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Retail Assistant

Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice
Post date
13 July 2021
Closing date
30 July 2021
Chapeltown, Sheffield
National Living Wage
25 hours a week across 5 days (Monday to Sunday)
Contact email

At Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice we care for children and young adults with life-shortening and life-threatening conditions. We are currently supporting around 300 families both in our hospice and in family homes.

Our support services are wide-ranging and bespoke to each family including end-of-life treatment and care, respite short breaks, counselling, sibling support groups, music therapy, home visits and much more. It costs more than £5m to keep our doors open for families across South Yorkshire and beyond. We receive around 15% of our funding from government sources.

The role:

To work as part of our Retail team to support the Manager in achieving the store targets. Working with volunteers, general housekeeping, and customer service.

The requirements:

To fulfill the role effectively you will be a creative and enthusiastic person to work collaboratively with your team. You will also have experience of working in a similar role in a busy retail environment and operating an electronic or computerised till. You will need the ability to work on your own initiative and have the ability to manage priorities and time effectively.

In return, we can offer you a fantastic working environment and the following benefits:

  • 33 days’ annual leave with the option to buy and sell
  • sick pay
  • health Care Cash Back Scheme
  • free counselling sessions
  • enhanced maternity pay
  • enhanced paternity pay
  • enhanced parental bereavement leave
  • compassionate leave
  • salary sacrifice scheme
  • training & development
  • investment in your wellbeing
  • volunteering & shadowing days
  • free parking on main site
  • free drinks and subsidised meals
  • time off in lieu
  • uniform

At Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice we value everyone who works with us, we embrace individual differences and recognise that great things happen when we work together.

How to apply:

For informal enquiries please contact Terri Hanson, our Head of Retail, by calling 01909 517 360 or emailing

For more information and to download an application form, please visit our website:

Please note that only Bluebell Wood application forms will be accepted for this post.

Closing date: 30th July 2021
Interviews: 11th August 2021

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