Volunteer Deputy Shop Manager - In your local shop

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Shop volunteers
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All you need to do is complete our short application form online and your local Shop Manager will get in touch. 

Application form 

Why we need you:

The Deputy Shop Manager will support the running of the shop and will also be encouraged to take on responsibility of new projects, for example, ideas to develop and improve shop performance.

What skills do you need?

You will have a good standard of numeracy and literacy and be able to interpret and work with data from a range of sources. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relationships with others around you. We're looking for a friendly and approachable person who enjoys working as part of a team, with the ability to take a supervisory approach and use your personal style to inspire those around you. Previous retail, management or charity experience is helpful, but not essential.

What will you be doing?

Assisting the Manager with the day-to-day running of the shop and use growing knowledge of the business to improve sales and profit. You will also provide cover when the manager is on leave or attending training.

What support will we give you?

You will receive training on all aspects of your role plus a full training pack. You will also have access to an NVQ accreditation (currently only available in England).

What benefits do you get?

  • The satisfaction of volunteering as part a team.
  • Raising life-saving funds to support Cancer Research UK's pioneering work.
  • Develop your leadership skills.
  • Gain invaluable management experience.

Still interested? Watch our new video to see the impact you can have as a CRUK Shop Volunteer!

Where will you be based?

Your local Cancer Research UK shop.

How do you apply?

You can apply by completing our short application form.

Why we need you

Every step we make towards beating cancer relies on every pound, every hour and every person. We need you to help us by volunteering. Play a part in this inspiring story and volunteer. Help us to create more tomorrows.

Volunteering policy

We are committed to giving you the best experience possible and believe that the volunteer relationship is one of honour, trust and mutual understanding.

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