Retail Lead Volunteer at the St Joseph’s Hospice Pop Up Shop on Well Street

Health and social care | People and communities

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Location: St Joseph’s Hospice Pop Up Shop , Well Street, Hackney, E8 (see map)

Travel: Mare Street / Well Street bus stop.

Start date: 01/07/2019 (ongoing)

What will I be doing?

  • Supporting the fundraising team with the opening and closing of the shop and the collection of the keys and shop takings
  • Coordinating and Supporting the Fundraising team on selecting those hidden treasures for specialist sales (such as online)
  • Liaising with the rag company who collects the weekly rag bags.
  • Assisting with merchandising and displays
  • Provide excellent customer service to everyone who visits the shop Interacting with the general public
  • Assist with keeping the shop and sale areas tidy and clean.

What impact will this have?

  • Add value to your local community
  • Gain transferable skills and experience in the retail and charity sector
  • Be immersed in a creative and supportive environment
  • Build your confidence
  • Do something you enjoy and believe in

When are you needed?

Options available:
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Commitment

  • Our shop will be open Monday to Saturday from 9am to 5pm and we can offer half days as well full day volunteering slots. However if this does not fit in with your availability, please talk to us about it as we can be flexible.

What else do I need to know?

  • Want to find out more?
    Please contact Simon Bennett at [email protected] or call 0208 525 3174 or to apply for the role, click on the link below:
    http://bttr.im/rfvf7
  • To apply please follow the link below:
    https://www.stjh.org.uk/volunteer-opportunity/retail-lead-volunteer-st-joseph%E2%80%99s-hospice-pop-shop-well-street

Expenses

  • Provide a meal at the hospice after 3 hours or more
    Travel Expenses paid in Zones 1-6 of Transport for London

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Retail and charity shops
  • Retail Management Experience preferable but not essential- transferrable skills are considered.
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Retail and charity shops
  • Interpersonal
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical

Training

  • We will never send you into a role unprepared so you will received training from us before you start in areas such as:
    Leading and supporting fellow volunteers.
    Customer Service
  • Visual Display
  • Health & Safety

Location

St Joseph’s Hospice Pop Up Shop , Well Street, Hackney, E8

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