Team Leader (Hamleys Expert)

Location: Stansted Airport

Hours per week: 39

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £11

Closing Date: 04 April 2023

Team Leader (Hamleys Expert)

About Hamleys:

Don’t you remember visiting this magical place as a child? Now you can be part of the excitement!

Hamleys has a long heritage of theatre and magic, our brand is synonymous with fun and making lifelong memories for everyone aged 3-100. Founded in 1760, by William Hamley we are a true British icon and we want you to be part of the magic!


About You:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic Hamleys Expert (or Team Leader) to assist the management team by motivating colleagues through clear communication and effective delegation.

The successful applicant should have a proven experience in similar role, or as an established sales assistant who is ready for the next step in their retail career.

You should be confident to run the department/store efficiently in the absence of the leadership team and is able to confidently report back to senior management of any issues. This includes being a key holder where relevant.

It is essential to be a team player and you should be supportive and flexible in implementing decisions made by the management team in needs of the business.

You are a positive role model to all Hamleys Helpers (or Sales Assistants); leading them to consistently deliver the Hamleys Experience to our customers. A bonus if you like to be in costume and enjoy being in character!

Experience in the toy retail industry is ideal but not essential.

If this sounds like the role for you then apply now!


Further information:

*** For a full job description, please contact

****You must be able to prove that you have current right to work in the UK; it is not usual practice for Hamleys to sponsor oversea candidates to work in the UK.

Please email CV and Cover letter to


Store opening hours are 0400-2000 and so shift will vary to cover this opening hours.


Please ensure you have checked travel to the airport before applying.


Some experience in opening/closing stores and cash handling is preferable

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