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Community-owned village store and post office in a rural setting. Customer base of local residents, many elderly, and seasonal visitors, especially walkers.
A vital social hub and resilience centre.
Attractive premises recently refurbished and extended.
Staffed by part-time paid employees and volunteers.
Role Description :
Work at the shop counter, welcoming customers, and providing every assistance to sell them the goods and services they require, offering alternatives and upselling as appropriate.
Work on back-office tasks (stocking shelves, date-checking and rotating products on display, ordering stock, receiving deliveries, checking delivery notes and invoices, preparing customer credit account bills, cleaning).
However particularly welcome would be: experience of work with electronically operated tills (e.g. epos systems); experience of newspaper and magazine distribution.
Shop premises in Town Yetholm, Scottish Borders (except for back-office tasks which can be performed remotely)
After initial induction process, essentially on-the-job with guidance from shop manager and experienced colleagues. Ready-reference training manual available, for sale of alcohol products, formal certification is required but there are simple on-line tutorials. For work on the post office counter the process of accreditation is more elaborate, again largely on-line, and volunteers interested in taking this on would be encouraged.
Minimum age: 18
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