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Age UK South Lakeland is committed to helping improve the lives of older people. If you’d like to do the same – and you have a ‘can-do’ attitude and a willingness to learn – then we’d like to hear from you. This is an opportunity for you to contribute your knowledge, expertise and enthusiasm – and to give something back.

Applications are currently being accepted for the following positions.

Store Manager

Hours: Full-time; 35 hours per week over 5 days (Mon - Sun).

Salary: £20,253 PA.

With plans to open our next charity shop in the near future, we are looking for a new Store Manager to lead one of our Kendal charity shops! As Store Manager, you will have the exciting opportunity to lead the shop, managing staff, stock & premises, and working to maximise sales so as to best support our charitable activities. Our shops are vital links between Age UK South Lakeland and our local communities, and it's up to our Store Managers to make them as friendly and welcoming as possible.

If you are interested in this position please find further details and download an application form by clicking here or contact Chris Roberts, Retail HR Officer at Age UK South Lakeland by email for an application pack at croberts@ageuksouthlakeland.org.uk.

Applicants will be contacted upon receipt of their completed application to discuss this opportunity further.

Please note, we are unable to accept CVs alone for this vacancy. However, they can be attached to the application form.

 

Store Associate

Hours: Full-time; 35 hours per week over 5 days (Mon - Sun). Part-Time option also considered.

Salary: £19,048 Pro Rata.

We are currently looking for a Store Associate to join our team at our charity shops in Grange-over-Sands and Milnthorpe. The role will have responsibility for managing & training volunteers, supporting the Retail Managers, and optimising sales at the two shops.

If you are interested in this position please find further details and download an application form by clicking here or contact Chris Roberts, Retail HR Officer at Age UK South Lakeland by email for an application pack at croberts@ageuksouthlakeland.org.uk.

Applicants will be contacted upon receipt of their completed application to discuss this opportunity further.

Please note, we are unable to accept CVs alone for this vacancy. However, they can be attached to the application form.

 

 

Retail Relief Supervisor

Hours: Full-time; 35 hours per week over 5 days (Mon - Sun).

Salary: £20,253 PA.

We are currently looking for a Retail Relief Supervisor to join our team with responsibility for covering any one of our seven charity shops across South Lakeland. The role will have responsibility for supervising shops in the Manager's absence, training volunteers, stock management, and other tasks necessary for our shops' day-to-day operation.

Due to the nature of this position, candidates must have their own car. The Retail Relief Supervisor will be issued with a Fuel Card to reimburse them for travel costs accrued in the course of their work. Car parking expenses will also be covered by the charity.

If you are interested in this position please find further details and download an application form by clicking here or contact Chris Roberts, Retail HR Officer at Age UK South Lakeland by email for an application pack at croberts@ageuksouthlakeland.org.uk.

Applicants will be contacted upon receipt of their completed application to discuss this opportunity further.

Please note, we are unable to accept CVs alone for this vacancy. However, they can be attached to the application form.

 

Van Crew

Hours: Part-time; 21 hours per week over 3 days (Fri - Sun).

Salary: £19,048 Pro Rata.

We are currently looking for Van Crew to work three days a week totalling 21 hours (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) to deliver and collect items bought and donated by people to Age UK South Lakeland.

The post is based in Kendal, serving the whole of the South Lakes area. The role will be varied and will include good customer service, as well as delivery and collection of stock including furniture to and from customers' properties to service our shops with stock.

Due to the nature of the job, you will need to be fit and active to be suitable for this role. A full clean driving license is essential and you must have the confidence to drive a Luton Box Van. This will be a shared driving role and due to insurance requirements you must be aged over 25 years of age.

If you are interested in this position please find further details and download an application form by clicking here or contact Chris Roberts, Retail HR Officer at Age UK South Lakeland by email for an application pack at croberts@ageuksouthlakeland.org.uk.

Applicants will be contacted upon receipt of their completed application to discuss this opportunity further.

Please note, we are unable to accept CVs alone for this vacancy. However, they can be attached to the application form.

 

Driver/Store Associate

Hours: Full-time; 35-hours per week. Part-time option also considered.

Salary: £19,048 Pro Rata.

We are currently looking for a Driver/Store Associate to to support our charity superstore in Ulverston. The role involves both supervising the day-to-day operations of the store and helping with the collection and delivery of items which are bought or donated by members of the public.

The post is based in Ulverston. The role will be varied and will include good customer service, the delivery and collection of stock, and shop supervision in the absence of the store manager.

Due to the nature of the job, you will need to be fit and active to be suitable for this role. A full clean driving license is essential and you must have the confidence to drive a Luton Box Van. Due to insurance requirements you must be over 25 years of age.

If you are interested in this position please find further details and download an application form by contacting Chris Roberts, Retail HR Officer at Age UK South Lakeland by email for an application pack at croberts@ageuksouthlakeland.org.uk.

Applicants will be contacted upon receipt of their completed application to discuss this opportunity further.

Please note, we are unable to accept CVs alone for this vacancy. However, they can be attached to the application form.