A LEADING fashion and homeware retailer, with a store on Moreton Hall, is set to take on thousands of workers in the run-up to Christmas.
Matalan has announced its intention to hire an extra 2,300 temporary sales assistants, to support its customers during the busy Christmas period.
An average of 11 new employees will be hired at each of its 208 stores, including its branch in Easlea Road, on the Moreton Hall estate.
A spokesman for the retail giant said that, ‘wherever possible’, permanent contracts will be offered to the new employees at the end of the temporary period.
Mike Jeans, Matalan’s retail director, said: “We are looking for sales assistants who focus on making sure every potential Christmas present is on the sales floor, who love to work in a busy environment, but above all else, those who strive to keep our customers smiling. .”
If you are interested, pick up an application form from inside the store.
For more details go to www.matalan.co.uk