Retail Sales Assistant

careers shops

Retail Sales Assistant-TR0717173

£8.75 per hour

Variable hours


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Applications will be shortlisted as and when submitted

The Shops at Dartington is a unique, high-quality retail centre located on the edge of the Dartington Hall Estate, operated as a Social Enterprise, near Totnes in South Devon, established in 1977, we have a wide offer of 15 assorted shops and cafes.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking individual to join our friendly team. The successful candidate will understand the importance of delivering excellent customer care to all of our customers and have a genuine interest in retailing and the wide range of products that we sell.

Previous customer service or retail experience and computer literacy would be beneficial.

This post will include weekend working.

To apply for this post please send your CV or completed application form to along with a Supporting Statement outlining the reason for your interest in the role and Dartington, and what you believe you could bring to the role. This is a key element of the decision making process so please take the time to put together the Supporting Statement as without it your application is likely to be at a disadvantage.

We are regrettably not able to respond to all applicants due to the number of applications we receive. If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks please assume your application has not been successful.

The Dartington Hall Trust (Dartington) is a unique collection of charitable and social enterprise activities based around a 1200 acre medieval estate. Established by visionary philanthropists Dorothy and Leonard Elmhirst in the 1920s, today we welcome people from across the world to take part in our wide range of activities.  Dartington is many things to many people but one aim underpins everything; how we use our estate to stimulate new thinking and action to help develop a more sustainable, just and enriching world.