Retail Assistant - Barnet Charity Shop at Noah's Ark Children's Hospice

Our charity shops are essential for raising funds which can be used to support Noah’s Ark families. Volunteers are vital in helping to sort

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Hours per week 4 hours
Location 103 High Street Barnet Hertfordshire EN5 5UZ
Description

• Advising and helping customers to make them feel welcome – a smile goes a long way!
• Operating the till and dealing with various methods of payment
• Being aware of the security of the shop
• Keeping the shop clean, tidy and well stocked
• Promoting public understanding of the work of Noah’s Ark and the importance of raising funds
• Sorting donations into saleable stock and items for recycling (at the shop or at our warehouse)
• Preparing stock for sale by hanging, sizing, steaming and labelling each item
• Helping the manager price garments at their full value by considering the brand, quality and condition of each item
• Assisting the manager in welcoming and training new volunteers

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork

Training will be provided by the organisation for this position:

• Attend a Volunteer Induction (all potential volunteers have to attend one of these sessions before they are able to get involved in any capacity)
• Attend an informal interview with the relevant Shop Manager (if successful at this stage a first shift will be arranged)
• 1:1 Training Session on first visit to shop (the Shop Manager will work through a checklist of training topics on your first visit to the shop to ensure you are given all the relevant information for your role. Volunteers are then on a 4 week trial basis to ensure that both the volunteer and Noah’s Ark are happy with how things are going)

About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Ability to get on with people and work as a team, Friendly and enthusiastic, Good timekeeping and reliability, commitment to the role,

Desirable: Retail Experience, Basic numeracy

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

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