Retail Assistant Manager, Uckfield (Part time)

Do you enjoy engaging with people and have a flair for fashion? Are you passionate about pre-loved clothes and home accessories? Come and work for us in Uckfield and help raise vital funds for the Hospice.

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Who we are looking for?

We are looking for a part time Retail Assistant Manager at our Uckfield store in East Sussex.  You will be the face of the Hospice in the community and work side by side with your Retail Manager to create and maintain a day to day working environment that is warm, supportive, friendly and in line with our values.

We are looking for someone who has excellent customer service skills, leadership skills and has the ability to optimise profits by controlling costs wherever possible. Ideally you should have experience in the charity and/or retail sectors.


  • £19,365 starting salary FTE pa pro rata (Band 2 £19,365 – £20,046  through performance related progression)
  • 22.5 hours per week (3 days worked between Monday – Sunday on a rota basis)
  • Part-time, permanent
  • Location – Uckfield, East Sussex
  • Enhanced DBS

What do we provide?

Some of the great benefits of working with us include:

  • Full induction and ongoing training opportunities
  • Performance related pay progression
  • Access to self-development courses such as Growth Mindset, Resilience, Dealing with stressful situations etc.
  • 35 days holiday (27 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays pro-rata for part-time employees)
  • Enhanced maternity/adoption pay
  • Free BUPA Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free eye tests and special prescription allowance for screen users
  • Generous Pension 5% employer, 3% employee pension – (Option to transfer NHS Pension subject to pension rules)
  • Company sick pay scheme – Well-being is at the heart of everything we do, and it starts with ensuring your own
  • Peer recognition GEM (Go the Extra Mile)
  • Long service awards
  • 20% Staff discount in our charity shops
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Subsidised meals if working in the hospice building
  • Free onsite car parking (hospice and distribution sites only)

How to apply

If you have any questions about this vacancy please contact Melissa Lewis, Area Retail Manager:  

We will shortlist and interview candidates as applications are received, and as such this vacancy may close at any time.