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Retail Volunteer

  • VO71310


Description

There are various retail volunteer roles within our Edinburgh shops, from general volunteer to specialist book/media volunteer. Depending on the volunteer role, you may be tagging, steaming, sorting, pricing, customer service, visual merchandising to name but a few.

Organisation aims and objectives

Salvation Army Trading Company Ltd – Mission Statement and Core Values: Our core purpose is to provide The Salvation Army with resources to enhance its mission. We pride ourselves on: Acting with responsibility, Acting with honesty, Demonstrating commitment, Showing respect, Striving for excellence, Acting with compassion.

Availability

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One morning or afternoon a week.

Restrictions

Experience required: No skills or experience required as training is provided.
Travel details: Within our Edinburgh area shops.
Minimum age: 14

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We pay reasonable expenses.
Taster available: Yes
Training details: On day one of volunteering and mentioned during a taster session
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 4 months ago