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Location:   28 High Street, Higham Ferrers NN10 8PA

Rate of pay:  £11.69 per hour

Hours:  one post 

Sunday Deputy
6 hours per week

About the role

We need to recruit a reliable, trustworthy person to help the Shop Manager in the running of our busy charity shop in Higham Ferrers on Sundays.  Our three Deputy Shop Managers will support the Shop Manager in operating a profitable and attractive shop seven days a week.  You will help to manage a happy team, enabling them to provide excellent customer service and maintain a high quality of goods for sale in the shop.  You will help the Manager in recruiting, training, supporting and supervising the team of volunteers, and also be responsible for stock control and stocktaking, alongside the Shop Manager. 

About you

We are looking for someone who has a good standard of education and is computer literate.  Experience of working in retail is essential, as are excellent merchandising skills.  As one of our Deputy Shop Managers you will need to have experience of maintaining cash and general banking.  Bring your passion for providing good customer service and enjoy working with our small, friendly team, knowing that you are helping to make a difference to older people in our community.

How to apply for our job vacancies

Download our job application form and equal opportunities policy. Complete either the Word or PDF version of the application form and either email to or post it to:

Age UK Northamptonshire
The William and Patricia Venton Centre
York Road

Please do not send CVs as they will be discounted.  For more information about this role and working for Age UK  Northamptonshire, call us on 01604 611200 or email

Closing date for applications:  Tuesday 16th April, 4pm

Interviews: to be confirmed

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 Application form to download and open with Microsoft Word (158 KB)

Application form as a PDF to download and print out (404 KB)

 Equal opportunities policy (95 KB)