Magpie Banchory (AVA)

Charity registered in Scotland SC014223

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.


Current opportunities

Volunteers are vital to our work in promoting sustainable living and reducing waste. As one of our delivery volunteers you will support Magpie with deliveries of furniture to customers and the collection of donations by volunteering alongside our van driver. Tasks: • Loading and unloading of deliveries, this can include large furniture and electrical items. • Assist with house clearances. • Assist with vehicle checks / cleaning. • Maintain warm and friendly customer service. All volunteers get 20% discount at Magpie

Volunteers are vital to our work in promoting sustainable living and reducing waste. As a customer services 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 Answering the phone All volunteers get 20% discount at Magpie

Volunteers are vital to our work in promoting sustainable living and reducing waste. As a General Maintenance volunteer you will help us keep Magpie looking good and safe for of staff, volunteers and customers. Tasks: Keeping the shops looking good - painting, weeding, fixing as required. General maintenance in the shops, putting up shelves, fixtures and fittings. Polite and friendly to customers. All volunteers get 20% discount at Magpie

Volunteers are vital to our work in promoting sustainable living and reducing waste. As a Jewellery assistant you will be responsible for sorting and cleaning the jewellery donations as well as displaying them in an attractive way for the shop. This is a role that can be done whenever it suits you, it is very flexible and can easily be teamed with other roles in Magpie. All volunteers get 20% discount at Magpie.