Cashier Sales Assistant

  • VO90027


Could you be the face of your local British Heart Foundation shop? If you want to gain cashier and sales experience in a friendly environment, this is a great way to get a taste of a career in retail while helping raise live-saving funds. With support around you, you will be processing sales through the till as a cashier, talking to customers and thanking every donor - helping us beat heartbreak forever.

Typical tasks include:

· Engaging with customers and serving them in a helpful and friendly way.

· Communicating with fellow volunteers about what has sold and needs re-stocking.

· Honing your retail and cashier skills behind the till and taking payments.

· Helping with administration and reception duties around the till area.

· Promoting Gift Aid and sales campaigns, and chatting to customers.

· Acting as an ambassador for the British Heart Foundation.

Organisation aims and objectives

To help raise funds for B.H.F. through donations given by local people of clothing, household, bricabrac, books, DVDs etc.Processing donations ready for the shop floor to sell as a retail shop to the general public











We are unable to accept volunteers aged under 16 and we cannot accept volunteers with unspent criminal convictions or who are subject to criminal registers/orders.
Travel details: British Heart Foundation shop, 23-25 The Square, Kelso, Scottish Borders
Minimum age: 16


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses can be covered, this is a conversation with the manager
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Retail volunteer induction training to equip volunteers with the knowledge to carry out the role safely and legally.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer