Shop Volunteer in Barnes

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Location: 129 Church Road, Barnes, SW13 9HR (see map)

Travel: Barnes station. Barnes / Red Lion bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

Age: Volunteers should be 16 years old and above+

What will I be doing?

  • To assist and serve customers, providing a high standard of customer service
  • To help promote Gift Aiding of donated goods with shop donors
  • To help with stock processing, including sorting, steaming, cleaning, pricing and hanging of donated goods
  • To assist with the moving and handling of sometimes bulky stock
  • To be involved in cash handling and accurate operation of the till
  • To actively sell Hospice lottery tickets when on the till- To assist in keeping the shop premises clean and tidy
Shop Volunteer

Shop Volunteer

What impact will this have?

  • Our charity shops contribute significant funds to the Hospice to enable it to continue to support patients and their families across our catchment area.
  • This volunteer role will assist in the day -to -day running of our Princess Alice Hospice shops, with the purpose of maximising sales and profitability.
  • Princess Alice Hospice provides free, high quality, specialist end of life care to thousands of people with life limiting illnesses in South West London, Middlesex and a large part of Surrey each year. Our compassionate support, comfort and advice help families, carers and friends during their loved one's illness and through the process of grief and loss.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • 4hrs once a week, any day

Background checks

  • No background checks are required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Retail and charity shops
  • Interpersonal
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Retail and charity shops
  • Creative
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Team working
  • Practical

Training

  • Group Induction at the Hospice
  • On the job training with regular supervision
  • Access to the PAH education programme and online courses

Location

129 Church Road, Barnes, SW13 9HR

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