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Retail Assistant

JCA UK - Condover Hall

This position is based at our Elizabethan Mansion at Condover Hall, Shrewsbury.  As a retail assistant you will work in our onsite  gift shop and bar, some of your duties will include, serving customers, cashing up,  performing annual stock checks and ensuring all health and safety procedures are effectively carried out.  This is a fantastic role for someone who is looking to pursue a career in customer service.  Please be aware this is a seasonal position to start as soon as possible until November 2018

We are looking for someone who is…
  • Reliable
  • Has great customer service skills
  • Enjoys working with children


We are looking for someone who has a passion for customer service and a can do attitude.  You must be able to work under your own initiative and have a keen eye for detail.  Proven experience in a similar position is desirable but not essential.  This role is based at our centre Condover Hall, which is in Shrewsbury, as this vacancy isn’t residential you would need to be able to get to work easily.

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Retail Assistant

Anna Tudor-Davies

Retail Assistant - JCA

"It is a positive and uplifting place to work"
About Me

I have worked as a Retail Assistant in the Gift shop for a month now.  The role also involves working in the convenienc store where children can buy snacks and drinks as opposed to the gift shop which also sells Condover and JCA memorabilia. There is also the opportunity to work in the Orangery Bar.

Favourite part of the job

My Favourite part of the job is interacting with the children who visit Condover hall.  I also like restocking the gift shop and convenience store because it is based in the beautiful Condover mansion.

Why should you join JCA?

It is a positive and uplifting place to work because all the children are so happy to be here.  It is great to see their faces when they find the perfect gift to take home at the end of their stay with us.

What qualities do you need to work a season?

To work as a retail assistant for a season you need to be positive and willing to help.  You will need to be able to interact with the children and teachers when they come to the gift shop, convenience shop and the bar as this will all contribute to the impression that they have of the experience at Condover Hall.  You have to be organised and have good time management.  Also, it helps if you can match the enthusiasm of the children!

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