Sales Assistant (Compressed Hours)

Want to work a 4 day week? TRAID is looking for Charity Shop Sales Assistants to join our fantastic team, working compressed hours on a 6 month contract.

Compressed hours mean you would work your total contracted hours over fewer working days. For example, 37 hours over 4 rather than 5 days.

We currently have Sales Assistant (Compressed Hours) positions available at our charity shops in the following locations:



TRAID is a London Living Wage Employer. For this contract position, we offer a salary of £11.50 per hour.

Sales Assistants will be responsible for supporting the Shop Manager in the day-to-day running of vibrant busy shops, including delivering positive customer service, increasing sales, pricing products and reporting to the Manager. We particularly welcome people with a genuine interest in second-hand clothing who are familiar with the joys of browsing charity shop rails.

TRAID is a UK registered charity (297489) working to tackle and solve the environmental damage and social injustices caused by making, consuming and disposing our clothes. We are the only charity in the UK dedicated to the collection and reuse of unwanted clothes. The money we raise by keeping clothes in circulation is committed to projects around the world stopping exploitation and environmental degradation in the supply chains making our clothes.

Key Responsibilities

Skills and experience

To apply, please email your CV to Rodrigo Flores TRAID’s HR and Volunteer Manager stating which shop you wish to be considered for.