We all need to stay at home to protect ourselves and others. However, those who are well and not at risk can provide essential support for their family, friends and neighbours who cannot leave the house.

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Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland (Scottish Borders)

Charity registered in Scotland SC018783

To encourage those who have had a stroke, particularly those with communication problems, to regain maximum independance in the community, enhance their quality of life, build up confidence and widen social horizons. Also, to encourage and support their families and carers.


Current opportunities

The role includes: Preparing and counting the float for the till. Dealing with potential volunteer enquiries. Completing the required paperwork for volunteer support. Cashing up the till. Completing the necessary banking paperwork. Completing the weekly and monthly shop and head office returns. Undertaking stock counts.

The role includes: Preparing and counting the float for the till. Dealing with potential volunteer enquiries. Completing the required paperwork for volunteer support. Cashing up the till. Completing the necessary banking paperwork. Completing the weekly and monthly shop and head office returns. Undertaking stock counts.

The role includes: Assisting customers and making them feel welcome. Customer service and sales service. Putting stock on the sales floor from the stock room. Keeping the rails and shelves tidy. Operating the till. Rotating stock.

The role includes: Preparing and counting the float for the till. Dealing with potential volunteer enquiries. Completing the required paperwork for volunteer support. Cashing up the till. Completing the necessary banking paperwork. Completing the weekly and monthly shop and head office returns. Undertaking stock counts.