join our team

We’re searching for a retail assistant to join our small and passionate team. 

A day at QVWC SHOP might look like: welcoming shoppers and providing excellent customer service, processing sales on the Ipad, un-packing & labelling new stock to go on the shop floor, tidying the store and re-stocking displays, packing online orders, communicating with makers and suppliers via email and in store, creating content (reels, stories etc) to support our social media channels.

No two days are the same so we’re looking for someone who can juggle multiple tasks and priorities. 


💛 Has excellent customer service skills and puts our customers first.

💛 Is a motivated self-starter and uses their initiative to keep things moving.

💛 Is a quick learner and keen to jump in and support this small business.

💛 Has great organisation and communication skills.

💛 Possesses basic computer competency with Microsoft office (outlook, excel)

💛 Is bubbly, vibrant and great at striking up conversation with all kinds of folks.


💛 Are passionate about gender equality, intersectional feminism and social issues.

💛 Have a love for all things handmade and crafty and are excited to share stories about our makers with our customers.

💛 Are interested in marketing and keen to help us with our social media marketing (and don’t mind showing your face on socials 😊)

💛 Have experience with Shopify, Canva, Adobe suite, Jotform

💛 A love of visual merchandising and gift wrapping (particularly with xmas around the corner)

This role is 0.48 FTE permanent part time – ideally, we’re looking for someone who can commit to 3 shifts a week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) and be available for extra shifts (including weekends), particularly in the lead up to xmas.

Days / Hours are flexible for the right person. 


Download the position description here.


Send resume & cover letter attention to:
Marianne Duval – Retail Co-ordinator


Monday 30th October

The Queen Victoria Women’s Centre is an equal opportunity employer.