Retail Driver's Assistant - Galashiels

  • VO72978


Description

Does zipping around with one of our Shaw Trust drivers and helping to collect stock for our shop sound like a good day out?

We are looking for volunteers who enjoy being out and about, to help our retail drivers collect stock from the public and businesses in the local area.
We are looking for volunteers who enjoy being out and about, to help our retail drivers collect stock from the public and businesses in the local area. The role will require you to help deliver empty bags to properties around the local area, then collect the donations and load and unload stock at our sites.

Organisation aims and objectives

Shaw Trust helps people facing disadvantage to find work, gain skills and take control of their futures. Our vision is for a society in which everyone has the opportunity for employment, inclusion and independence.

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Restrictions

Experience required: No previous experience or qualifications are required. However, the following skills will be helpful: Good communication skills and ability to get on with people; Happy working in a team; Good time management skills; Physically fit and ability to lift bulky and heavy items and follow health and safety procedures; Be reactive and flexible to needs of customers and Shaw Trust staff.
Travel details: Shop is based in Galashiels.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We provide reasonable out of pocket expenses, including travel to and from the site.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 11 days ago