Hours: 35 hours a week

Salary: £16707.60 (FTE)

Location: 7-9 Brassey Avenue, Hampden Park, East Sussex. BN20 9NH.

To apply, send your covering letter and request for an application form to [email protected]


Do you have retail experience and are looking for a new challenge?

Would you like to work for a charity that makes a real difference?

Our charity shop in Hampden Park is raising money for our Autism, Learning Disabilities and Disability Services across Sussex and Kent. We support adults and children in both residential and supported living services along with their families and the wider community.

We are looking for an store manager who has experience in retail and providing excellent customer service, ideally in the charities sector who will be responsible for the day to day running of the shop which includes stock control, appraising collectables, cashing up, key holding, opening and closing and much more.

Charity Shop Store Manager Hours: 

Shifts: 10am – 5pm

Days: 5 days a week

35 hours per week

About Aspens

Aspens has over 100 years of experience in helping children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities, those on the autism spectrum, and/or those with complex needs. Through the provision of highly personalised support, we aspire to enable people to learn new skills, live life to the full and contribute to society however possible.  

At Aspens, the people we support and care for enjoy an active and fulfilling life, based in a residential environment set in stunning woodland. No two days are the same, just some of the activities our service users enjoy include swimming, theme parks, seaside trips, art and beauty.

Charity Shop Store Manager Requirements

  • Must have Retail Experience
  • Able to work to KPI/Targets
  • Experience in the Charity Sector an advantage
  • Experience of working with Volunteers an advantage
  • Experience of Gift Aid an advantage
  • Will ideally have a general knowledge of Antiques and Collectables.
  • Positive ‘can-do’ Attitude 
  • Friendly, Positive, Calm and Helpful
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Good Sense of Humour
  • Team worker
  • Flexible and Trustworthy
  • Good at listening
  • Willing to learn

Pay and Benefits

  • Hourly rate £9.18
  • Holidays Entitlement
  • Full Induction
  • Basic Training Provided
  • Caring supportive teams
  • Pension enrolment
  • Bonuses for new employee referrals

Any offer would be subject to Disclosure and Barring checks and satisfactory employment references.