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Location:     Lancaster Shop

Hours:         35 hrs per week, working over 5 days on a flexible rota basis Monday -Sunday.

Salary:         £16983FTE rising to £17508.40FTE on successful completion of probationary period

Due to a successful opening period, Age UK Lancashire is expanding the operation at our Lancaster Furniture and Electrical shop and we are looking for an inspirational person to join the team as a Deputy Shop Manager

Do you have previous retail management experience with a positive can do attitude? Are you creative and have a flair for detail? Can you recognise your vintage from your shabby chic? Can you generate income from pre-loved items? We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic retailer with excellent customer service skills who enjoys working in a bright vibrant environment supporting the shop staff and volunteers to raise vital funds for our organisation.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Positive, can do attitude
  • Retail Experience, preferably in charity furniture
  • Motivation to reach sales/profit targets
  • A flair for stock selection and presentation
  • Determination to achieve good standards of customer service
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Flexibility to work within a variable rota

You will be required to support the manager to lead and motivate a team of volunteers to deliver a successful business, generating income for our charitable works. Full training will be given.

Closing date for applications:     10am 5th August 2021

Interviews to be held on:             12th August 2021

Further details and an application form can be found below:

Completed applications should be emailed to:         

Age UK Lancashire are committed to ensuring that all job applicants and members of staff are treated equally, without discrimination because of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

Please complete the below form to allow us to monitor our applicant and staff diversity.

Equality & Diversity Form