Pets and people at the heart of what we do.
About the Role:
Our Assistant Shop Managers are key PDSA brand ambassadors, promoting the vision and mission of the organisation.
Responsible for supporting the Shop Manager in driving sales and profits, they work closely with staff and volunteers to ensure the best level of customer service is provided.
We also offer great benefits which include (pro-rata for part-time roles):
- Excellent career opportunities/development
- 35hr working week
- 25 days holiday per year
- Paid statutory holidays
- Life assurance 4 x annual salary
- Contributory pension scheme
Self motivated, with strong interpersonal skills, the successful candidate will thrive on the challenges and opportunities that come with assisting in the running of a shop.
As the UK’s leading veterinary charity, with 48 Pet Hospitals, we strive to improve pets’ lives – through prevention, education and treatment. Every year our dedicated vet teams carry out 2.7 million treatments on 470,000 pets. Our national network of around 120 high street shops help us to provide these treatments through selling both donated and new goods.
We believe that we work better together, so everyone from our vets, volunteers, shop teams and to our office support colleagues – we are driven in our dedication and passionate about pets. Join us and help improve the lives of every pet.
The closing date for this vacancy may be brought forward should we receive sufficient candidates.
The full-time equivalent for this role is 35 hours.
PDSA is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, adults at risk and all our colleagues and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect. To support this commitment, our recruitment & selection processes are robust and rigorous and all appointments will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate background checks
We are proud to be one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations. Our fantastic people have a genuine affinity with our cause which empowers them to make a positive difference to the world we live in every single day! Join the team and find out what it’s like to be in the Top 100!