Family Store Retail Assistant | The Salvation Army

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Family Store Retail Assistant

Sydenham, Christchurch
  • Be part of a great team
  • Help our community recycle, renew & reuse
  • Make a difference!

We are seeking an enthusiastic, competent, energetic retail assistant to join our team of staff and volunteers in providing excellent service to our customers and donors; and supporting the mission of The Salvation Army in Sydenham.

Part-time, 21 hours per week Wednesday - Friday

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has been transforming lives since 1865.  We work in over 130 countries, coordinated by our International Headquarters in London and we are a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005.  The Army has over 3,000 officers and employees in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa and is recognised as a high value employer.  The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is: Caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.

We are looking for someone who:

  • has great customer service skills;
  • is well-organised, with good time management skills and the ability to prioritise tasks effectively;
  • has strong relational and inter-personal skills;
  • can work alone and as part of a team;
  • can relate to people from a diverse range of backgrounds;
  • is sympathetic to the values and mission of The Salvation Army;
  • shows good initiative;
  • is honest, reliable and trustworthy.

Contact information

For more information about this role please contact Cath Drummond on 03 337 2843 or by email


To apply please send your cover letter & CV to

Closing date

Applications close by 12 noon on Friday 13 December 2019.