Retail Assistant

Milton Keynes, UK
13 Sep 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Looking for a fun and meaningful part time role in which you can also give something back? Help us to empower people with learning disabilities at our established high street coffee shop...


Since launching over 18 years ago, our coffee shop has become a landmark in the Stony Stratford High Street. Our fantastic high street shop offers a selection of hot beverages and delicious homemade bakes, but it also provides support for 25 people with learning disabilities where a range of skills can be developed.

Our weekend Retail Assistant will be helping to give our adults supervised support. The duties will include washing up, operating the till, serving and clearing tables and food preparation. Hospitality skills an advantage, but full training will be given. A fantastic opportunity which would suit a school or college student or someone looking for weekend hours - 6 hours on a Saturday.

About us

We are an Award winning Charity that has the core belief that everyone has potential, something to offer and a valuable contribution to make to their community.

We use a person centered approach to keep the people we support safe, happy and healthy and to ensure each individual is able to live a life that makes sense to them. Using a Positive Behavior Support strategy ensures we see the person first, not their disability.

Training and benefits

MacIntyre provides a full induction and ongoing training, including the opportunity to gain nationally accredited vocational qualifications, free of charge.

Our benefits include:
  • 6.6 weeks' leave (including statutory public holidays) rising with service to a maximum of 7.6 weeks (including statutory public holidays) after 5 years (pro rata for part time staff)
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • MacIntyre Perks which offers up to 6% discount off leading retailers including Tesco, Curry/PC World, Costa and many more
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to support your health and wellbeing
  • MacIntyre Staff Savings Scheme
  • Cashplan which provides money back on core health treatments such as: optical, dental, physiotherapy, chiropody
  • MacIntyre Rewards Scheme
  • MacIntyre pays for your DBS check

Part-time positions are pro rata.

Next Steps

If this job sounds like the right fit for you, click on the green Apply button on the MacIntyre website, complete some brief details and upload your CV.* Alternatively, give us a call today to discuss on 01908 357 016.

Safer Recruitment Statement

MacIntyre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Therefore we work with successful candidates to complete appropriate checks prior to joining.

* If you would prefer to complete a manual application form, you can either download one from the attachments on our website advert or phone us on 01908 357 016 and we will send an application form to you.

Please note: we reserve the right to close this advert early if we have received a sufficient number of applications, so don't delay, apply today.

Empowering people with a learning disability to live a life that makes sense to them

Contact 01908 357016 in case of query. Registered Charity No. 250840


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