Many supermarkets are now hiring temporary staff to help cope with demand amid the coronavirus pandemic.

As the pandemic continues, many shops and businesses have been forced to close to help manage the spread of the virus.

But supermarkets must remain open to feed the nation.

Now, many supermarkets in Liverpool need extra staff to join its team of key workers who are continuing to support the country during these unprecedented times.

We've rounded up all the supermarkets currently hiring that you can apply for right now.

Tesco

Tesco is hiring for extra staff members.

The supermarket giant is looking for staff to join the company as customer assistants on a part time, temporary basis.

The retailer seeks "warm, friendly and approachable" applicants aged 18 or over to work the night shifts.

Shift will be on Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays from 11pm until 8am in the morning.

The salary is described as competitive.

To apply directly from the Tesco website, click here.

Morrisons

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The supermarket is seeking temporary staff to help it "provide food for the nation during these difficult times".

Following the outbreak of coronavirus and its effects on businesses and people across the UK, the supermarket is "determined to do our bit".

According to its website, the retailer wants to support its "incredibly hardworking colleagues" while providing "more food to more people in their homes".

The company is seeking a range of temporary customer assistants on a part time basis.

The salary is described as competitive with benefits.

To apply for a role, click here.

Asda

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There are a range of positions available at Asda.

The retailer is looking to hire three pharmacists at three of its Merseyside sites including Breck Road, Birkenhead and Walton on a full time basis and is offering candidates competitive salaries with benefits.

Asda is also recruiting a full time ecommerce trading manager in Sefton Park on a permanent basis with a competitive salary and benefits.

There is one part time position available for an optometrist for 24 hours a week, also being offered a competitive salary with benefits.

To view each job and apply, click here.

Iceland

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Iceland is now recruiting for a range of positions to join its "supportive Iceland family".

Applications are currently open for retail assistants.

A description on the Iceland website says the company is "looking for individuals who share our energy and passion and will contribute to our ongoing success".

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The application is for a zero hours contract and pay is £8.38 an hour.

The company is also seeking cleaners also on £8.38 an hour and home delivery drivers at £9.50 an hour.

To apply for one of the positions via the Iceland website, click here.

Jack's Store

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Part of the Tesco family and named after founder, Jack Cohen, Jack’s stocks its unique own brand range, "proudly named Jack’s as a mark of quality and value."

The brand prides itself on offering great tasting food at low prices and a general assistant position is available to apply for at the company's Liverpool North Retail Shopping Park.

According to the company's website, "there are shifts to suit everyone, starting from 5am and finishing at 11pm across all days of the week"

The retailer seeks people capable of being "flexible with your working pattern" and people "who are happy to roll their sleeves up and work together in a small team."

An "industry competitive salary" is on offer.

To apply, click here.

Home Bargains

The budget friendly retailer is recruiting for several store team members across various Liverpool locations.

According to the store website, candidates should "be hardworking, enjoy working in a retail store and have experience of cash handling and processing deliveries".

Successful candidates will provided with on the job training and "gain essential transferable retail skills".

The company seeks "honest and reliable" workers who "take pride in what you do".

Wages vary depending on the age of the applicants, starting from £5.39 an hour and going up to £8.38 an hour.

To apply for one of the roles, click here.