Shopper

  • VO33859


Description

This job will also involve helping to check shopping against customers’ shopping lists. You would work in either Asda or Morrisons in Livingston with other Shoppers, doing shopping for our customers. You could be shopping for 4 or 5 customers each day picking shopping and loading into customers’ shopping boxes

Organisation aims and objectives

To support older people to remain independent at home for as long as they choose to do so, by providing a vital grocery & delivery service, as well as completing household tasks within the home via our Extra Service and also providing an outreach library service. We offer the following volunteering roles - drivers, helpers on our delivery vans and shoppers, as well as volunteers with our Extra Service and library service.

Availability

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From 8:30 am to around 11:30 Tuesday through to Thursday depending on your own availability

Restrictions

No, as a Shopper, you would not be meeting the customers. You could, however, choose to help with deliveries - in which case, you would need to be police checked
Experience required: Good people skills. If you have volunteered before, this is helpful but not necessary. It helps if you like shopping!
Travel details: Our office is located in Livingston, but we will be working with customers and supermarkets across West Lothian. Mileage costs to get to the office or a supermarket will be paid at 25p/mile and other out of pocket expenses (bus fares etc.) will also be covered
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Public transport will be covered and 25p/mile reimbursed for use of own vehicle. Expenses are paid once a month, mid month.
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: You will have an opportunity to give it a try with other volunteers before you make a final decision
Training details: You will be teamed up with experienced volunteers who will take you around the stores and show you how it's done
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

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