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Shop Manager (Ilfracombe)

37.5 hours per week. Hours to be worked flexibly over 5 days per week, Monday to Sunday, 8.15am to 5.00pm.

£17,860-£19,468 dependent on experience.

The hospice has 12 retail outlets across North Devon; these outlets play an important role in raising funds to support the essential services we provide to the local community and last year contributed in excess of £1m income. 

A vacancy has arisen for a full time Shop Manager to join our amazing team at our shop in Ilfracombe.  As Shop Manager you will be focused, enthusiastic and responsible for the smooth running of our store.  You will always be looking to maximise sales and profit, deliver on income targets and manage our team of volunteers, alongside acting as an Ambassador for North Devon Hospice at all times. We are looking for a positive and proactive individual with exceptional communication and people skills.  Supervisory experience in a retail environment is essential.  You will be expected to cover other North Devon Hospice shops across the region should the need arise.

Informal discussion welcomed, please contact Amanda Shearing, Head of Retail on 01271 342792.

Closing date for completed applications is noon Monday 23rd September 2019

Interviews will be held on Monday 7th October 2019

To apply for this position please download an application pack and return your completed application form to: or mark your application "Private and Confidential" and send it to Human Resources Department, North Devon Hospice, Deer Park, Newport, Barnstaple, EX32 0HU

If you have any questions, please contact Amanda or Lucy in the Human Resources Department by emailing or call 01271 347 238 or 01271 347 221.


It is important that the people who work for and with us, or access any of our services, can be themselves and are valued as unique individuals. We welcome applications from all sections of the communities we serve, reflecting the uniqueness of each person, with the aim of continually improving our services.

We are a forces-friendly organisation and welcome applications from Veterans and Service spouses and partners.

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