limiting diagnosis, and to support their loved ones.