Description

This is an opportunity to undertake a satisfying and rewarding role. As part of our team of volunteers, you will provide customer support, whilst working in a friendly atmosphere, providing an extremely useful and appreciated service to the Charity. Potential volunteers must have a competent level of the English language.

Since the outbreak of covid the goverment has set out guidelines for retail to ensure all our staff, customers and volunteers are safe.

This volunteer role will help make this possible by doing the following:

•Meeting and greeting customersat the entrance of the shop

•Managing a socially distanced queuing system

•Advising customers of theCOVID19 procedures we have in placein the shop,including hand sanitising and social distancing.

•Accepting donations and completing gift aidapplications•Helping with the ongoing good hygiene procedures of the shop

Organisation aims and objectives

We are Scotland’s health charity supporting people and their families across Scotland with chest, heart and stroke conditions. We want to make sure life living with a chest or heart condition or after a stroke is a life lived to the full. We will fight for better health for everyone and work to make sure there is help and support in every community.

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Restrictions

Experience required: Have a good understanding of the Scottish Government advice to keep yourself and others safe(further training in store procedures will be provided) •Have a confident, friendly outgoing nature •Enjoy meeting and engaging with new people •Enjoy working in a team including the store manager and other volunteers •Able to volunteer for a minimum of 2 hours a week
Travel details: Based at the Chest Heart & Stroke Community Hub in Dunkenny Square Drumchapel
Minimum age: 16

Support

Training details: Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland will support you in this role providing: •Regular contact with your storemanager, who will be available for support and to answer questions •Induction to the role, specific to your circumstances •Training in ‘Roles, Responsibilities and Boundaries’ •Online manual handling training •Gift Aid training •PPE will be provided –mask covering, gloves and hand sanitiser
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 3 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.