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Volunteer Shop Team Member

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There are a variety of opportunities available in many of our 51 shops across the Bristol area. 

  • Customer Service - Are you friendly and helpful, do you love meeting new people?. You will be involved in serving customers, making sales, using the till, tidying and restocking the shop, welcoming donors and encouraging them to join our Gift Aid scheme. No experience needed.
  • Stockroom Assistant - A sense of humour is important as you never know what you might find! You will be involved in preparing a variety of stock for sale. No experience needed..
  • Display Assistants - Use your creative skills and help us showcase our shops with beautiful windows and displays. Under the guidance of the shop manager, you might be involved in window dressing and shop floor displays to encourage sales.  Great if you love your fashion and have an eye for detail!
  • Upcycling - turn unsaleable textiles into hot pants, crop tops, bunting etc. Upcycle small items of furntiture. This is a growing area for us, help us develop this great fundraising opportunity.
  • Specific Skill Areas - Do you have a particular interest or skill which you are willing to share with us - perhaps a knowlege of antiques, jewellery, vintage fashion, books, records, cameras or other collectables. We are always keen to hear from "specialist volunteers" who may be able to work with us on a flexible basis.
  • Coffee shop volunteers needed in our Gloucester Road cafe, Nonesuch Cup.  Prepare refreshments, serve customers, barrista training given.
  • EBay site - volunteers needed to research, check and test items, pack and post. Knowledge of a particular area, eg cameras, vinyl, gaming, antiques, vintage clothing, jewellery, collectables etc etc always very much appreciated! Please see our eBay vacancy listing!


Join our very friendly teams, meet new people, learn new skills, gain work experience to look great on your CV. Help us raise vital funds and make a difference to a patient's quality of life.

Please see the website for more information and for a map of shop locations.

 

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Required Role

Volunteer Shop Team Member

Key responsibilities

Keep our shops filled with quality fashionable items. Help with window dressing and shop displays Offer excellent customer service to our customers Creative? - Get involved in upcycling items. Create Social Media posts

Mandatory SkillsHide[-]

  • Communication
  • Positive attitude
  • Team Work

Desirable Skills

  • Confidence
  • Creative and design
  • Initiative
  • Marketing
  • Presentation
  • Sales

Skill to gain

  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Creative and design
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal
  • Planning and organising
  • Practical
  • Presentation
  • Sales
  • Team Work

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Twice a month

Start Date: 08-02-2018

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  1. AFTERNOON
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  1. EVENING
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Location

St James Barton Roundabout, Bristol BS1 3LT, UK
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