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Team Leader - Sunnyside

Job Req ID:  2834
Job Posting Closing Date:  11.59pm, Monday 29th August 2022

SPAR/Foodmarket (Sunnyside) 94-100 Sunnyside Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim, BT7 3EG.


Reporting to the Assistant Manager and/or Store Manager you will help to lead the store team to provide a shopping experience that exceeds our customers’ expectations and makes a difference in the local community. 

Key Responsibilities will include:
•    Alongside the Assistant Manager and/or Store Manager - leading the store team to follow store policies, standards and practices. 
•    Taking responsibility for the store in the absence of other leaders (includes keyholder responsibility)
•    Be a positive role model to the team and represent our values of Ambition, Customer First, Teamwork and Integrity. 
•    Train, manage the workload and support your team, whilst being hands on in store - ensuring you work together to achieve the right resources in the right place at the right time to deliver the best customer experience 
•    Support the Store Manager to maximise store performance which includes understanding and implementing the store plan and priorities
•    Alongside the store team, actively promote and get involved in initiatives to support the local community
•    You may be required to cover the Post Office when required as part of this role.


What we’re looking for:
•    To be considered for this position you must be aged 18 years or over (for store legislative requirements) along with previous store retail experience, of which at least 6 months have been at a supervisory level leading a team of people in a customer-focused environment. 
•    A natural ability to listen, interact and communicate with customers and team members
•    Target driven to help to store achieve their business plans/priorities and be focused on continuous improvement.
•    Be able to inspire everyone to do their best for each other and the customer. 

Why join us?

We’re offering the ideal candidate a competitive salary and benefits package, including:
•    Established rate of pay of £11.30 per hour.
•    Employee discount (food and fuel) scheme at Henderson Group company-owned Spar/ Eurospar stores.
•    Perks Directory- Offers & Discount Scheme throughout UK & Ireland
•    Employee Assistance Programme (offering various types of practical help and advice).
•    Voluntary Healthcare Scheme.
•    Excellent Training & Development Opportunities.
•    Above all, you’ll be joining an award-winning team, where the recipe for success is having fun and a positive attitude, helping each other and celebrating our achievements! 

So, if you’re passionate about great people and exceptional service, we’d love to meet you…


Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week.  

A degree of flexibility across our trading hours will be required- shortlisted candidates will have the opportunity to discuss working hours and shift patterns in further detail at Interview.

If you think you’ve got what it takes, click “Apply Now” and tell us why you’re perfect for us!


Completed application forms must be submitted online by midnight on Monday 29th August 2022.

*Communication on the progress of your application will be made via email and the career site, therefore please check regularly. 


Henderson Retail own and operate 102 SPAR and EUROSPAR stores in Northern Ireland. We pride ourselves on being at the forefront of community retailing and creating the very best retail experience for our customers. We’re part of the £900million turnover Henderson Group with over 4500 employees across the province and still growing! Our business has been recognised externally for delivering excellence in employment Whether you want to start with us or stay with us we have lots of career opportunities. You may be looking for work to help you through college, fit in with family/caring responsibilities, a job to supplement current incomes or perhaps you’re looking to work your way up to Management/Area Team or secure a role at our Headquarters – the opportunities and possibilities with the Henderson Group are endless!
Our award-winning culture is friendly, welcoming and supportive. We encourage everyone to be the best they can be living our values of AMBITION, CUSTOMER FIRST, TEAMWORK, INTEGRITY and working together to achieve great results. 


We are an equal opportunities employer