Mercy in Action is a UK registered charity that was founded in 1995. Working amidst some of the poorest communities in the Philippines, we are committed to rescuing vulnerable children from the dangers of the streets by offering them food, nurture and an education.

Mercy in Action is an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from suitably qualified men and women regardless of their race, nationality, religion, ethnic or national origins, disability, age, sexual orientation or family circumstances.

Current  Retail Vacancies:

We have a number of vacancies in our retail outlets in various different locations around the UK. If you are experienced in retail, management, sales and volunteer management or are looking for a new and exciting challenge please do look at the opportunities below. Experience is desirable but we offer full training for all new staff. If you are interested in joining our busy, vibrant retail team please contact Lee at our Head Office. Contact details are below.

Bath Area

  • Manager for our shop in Bear Flat, Bath (4 days per week + holiday cover as required)
  • Manager for our shop in Trowbridge, Wilts (4 days per week + holiday cover as required)
  • Supervisor for our shop in Trowbridge (1 day per week [including alternate Saturdays] + holiday cover as required)
  • Assistant to the Chair of Directors (16 hours per week)

Oxford/Reading Area

  • Sunday Supervisor for our shop in Theale, Reading (1 day per week [5 hrs] + holiday cover as required)
  • Supervisor for our shop in Watlington, Oxfordshire (2 days per week, to include Sundays, + holiday cover as required)

Bedford/Milton Keynes/Northampton Area

  • Supervisor for our shop in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire (9 hours per week, to include Sundays and alternate Saturdays, + holiday cover as required)
  • Sunday Supervisor for our shop in Ampthill, Bedfordshire (1 day per week [5 hrs] + holiday cover as required)

For further information regarding any of the vacancies listed, please contact Lee via email or telephone by calling 01225 443600.



We are always looking for more volunteers in our Bath warehouse and our charity shops around the country. For more information, or to inquire about volunteering opportunities, please contact us.