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Retail Assistant

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20 hours per week

Fixed term contracts from May 2024 to September 2024

£12 per hour

Thank you for your interest in the role of Retail Assistant with the Chapter of York. If successful, you will be joining a friendly team who pride themselves in delivering an outstanding customer service to all who visit York Minster and its accompanying shops.

York Minster Enterprises Limited (YMEL) seeks to maximise sales and revenue whilst remaining sensitive to the pastoral mission of the Minster. Visitors come to the Minster shops from many cultures, countries and backgrounds and view the shops as part of the visiting experience within York Minster. Thus, the retail operations strive to support the commercial activities of the Cathedral which in turn contribute to its development as a tourist attraction and a place of worship.

We are seeking organised, self-motivated individuals with a passion for customer service to work as part of our team of Retail Assistants playing a key role in providing a world-class customer service for all who visit the Minster shops.

For more information and to apply please download an Application Pack and download and complete an Application Form, Confidentiality Declaration Form, Equality & Diversity Monitoring Form. Please send all completed forms to jobs@yorkminster.org 

Completed forms should arrive no later than 23:59 on Monday 22 April 2024. Interviews will take place on either Tuesday 30 April 2024 or Wednesday 1 May 2024.

If you require any of the above forms in a Word document format, please email jobs@yorkminster.org

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept CV’s as part of our application process, we ask that all applicants please complete the provided application form. 

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