ID: 155966

Retail Volunteer -Newstead

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Newstead QLD

About this opportunity

As a retail volunteer, you will play a central role in the operations of the shop, making a significant and valuable contribution to the St Vincent de Paul Society. Many of our stores trade 7 days a week, so as little as 4 hours a week could make a huge impact.

Our retail volunteers perform a variety of tasks including:

  • Providing customer with an excellent shopping experience
  • Sorting and pricing donations
  • Assisting with product displays
  • Processing sales through the point of sale cash register
  • Keeping the store and sorting area tidy, whilst maintaining safe work practices

The volunteers we are seeking will ideally:

  • Be a people person - welcoming, encouraging and positive
  • Be willing to work within the ethos of the St Vincent de Paul Society, and
  • Be respectful to others and flexible in their attitude to work and the team.
  • Be able to manage some physical work (for e.g. lifting boxes).

No experience is needed as in-store coaching and training is provided.

All volunteers must be complete a National Police Check before commencing with Vinnies, we will supply the paperwork.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

All volunteers must be complete a National Police Check before commencing with Vinnies, we will supply the paperwork.

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

Monday 9am to 4pm ,Saturday 9am -5pm

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People Learning English
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Retail & Sales
Training

Training given on site