Retail Assistant
Location: Northshore Watersports at Tees Barrage International White Water Course
Salary and Benefits

Part time post

Date Posted: 26/4/2012

Retail Assistant

Tees Active is a successful Leisure Management Company that operates state of the art leisure facilities in the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees including our Watersports facility (Tees Barrage International White Water Course). We also have 3 gyms, 3 swimming Pools, an Ice arena and sports centres. We employ over 350 people in a multitude of professional disciplines. Within excess of 1.7 million visits per year and 6 venues, we are a significant player in the regional delivery of sport and health and fitness activities and have an increasing reputation for the quality of operation and delivery.

Our enthusiastic people are our greatest asset, enabling us to promote health and fitness to our members and helping them to really change their lives for the better.Working with us is all about excellent customer service and motivation.

Northshore Watersports sells a variety of watersport products and accessories including kayaks, clothing, books, DVDs on-line and in our retail outlet at Tees Barrage International White Water Course.

The post involves dealing with customer enquiries and sales both face to face and over the telephone, till and cash handling, merchandising, stock keeping, web sales and general housekeeping within the shop.

Applicants must have previous retail experience and must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You must also have good numerical, literacy and basic IT skills (Word and Excel). Product knowledge training will be provided.

For an informal discussion on this role, please contact Kevin Leeming-Sheppard on 01642 520234.

This post is subject to satisfactory Basic CRB check.

Closing date: Wednesday 9th May 2012 Interviews are planned for: Monday 14th May 2012

Minimum SPA

For further details and to download an application pack go to and click onto Borough of Stockton on Tees then click other services then click Careers at Tees Active Alternatively, contact Kelly Hunter, HR Team, on 01642 524570.