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Business Area: Retail
Work Hours: More than 30 hours
Address: Collingwood Manor, Great North Road, Loansdean. Morpeth, NE61 2DW
Salary: £8.71 ph

Job Description

Assistant Shop Manager - Morpeth, Northumberland

Business Area: Retail
Work Hours: Full Time
Address: Collingwood Manor, Great North Road, Loansdean, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2DW

Join the Cooplands family:

We are the largest family owned bakery chain in the UK and though the size of the business has grown in recent years, Cooplands still maintain a family spirit and atmosphere. We have ambitious plans for expansion in the coming years, aiming to grow together to provide fresh, good value and quality food as well as excellent service to our customers.

People are the heart of everything we do here at Cooplands. We aim to provide a friendly and positive place to work where there are possibilities for progression. We are committed to training and helping our staff develop the skills they need to fulfil their potential.

Pay Rate



30% staff discount

Performance related bonus’s – earn more when your shop hits its sales target

28 days holiday (including bank holidays) to start, rising up to 33 days with long service

You will automatically join our pension scheme which is a great way to save for retirement and benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages

Shift Pattern

Hours: 30+ hours per week

Shift:5 per week Monday to Saturday between 7.30am - 5.30pm.


About the role

Help manage a team that works together to achieve targets and provide a fantastic shopping experience to our valued customers.

As an Assistant Manager, you will help to lead and motivate a team to achieve sales targets, to control stock and meet high standards of customer service, display and hygiene. You will need to encourage a hardworking but fun environment in which your team members can fulfil their potential.

You’ll also be willing to roll up your sleeves and get involved with each area of the shop, including preparing food, serving on the till, making eye-catching displays and keeping the shop clean and tidy. You’ll be given plenty of support and training along the way.

The successful candidate would have a proven track record of experience in customer service, ideally in a retail or catering background. Good planning, organisational and numeracy skills are a must. We look for managers who are self-motivated, enthusiastic about the brand and sales, and who have excellent communication skills.


  • Minimum 1 year experience in management role, ideally in retail or catering industry
  • Legal entitlement to work in the UK (e.g. Valid VISA or Work Permit for non EEC residents)

How to apply

Please complete the application form below.

How to apply

Please complete the application form below.






Collingwood Manor, Great North Road, Loansdean. Morpeth, NE61 2DW


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