SalaryPay up to 10.41. This is dependent on relevant skills and experience.Salary Frequencyper hour
Hours of Work
Various hours of work across seven days to include early starts, late finishes, evenings and weekends. Earliest start time of 08:00 and latest finish time 21:30.
We request that you only apply for this position if you can fully commit to the advertised working hours, or we will be unable to proceed with your application
There may be the opportunity to increase your hours, particularly in the weeks leading up to Christmas and your contracted hours may change to accommodate this.
Please note we reserve the right to close the vacancy early in light of a large response.
Duties & Responsibilities
Be part of the festive magic at John Lewis this season ensuring our fantastic product range is available to our customers at this busy time of year allowing them to find that special gift. We have been providing market-beating Customer Service for the last 150 years, and we need to you continue the legacy.
You're the face of John Lewis, acting as an ambassador for the John Lewis brand, providing the level of customer service which makes us unrivaled in the marketplace. Take a look at the short video below which will give you an introduction to what you can expect in a seasonal role at John Lewis.
We need people to help at the busiest time of the year. The festive season is fast paced and our Seasonal Food Hall Assistants will be expected to engage with customers, confidently explain and describe dishes to enhance sales and deal with customer requests/ issues effectively.
You will be required to use your enthusiasm for food and product knowledge to engage with customers and other Partners to drive sales forward and create a unique shopping experience. Your day will be varied, from delivering service with a smile at the till assisting customers to find their desired product to replenish the shelves with our outstanding assortment of products. Partners will need to have to have a flexible approach as there will be times when you will be supporting other areas of the branch to meet the business needs.
Permanent positions may become available.
Required essential experience skills and qualifications
This is a seasonal temporary position, the earliest start date you could be required in this role is 29/10/2018 with a potential end date of 19/01/2019. We could offer you a shorter contract within these dates.
Group assessments will take place on various dates from the 17/09/2018. You will need to be available for an assessment from this time.
PLEASE NOTE, at the assessment you may be considered for other Seasonal Temporary roles at the branch, so you will not need to apply multiple times.
Required desirable experience skills and qualifications
You may have had previous experience in Retail as a Retail Assistant, Customer Assistant or Sales Assistant. But if not, don't worry, we've got all the tools, training and support of our friendly Partners to get you up to speed and delivering excellent service in no time at all.
John Lewis Partnership