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CLAN Charity Shop - Lerwick

The CLAN Charity Shop plays a vital role in raising funds for CLAN.
CLAN Cancer Support is a well-established, local charity providing emotional and practical support to people affected by cancer, their family, carers and friends in Aberdeen and the North of Scotland.


Current opportunities

CLAN charity shop Lerwick require volunteers who will help in their busy shop. Morning volunteers duties include: attending a handover meeting, general duties - switch on shop and cabinet lights and the till. Dusting cabinet, computer and jewellery section. Serve customers. Sort till float and work will till and credit card machine while serving customers. Keep the shop floor tidy (pick up and rehang clothes). Put out priced clothes and other items. Afternoon volunteers duties include: Attending handover meetings. Serve customers, working with cash and credit card machine. Keep the shop floor tidy (pick up and rehang clothes). Put out priced items. At the end of the day - count out float, cash up and switch off till. Switch of lights, empty the bin and tidy up work area, wash up mugs.

CLAN charity shop Lerwick require volunteers who will help with sorting through donations and hanging up merchandise. The volunteer would be expected to attend handover meetings before their shift. They would ensure any bric-a-brac is washed and cleaned before pricing and/or placed in the box for the shop floor. They will also recycle all other items not suitable for shop sale, call appropriate person when recycle areas are full. Volunteers will price items according to guidelines, test any battery operated donations, count puzzle pieces, check games, CDs and DVDs and sort books. When finishing a shift volunteers tidy up work area, including emptying bins and wash tea cups.

CLAN charity shop Lerwick require volunteers who will help in their busy shop with the following duties: Look up items online to see their value / Discuss pricing with shop supervisor / List items for sale on appropriate Facebook pages / List items for sale on eBay and post when sold. Focus will start on Facebook and once this is established move on to eBay.