Retail Sales Assistant

TR081864 – Retail Sales Assistant

Variable Hours (Thursday, Saturday and Sunday)
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Applications will be shortlisted as and when submitted

As the festive season will soon be upon us, we are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking individuals.  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.

Due to the amount of applications we receive, we are regrettably not able to respond to all applicants. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please assume your application has not been successful.  


The Dartington Hall Trust is a remarkable, many-sided organisation with a fascinating history and significant future potential. We have a progressive tradition of using our 1200 acre estate to stimulate and nurture new thinking and activities that can help to improve the world we live in.  Dartington continues to forge a path that seeks to explore both individual disciplines such as learning, arts, agriculture, enterprise and social justice, and the broader notion of how they can be brought together to help create more fulfilling lives and a better society.

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.