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Application Deadline
20 October 2021

Contract type
Permanent

Hours
21 per week (Mon-Sun)

Salary
£10.95 -£11.00 per hour

Location
The Mind Shop, 202 Stroud Green Road, London, N4 3RN

Assistant Manager - Islington

About the role

We won’t give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets both support and respect. We provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. We campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Retail Assistant Shop Manager in one of our Mind Charity Shops. You will be responsible for assisting the manager to deliver sales/profit targets through the effective management and motivation of the shop team including volunteers.

You will exceed customer expectations by giving the highest quality of service.

Ideally we want to hear from people who have a background which includes management or supervisor level experience gained in high street or charity retail. If you haven’t don’t worry, we are just as interested in people who want a career in retail, are prepared to work hard and are eager to learn. If that sounds like you then we would love to hear from you too. In return we offer a great benefits package including Core Induction and Training, development opportunities, an Employee Assistance Programme and 25 days holiday.

Equality & Diversity

We value the power of diversity. We embrace the different perspectives that each of us bring. We are creating an inclusive working environment where everyone is appreciated for being authentic and bringing their whole selves to work regardless of race, gender, age, religion, identity and experience.

We are committed to becoming truly anti-racist in everything we do and ensuring that all our employees are treated fairly and equitably at work and promoting equity in physical and mental health for all.

Our strategy has becoming an anti-racist organisation right at the centre of our work. For more information please visit click on the button below.

Our Strategy

More details and how to apply

For more information and a full person specification, please check on the Job Description button below. 

To apply, please forward your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role. Please quote the job title and location in the subject box


Unfortunately, if you have not received a response within four weeks of application, you have not been successful on this occasion.

Job Description

A little more about Mind

Our goals:

  • Supporting people likely to develop mental health problems, to stay well
  • Empowering people who experience a mental health problem to make informed choices about how they live and recover
  • Ensuring people get the right services and support at the right time to help their recovery and enable them to live with their mental health problem
  • Opening the doors to people with experience of mental health problems participating fully in society
  • Gaining equality of treatment for people who experience both mental health and other forms of discrimination

Our values underpin everything we do. They are:

  • Open: We reach out to anyone who needs us.
  • Together: We're stronger in partnership.
  • Responsive: We listen, we act.
  • Independent: We speak out fearlessly.
  • Unstoppable: We never give up.

To get to know us a little better and more information on working at Mind, including our benefits,  please click the button below

Working for Mind

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