Retail Volunteer

  • VO34250


Description

Volunteers are vital to our work in promoting sustainable living and reducing waste.
As our shop volunteer you will be part of a team that delivers high levels of customer service and undertakes a wide range of activities such as:
Greeting and serving customers.
Merchandising and pricing donations to look appealing and tidy,
Operating the till.

Organisation aims and objectives

Magpie receives donations of furniture and household goods for re-sale and recycling to the public. Magpie works closely with Health and Social Work colleagues to provide goods free of charge to local people in need of assistance as a result of homelessness, life changing circumstances or accident. Magpie is a social enterprise that works with other organisations to provide volunteering and employment opportunities for those finding it difficult to start or return to work.

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Hours to suit, set full days, mornings or afternoons. Minimum commitment 1 year.

Frequency and commitment details

Minimum one year commitment.

Restrictions

Experience required: A good team member. Good attention to detail. Positive and helpful attitude. Trustworthy.
Travel details: Magpie, Tillybrake Industrial Estate, Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5UN

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses available
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Magpie manager will provide induction training and support.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 2 months ago

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