OPP OF THE DAY: Retail Assistant – Loaves ‘n’ Fishes

Times of attendance

  • A minimum of a 4-hour shift is advisable
  • Provision House is open from 9 am – 4pm
  • A short interview needs to be arranged prior to an Induction to discuss suitability/availability for a volunteering position.

General duties to include:

  • Good Housekeeping of work/shop environment
  • Stock control of all donated clothes/household items
  • Quality control of all donated goods (clothes/household)
  • To ensure clothes stock is sorted/ stored into seasonal, stock or rag items.
  • Assisting customers
  • Rotating merchandise
  • Displaying of goods & clothes
  • Picking a delivery to specific requirements
  • Packing items safely for transit

Key Responsibilities:

  • To work efficiently & effectively as part of a team
  • To maintain Health & Safety procedures at all times
  • To work under the supervision of a Shop Manager/ Assistant Manager
  • To deliver excellent customer service at all times
  • To maintain visual merchandise of stock
  • To gain knowledge & understanding of quality control
  • Process payments
  • To complete a delivery to meet the specific needs of the service user
  • Complete relevant paperwork
  • Liaise with office/warehouse staff to ensure the needs of the service user are met


Kim Skinner
Email: volunteers@loavesnfishes.co.uk
Tel: 0121 285 3970

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