ID: 153718

Volunteer - Retail Assistant

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Westcourt QLD

About this opportunity

The role involves:

  • Arriving by 8:45 am
  • Routines involved in opening & closing shop
  • Working under the supervision of the regular volunteer, complying with his/her directions
  • Keeping shop clean and tidy
  • Interacting with people who come in, treating them with courtesy.
  • You may be asked to assist with handling cash.

Benefits for the volunteer:

  • A pleasant morning in company with another volunteer (a regular helper in the Thrift Shop) and with the public
  • The satisfaction of helping people find what they want
  • A sense of achievement
  • Learning skills What the volunteer can expect:
  • To be treated with courtesy and respect
  • To be asked to do only tasks that are within their ability

Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

Working with Children Check

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Volunteer just needs to be available once a week and the shop is open from 8:45 AM to 12:30 PM (Tuesday & Saturday)

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People Learning English
  • Work Experience
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Retail & Sales

Orientation and on the job training