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Casual Retail Assistant

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th September 2022

  • Advertised from 7th September 2022
  • Salary: £9.90 per hour


Bethany Christian Trust is looking to recruit bank casual staff for their retail operation; offering shifts across many Edinburgh sites.

Are you a people person?

Do you have a passion for customer service?

Do you love creating an environment which looks creative and inviting for customers?

Would you enjoy taking on a challenge where every day brings new and exciting surprises?

Are you looking to work in a fun environment with a diverse team?

Bethany Christian Trust would love to hear from you.

As Bethany is a Christian organisation, interested applicants should be in sympathy with and accept the mission, vision and values of the organisation.

Job Purpose

Assist the Shop Manager as part of a team of staff and volunteers to deliver high levels of customer service, to contribute to the day to day running of Bethany’s shops in a positive manner and to grow the business to support our charitable activities.

Main responsibilities

  • Serve customers on the shop floor
  • Collaborate with others in a team of staff and volunteers
  • Deal with telephone enquiries
  • Prepare, price and display stock items for sale as directed
  • Competent use of the EPOS system
  • Opening up and closing the shop

Full job description attached below

Application notes

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CVs will not be accepted as a substitute for an application form.


  • Day shift:
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Retail sales: 1 year (preferred)
  • customer service: 1 year (preferred)