Guarantee of Authenticity

Natural Wonders Ltd and

We are one of the largest retailers (online and offline) of authentic fossil and crystal specimens within the UK.

We have a very diverse client base spanning the range of collectors, educational institutions, museums and people just looking for a unique gift.

We pride ourselves in not only providing an unparalleled product, but an exceptional customer experience.

We are currently seeking other enthusiastic people to join our small but growing team.

The positions will require very hard working, responsible people who have the ability to take on any number of tasks required to keep our online operations running smoothly and efficiently.

These are entry level positions and extensive training will be given through-out.  



For those interested in applying for these positions please contact us at   

Email or post your C.V. with a covering letter to

Byron Blessed, Natural Wonders Ltd, 20 Grape Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4BA

or come see us in person at the shop.



Job 1 - Full/Part Time Sales Assistant


Start Date

       From 5th April 2021

       Position is based at our retail unit on Grape Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire



       Full and Part time positions available

       7 hour per day including 30 minutes lunch

       pay £10 per hour

       Paid monthly in arrears

       Statutory company pension and statutory holiday entitlement

       Willingness to work weekends and the occasional evenings as required.


Key Responsibilities (including but not limited to)

       Customer service; creating a great shopping experience.

       Process till and credit card transactions.

       Deliver accurate cash handling and till operations.

       Help replenish the shelves and stock.

       Working part of a team to make our retail experience more efficient.

       Taking responsibility for organisation and cleanliness of our retail unit.

       Taking on any task needed to assure continuous and efficient operations at our retail unit.

       Proactively identify problem areas, or areas where efficiency can be improved.

       Other duties as assigned.


Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

       A positive, “can do” attitude and a willingness to take on any assigned task.

       Strong attention to detail and great focus.

       Very good organisational skills.

       Able to excel in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a high standards.

       Willing to work on weekends and occasional evening as needed.

       Good communication skills both verbally and via email.

       Basic computer skills (Email, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel etc) 

       Willingness to work weekends and the occasional evenings as required.


Nice to Haves 

       Basic shopkeeping skills (handling money, till operation, taking credit cards etc)

       A passion for fossils, minerals and natural history, with some basic knowledge of Palaeontology

       Owning own driver’s licence.