Activity Volunteer

  • VO93077


Description

Our new charity shop will have a family area with soft play.
Your key duties will be:

  • Monitoring and supervision of our soft play and events to ensure that children are playing and engaging safely
  • Greeting, helping and serving customers in a friendly and enthusiastic manner
  • Managing bookings, recording details and ensuring security of the area
  • Ensuring the area is safe and clean before and during use
  • Fundraising: providing visitors with information on GCHC fundraising and events

We can offer you the chance to:

  • develop new skills and hone existing talents
  • meet new people and make friends.
  • join the wider GCHC community, with volunteer social events and a volunteer Workplace page
  • join a volunteer reward and recognition scheme
  • add great experience for your CV
  • ongoing support and guidance from our friendly GCHC team.

Organisation aims and objectives

Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity raises funds to support young patients, their families and the NHS heroes who care for them at Scotland’s largest children’s hospital. Money raised through donations, fundraising and volunteering helps to fund our life-changing projects and support services including our hospital Play Programme, Family Support and Bereavement Services, Medical Equipment, Paediatric Research and support for NHS staff.

Restrictions

Experience required: Excellent communication skills, friendly and approachable. - Enjoy working with the public - Confidence in cash handling. - Excellent customer care skills. - Proactive and helpful approach to visitors
Travel details: Buchanan Galleries, 220 Buchanan St, Glasgow G1 2FF We encourage public transport – the shop is only a short walk from Queen Street Station, Buchanan Street Underground, Buchanan Street Bus Station and a ten minute walk from Glasgow Central Station
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Training details: Full training and ongoing support will be provided.

You can't volunteer for this opportunity using this site. Please contact the organisation directly using https://www.glasgowchildrenshospitalcharity.org/ for more information.

Last updated 3 months ago