Retail Team Leader

Posted: October 6, 2017

Job Details

  • St George’s Crypt
  • Managerial
  • Full Time
  • £18,000pa
  • Leeds
  • 19/10/2017

Job Description

About the Company:

St. George’s Crypt is Christian Charity in the city of Leeds providing shelter and support and working with the homeless, the vulnerable and those suffering from addiction. Our aim is to provide a safe environment with physical, emotional and religious support for those who suffered abuse, suffer from addiction or who are homeless.

About Our Employees:

Under the statutory provisions of Statutory instrument 1660 November 2003, commitment to the Christian faith is essential in order to pursue the twin objectives of promoting Christian evangelism and relieving hardship among disadvantaged people. This will usually be evidenced by current involvement in the life of a Christian community. As an expression of their Christian faith and commitment, it is hoped that all our employees are willing to be involved in the activities of the churches and organizations that support the work. This does not mean that the Charity expects unpaid work, but rather a flexible attitude towards the times and hours worked.

Job Purpose:

Retail Team Leader – 37 hours per week (To work 5 over 7 which will include Saturdays on rota)

To be guided by our values of empowerment, accountability and inclusiveness to sell donated goods through our retail shops whilst maximising the income from our daily donations and to investigate and initiate new products to sell in the shop.

To oversee the operation of both shops and actively seek opportunities to open further retail shops increasing income to the Charity.

To put systems in place to ensure stock date is identified and is rotated on a regular basis and to ensure the smooth running of the Charity’s Shop whilst maintaining excellent customer service for all customers.

To forecast, plan and implement effective collection strategies by category and channel to maximise revenue and margin and to develop, deliver and maintain a current and relevant product offer and pricing in line with current trends following the pricing policy stipulated by the Charities Act.

To train, develop and mentor volunteers from within the charity and outside agencies.


Additional Information

Closing date for applicants: 19th  October 2017

Interview date: Friday 3rd November 2017

Please download a St George’s Crypt Application form and Retail Team Leader JD October 17


Once completed send to Ann Smart by



Post:  Ann Smart, St George’s Crypt, Great George Street, Leeds, LS1 3BR