Trading Assistant
Ref: TA-R(2022)SL

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
Retail / Visitor Services
£10.00 per hour
Position type
Part Time
Working pattern
1 x 22 hours per week role 1 x 5 hours per week role
Job advert

We are looking for two proactive individuals to join our busy trading teams at Slimbridge Wetland Centre.

The successful applicants will provide a warm and informative welcome to all our visitors and will work to maximise sales and membership recruitment. You will have a passion for exceptional customer service, and will contribute to the delivery of agreed targets, helping generate profits that support the conservation work of WWT.

These posts, one for 22 hours and the other for 5 hours, will be working mainly in our retail shop area where you will be serving both members and non-member visitors, while keeping our shop fully stocked and offering assistance to visitors on optics sales. Full optics training will be provided. You will also be required to work across visitor services and catering departments, depending on the needs of the organisation.

Weekend working is essential as is flexibility of other working days.

Please specify your preference for either the 5 or 22 hour position should you have one.

In return for your hard work and dedication, you will enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service (pro-rata)
  • Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
  • Life assurance
  • Free car parking and secure bike storage areas
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free entry to all our centres

Closing date:  27th June 2022

Interview date:  6th July 2022

WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.

Job description
Closing Date

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

Unless specifically stated, we do not accept CVs for job applications

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