We’re looking for a Youth Work Retail Manager to join our expanding and innovative team here at Young Somerset.   

This a new and exciting role working with and empowering young people within an enterprise and retail environment. 

In this interesting role you will be responsible for the set up, project planning, day to day running and management of a youth-led shop in Taunton. 

The successful candidate will have previous retail experience and will be able to work with young people collaboratively to develop this youth enterprise retail project. 

The role will also include: 

  • Supervising young people in all aspects of the running and operation of a shop, including product selection, display, promotions, customer service, finance, stock control, logistics, marketing and events. 
  • Overseeing all planning, delivery, reporting and evaluation of the shop provision, making recommendations on how the business can be improved and sustained.  
  • Carrying out this work in a way which involves enables and supports young people’s participation and enterprise and maximises income. 

Please read the full job description here.

Salary: £21, 528 

Hours: 37 hours per week (you will be required to work some evenings and weekends) 

Contract: 12 months Fixed-term, with view to become permanent   

Application Deadline: Tuesday 2nd March  

Interview Date: Tuesday 9th March

Start Date: To be confirmed (March 2021) 

To apply, complete the application form and email to [email protected] 

For an informal discussion or more information please contact Barney Simmons [email protected] 07773 343335