Store Team Member

Posted 10 Jul 2024

TJ Morris Ltd

Ipswich (Sales / Business Development)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Sales / Business DevelopmentRecruiter Reference:KT/SF/Ipswich/A637/STM/0724/MP
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Up to £11.88

At Home Bargains, we believe in creating an exceptional shopping experience for our customers, and it all starts with our dedicated Store Team Members. As an essential part of the Home Bargains community, you'll be the first smiling face our customers see, providing outstanding service and assistance to find some amazing bargains!

We take pride in our excellent store standards, and you will play a crucial role in delivering this for our customers every day.

Your role is vital in maintaining a welcoming atmosphere and ensuring a prompt and enjoyable shopping experience making you an indispensable part of the Home Bargains community, where every task matters.

Welcome to the heart of Home Bargains - where being a Store Team Member means more than just stocking shelves. It's about creating an exceptional retail experience, greeting customers with a warm smile, and embodying the 'can-do' spirit that defines our community.


Store Team Member rates of pay depend on age, ranging from £9.00 per hour for below 18 year olds, £11.18 for 18 - 20 year olds, and £11.88 for those 21 and over. 

Available contract is 16 hours per week. Applicants must be 18+ due to 6am starts.

You will also receive:

  • 5.6 weeks paid holiday per year including bank and public holiday allowance rising to 6.6 weeks upon 5 years' service
  • Contributable Company pension scheme
  • Staff uniform
  • 10% store discount

Employee benefits 

MyHB employee benefits platform with access to:

  • Retail and leisure discounts plus hundreds more 
  • Free Financial Advice 
  • Bank your savings into an ISA
  • 24/7 confidential counselling and advice line 
  • Low cost voluntary insured health plans
Job Overview


  • Customer Service Extraordinaire - As a dedicated Team Member, you'll be the face of Home Bargains, delivering outstanding customer service with enthusiasm. From assisting with product queries to ensuring prompt and friendly service, you play a crucial role in creating a welcoming atmosphere.


  • Embrace Your Inner Hero - As a team player, you'll support your fellow team members in delivering excellence across the board. From putting out stock and ensuring products are available and presentable to maintaining cleanliness and tidiness throughout the store, your contributions will be invaluable in upholding our high standards.


  • Versatility in Action - Being a Team Member here is like wearing multiple hats. You'll find yourself on tills, handling cash transactions, and ensuring our shelves are stocked and rotated seamlessly. Whether it's the Café, Bakery, or working in one of our garden centres, your adaptability shines through, making you a vital part of our dynamic team.
Minimum Criteria To Apply
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of customer service
  • Experience of cash handling and working in a retail environment
  • Experience of manual handling and stock replenishment
  • Hardworking and reliable
  • Polite and professional

For applications to be considered, applicants are required to have a complete and up-to-date Home Bargains Careers Centre profile and to respond to the job application questionnaire when prompted.

Applicants that are invited to attend a face-to-face interview must present original documentation demonstrating their eligibility to work in the UK, along with other specified documents.

Please note, as we expect to receive a high volume of applications for this vacancy, you are advised to submit your fully completed application at the earliest opportunity, as the closing date may be brought forward.

About The Company

TJ Morris Limited, trading as Home Bargains, is a privately owned, family-run discount retailer offering top brands at the lowest possible prices on the UK high street.

Founded in Liverpool, Home Bargains has grown to over 600 stores, serving more than 5 million customers each week. Our customers remain at the heart of everything we do.

We are rapidly expanding, with plans to increase our store portfolio to 1,000 locations across the UK. Opening nearly one new store every weekend, we thrive in a fast-paced retail environment.

How to Apply

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