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Retail Team Memeber

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Looking for an exciting experience in a retail environment?

Join our friendly team as a retail team member, and you will enjoy the experience of being part of something remarkable in your local community. Join a charity that’s based all over the UK - Shaw Trust.

As a volunteer retail team member, you will be asked to bring to your role a positive attitude, good organisation and people skills. Depending on your experience and according to your shop manager, you will be involved in different tasks that can help you to improve your knowledge and grow within the charity. You’ll also be able to bring new ideas to the shop. New ideas are always welcome!

Not sure if this is for you? Don’t worry! As a team, we will help and support you to develop all the skills and confidence that are necessary to succeed in this new and exciting role. Are you interested in finding out more? Apply as a Volunteer Retail Team Member today and we will get in touch with you.

By volunteering with us in Shaw Trust, you can:

  • Be an invaluable contributor for a national UK charity
  • Work in a friendly team, meeting people from a wide variety of backgrounds
  • Develop your confidence and interpersonal skills
  • Gain experience in the retail and charity sector
  • Achieve a nationally recognised qualification e.g. NVQ level 2
  • Complete your Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Add new and appealing skills to your CV
  • Get a discount on products in the shop.

YOU can be part of the change you are looking for. We can reimburse reasonable travel expenses to travel to and from the shop. Volunteer hours are flexible, but we are looking for someone who can share a minimum of 4 hours a week with us.

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Required Role

Retail Team Memeber

Key responsibilities

Developing customer service skills; working on the till processing sales and returns; stock processing & preparation including sorting, steaming and pricing; visual Merchandising - Creating stylish windows and displays; replenishing stock on the shop floor; and administrative tasks such as stocktaking.

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  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Time Management

Desirable Skills

  • Communication
  • Creative and design
  • Initiative
  • IT, Computers and Web Skills
  • Listening
  • Literacy and copywriting
  • Positive attitude
  • Practical
  • Team Work

Skill to gain

  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Creative and design
  • Leadership and Management
  • Marketing
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Problem solving
  • Project Management
  • Sales
  • Team Work
  • Telephone
  • Time Management
  • Networking
  • Opportunity and Recognition
  • Self Management

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once a week

Start Date: 25-02-2018

Start Time: 09:00 AM

End Time: 05:00 PM

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Union St, Bristol BS1 3XD, UK

To one-click apply for this opportunity you need to have completed the following:

  • You need to have an active account on this website
  • You need to have an active volunteering account
  • You need to have fully completed the volunteering profile set-up