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Market Place Assistant

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  • Greeting people who come in and signposting different organisations/groups depending on their interests or needs (giving community information)
  • Serving those who attend the Market Place in our café
  • Conversing with people who come into the building and register an interest in volunteering
  • Ensuring the area is clean and tidy

Organisation aims and objectives

Voluntary Action East Renfrewshire (SCIO) connects and supports volunteering, social enterprising activity and voluntary groups to make East Renfrewshire a better place to live.











Travel details: The Market Place: 56 Kelburn Street, Barrhead, G78 1LR or The Avenue Shopping Centre, 250 Ayr Road, Newton Mearns, G77 6AA


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We pay reasonable travel expenses on receipt of a ticket
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: New volunteers will have an opportunity to shadow existing volunteers for as long as they feel they need to
Training details: Volunteer will be shown around the building and what activities are required of them throughout the course of their volunteering hours. Training such as manual handling, first aid etc may be available throughout the year
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
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