Charity Shop Assistant - Stamford Hill
All Aboard Shops Ltd
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All Aboard are looking for volunteers to assist in our busy second hand charity shop. Are you keen on recycling? Do you believe it’s a good idea that clothes and household goods are not thrown away but used by someone else? Are you creative? Do you enjoy sorting, ordering and arranging things to maximize selling opportunities? Do you enjoy working in a team and interacting with people? We are looking for people of all ages (minimum 16+) who have all or some of these positive attributes who are looking to join our shop. Reliable and consistent volunteer help in the shop is vitally important. The ideal candidate will feel comfortable dealing with the public, be happy to use a till and accept gift aid donations (we will give you full training if you have not done these before) and be happy to help out generally in the shop sorting and preparing stock for sale. We welcome self-starters who are able to use their initiative under the guidance of the shop manager. A full role description will be given to you.The key thing is that you will need to have a regular weekly slot to give us.
Business, Management & Research,Retail & Charity Shops
No prior experience is necessary but you will need to work as part of a team and be able to communicate effectively with the public. Full training will be given, particularly for till work, gift aid and health and safety.
This opportunity will give you insight into running a charity shop whilst contributing to our efforts to support local charities. You will learn skills such as customer care and engagement, working on the till and merchandising /display. Unfortunately we cannot reimburse travel or any other expenses.
Further location details may be provided below.
2a Regents Parade
We are just around the corner from Stamford Hill Broadway and opposite Stamford Hill Station. Bus stops SD, CR, CV, SH,CS,SL,CW,SE and SK are very close
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Anybody welcome from 16+
Students completing Duke of Edinburgh are also welcome
We follow all government advice and a full Covid risk assessment has been completed.
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You need to commit to a regular volunteering opportunity of around an hour a week. The table below shows the commitment required for each level of the DofE.
Minimum time: 3 or 6 monthsYou must do one of your volunteering, Physical or Skills sections for 6 months, the others for 3.
Minimum time: 6 or 12 monthsIf you heven't achieved your Bronze Award, you must extend your volunteering or the longer of your Physical or Skills sections to 12 months.
Minimum time: 12 or 18 monthsIf you heven't achieved your Silver Award, you must extend your volunteering or the longer of your Physical or Skills sections to 18 months.