OPP OF THE DAY: Charity Shop Volunteer (Stourbridge), Age UK

Purpose of Role:
To help with the day to day running of the Charity Shop, raising funds to support
services for older people in the Dudley Borough.

Reporting to: Shop Managers
Location: Stourbridge.
Hours: The shop will be open Monday to Saturday 9.30am – 4.00pm.
We would like volunteers to ideally work mornings or afternoons
one session per week.

Duties and Responsibilities:
– To serve customers and record purchases on the cash register
– To work with staff and other volunteers to sort, steam, hang, ticket and size
donated clothing for sale in the shop
– To help keep the shop clean.
– To assist with shop displays.
– Provide information leaflets and signpost any enquiries for Age UK Dudley
services
– Comply with Age UK Dudley relevant Policies and Procedures
– Wear personal identity badge whilst volunteering
– Represent the professional standards of the charity

Expenses:
Travelling expenses will be reimbursed at the agreed volunteer mileage rate, or bus fare on production of receipts.

Lunch (if volunteering over lunchtime period)

Skills:
– An interest in the shop, and an enthusiasm for raising money through its work.
– The ability to work as part of a team.
– A flexible approach
– Able to provide a friendly, high quality service to customers
– The ability to work as part of a team
– Basic numeracy
– A sense of humour
– An understanding of the need for confidentiality
– Good timekeeping
– Reliability and trustworthiness
– A willingness to undertake training required for role

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY PLEASE CONTACT:

René Evans
Email: volunteer@ageukdudley.org.uk
Contact number: 01384 356150

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s