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Retail Assistant - Selby Shop

Closing date: 8th October 2021

Interview date:

Salary: £8.91

Hours: 1 day/7.5 hours a week

Are you interested in joining our retail team and helping to run a busy charity shop raising money to help local animal welfare?

Have you the skills and enthusiasm for the following:

  • With the smooth running of the shop operation in the charity shop managers absence
  • Support the shop manager to achieve the financial sales target
  • Maintain required standards of performance and presentation
  • Source, sort and price and merchandise donated stock
  • Coordinate and maintain a programme of generating for quality donations for sale.


The shops are open 7 days a week and you will be working alongside a team of volunteers and other paid staff to ensure the stores are well run. The specific role will be working in our New Lane, Selby. The position is for 7.5 hours, covering one days per week, Thursday. 

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Only those applicants who are invited to interview will be contacted and if you have heard nothing from us by end of October 2021, then I am sorry to say you have not been successful.


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About Us

We are primarily self-funding and the money we spend in York is raised in York and Harrogate and surrounding areas. Income is also generated by our charity shops in Goodramgate, York, Acomb and Selby.

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RSPCA York, Harrogate & District Branch

RSPCA York Animal Home
Landing Lane, YORK
YO26 4RH

Telephone: 01904 654949Our reception area is only fully manned during our opening hours, as our staff are attending to animal welfare the rest of the time.


Opening times:
Monday - Sunday 11:00 - 15:00Please note that the York Animal Home is closed to the public and all visits are by appointment only for potential adopters.

RSPCA York ShopRSPCA YorkCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
5B, Goodramgate, York
Telephone: 01904 466140

RSPCA Acomb ShopRSPCA AcombCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
43 York Road, Acomb
Telephone: 01904 788616

RSPCA Selby ShopRSPCA SelbyCharity ShopGBPMonday to Saturday 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
3 New Lane, Selby
Telephone: 01757 707100

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