Community Shop, Cafe & Post Office


Kingsbury Community Shop and Café is looking for a General Manager to take on the day to day running of this busy community enterprise.

The business includes a shop, café and post office, is open 7 days per week and staffed mainly by volunteers.

Applicants must have customer service experience, leadership and organisational skills. Training will be provided.

Please download full job description including salary details here: Job Description Kingsbury Community Shop Manager

Applicants are welcome to visit the shop to find out more. Please call Pauline Warren to arrange your visit, preferably after June 16.  Pauline  would also be happy to answer your questions Tel: 01935 824159.

To apply, please send a CV and brief covering letter addressing the job description. You can drop off your application in person, send it by post or email it to us at

Closing date: Friday, 21 June, 2019

Interviews will be held during the week commencing 1 July 2019.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer.



Proud to be a 2018 Somerset ‘Village Shop of the Year’ Finalist.

Staffed almost entirely by volunteers, owned and run by the community, the Kingsbury Community Shop and Cafe is open 7 days per week. We sell fresh food and everyday household items at very reasonable prices. You can also do your banking, post and pay bills at the post office counter.

We support local producers and are proud to stock excellent local cider, honey, jam, meat, cheese, seasonal fruit and vegetables and fresh bread. We also sell newspapers, gifts, wine, beer and cards made by local artists.