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Volunteer

Volunteer Retail Assistant

Role Summary

What you’ll be doing

You’ll be part of a great team! Each day is varied, you’ll be on the go the whole time and your manager will be on hand to help. It’ll be fun, and no two days are the same. You’ll be able to get involved in lots of different tasks, including:

  • Sorting and pricing clothes, books and bric-a-brac
  • Receiving donations and preparing them for sale
  • Promoting and getting sign-ups for gift aid
  • Creating stunning window displays
  • Serving customers and using the till
  • Restocking shelves
  • Arranging displays
  • Using the shop computer to research products and enter gift aid data

Who we’re looking for

We’re looking for retail volunteers who have excellent communication skills with a friendly, helpful approach to customer service. You’ll also need a combination of some of the following skills and qualities:

  • Creative flair
  • Confidence in selling products
  • Ability to work with others and be part of a team
  • Reliable and flexible
  • Able to use your initiative and work independently

What you’ll get out of it

Whether you’re volunteering to gain experience for a future career or you’d like the opportunity to make friends whilst helping others, you’ll find your time volunteering in our shops incredibly fulfilling and rewarding.

For more information and to apply, visit the link: Volunteer Retail Assistant – Nottinghamshire Hospice (nottshospice.org)

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