Online Sales Manager based in Ashton under Lyne, Tameside

Full time post

Salary £21,346

We’ve got big ambitions and big targets and we’re looking for a dynamic, experienced Online Sales Manager to help us grow our internet sales from donated and new goods.

Working within the Hospice Retail Team you’ll be responsible for the day-to-day management of our online sales operation, via online retail channels, including ebay, Amazon and Discogs. You’ll work alongside our retail managers to identify sales opportunities and meet budgeted sales targets.

With responsibility for the efficiency and profitability on internet sales, you’ll write detailed and compelling listings and work with our communications team to further develop and promote our online retail operation. You will also be responsible for recruiting and training a team of volunteers, ensuring levels are maintained to cover staffing of the area, including holiday cover.

You’ll have an eye for detail and a feel for what sells online. Experience in charity retail would be beneficial although not essential.

Closing date for applications 6th April 2023

For an informal chat please contact Pauline Lunt on 0161 330 1100 or

for further details download the job description or an application form which can be returned to


Trusts, Foundations and Grants Fundraiser

15 hours per week

£21,892 – £24,157 pro rata.

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of those with life-limiting illnesses? Do you have experience in managing relationships with trusts and foundations, and a passion for generating income through charitable sources? If so, we want to hear from you!

Willow Wood Hospice is a registered charity that provides palliative care to individuals in Tameside and Glossop. With the help of our dedicated team, we provide excellent care to our patients and their families every day. However, we need your help to continue providing these vital services.

As a Trusts, Foundations and Grants Fundraiser, you will be responsible for developing and delivering a trusts and foundations strategic plan to achieve an agreed income target. You will manage relationships with and make applications to a range of grant-making trusts and charitable foundations, including corporate and publicly-funded foundations. Additionally, you will seek opportunities to generate income from trusts and foundations, including project identification and the development of project plans.

To succeed in this role, you will need to be an excellent communicator, both verbally and in writing. You will be able to write and submit compelling and targeted applications in a range of styles to meet donor requirements, including application forms, emails, presentations and letters. You will also need to have experience in building positive relationships with a portfolio of new and existing trusts and foundations to encourage support for the hospice.

We are looking for someone who is organised, proactive and able to manage their workload effectively. You will be able to deliver high standards of stewardship, ensuring that all reporting requirements are met according to agreed schedules and in line with the funder’s criteria, including case studies and impact reports. Additionally, you will need to be able to work closely with the relevant members of staff to build and maintain an in-depth knowledge of the hospice’s services and identify opportunities for trust funding bids, involving colleagues in the application process.

Closing date for applications 6th April 2023

for further details download an application form which can be returned to


Van Driver

37.5 hours per week


We are seeking a reliable and experienced van driver to join our team on a 6-month fixed term contract. As a van driver, you will be responsible for safely transporting goods and materials to various locations within the designated timeframe. You will need to have excellent driving skills and ability to load and unload heavy items including furniture and to ensure that deliveries are made on time and in a safe manner.


Safely transport goods and materials to various locations

Load and unload items from the van

Keep accurate records of deliveries and pickups

Ensure timely delivery of goods

Adhere to traffic regulations and company policies

Conduct vehicle inspections and report any maintenance issues

Provide excellent customer service


Valid driver's license for a van

Good driving record

Excellent knowledge of traffic regulations

Ability to lift heavy objects

Strong communication and customer service skills

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

Closing date for applications 6th April 2023

for further details download an application form which can be returned to


We have a number of volunteering opportunities currently available. Please go to our volunteer section for more information on volunteering at Willow Wood and the current roles available.
If you are interested in volunteering as a counsellor we do not, at the moment, have any opportunities in this area. Please keep in touch with us here and also on our social media as any opportunities will be advertised once they become available.
You can find out more about the volunteer counsellor role here.

Thank you for your interest.

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