Cranhill Development Trust
Cranhill Development Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC033396

Cranhill Development Trust offers a wide range of services designed to promote and develop the wellbeing of local residents by addressing health related issues; addressing poverty and deprivation; and issues of social exclusion. The services delivered include employability support; social integration activities; volunteering opportunities; community gardening; personal development training, adult literacy and numeracy; health improvement; a programme of learning; and information and advice services. The work of the Trust is based on a holistic and client-centred approach that is responsive to individual needs. Local people are able to access a range of services and support that are tailored to individual requirements.

Current vacancies

Community Shop Manager

  • Full time
  • £22,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 20th December 2018

The purpose of this job is to provide local fresh produce to the community by way of a community shop.

You will work as part of a small team where you will be expected to support your colleagues and the organisation as a whole.

Your role is to ensure the smooth daily running of the shop and drive the growth of this community owned business. You will work alongside Cranhill Development Trusts Volunteer Co-ordinator to recruit, train and inspire a team of volunteers to provide a high quality customer experience. You will have an important role in helping achieve our sales targets and ensure our shop is a successful long-term business.

You will have experience of working in a similar environment that could be a social enterprise or community based project. You will have excellent communication and customer service skills, and be enthusiastic about sourcing and presenting produce to our customers.

You will manage a number of volunteers who work shifts in the shop. Your focus will be the shop finances and stock control and overall line management responsibilities. You will report directly to and be supported by CDT CEO. You will be committed to promoting the shop, bringing new and exciting ideas to this developing community business. This is a demanding and challenging role that requires the ability to manage a diverse range of responsibilities.