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Offered by:
Emmanuel House
Location(s): Castle
Address where volunteering takes place: 53-61 Goosegate Hockley Nottingham NG1 1FE  

How many places are on offer?


Purpose of Role:

We are looking for people who are passionate about homelessness and enthusiastic about selling in our charity shop.

Role Description:

Every penny made in the shop is spent supporting homeless people in the Support Centre so it is very important that the shop does well.

You will be working in the on-site charity shop doing the
following: -
- Serving customers
- Helping to sort out donation
- Pricing goods
- Organising and tidying stock
- Attending to the organising of the shop between customer sales
- Handling cash transactions
- Recording sales

The shop is used by general public as well as our visitors.

You can choose one or more, of three time-slots between 10.00am and 4.00pm. We will be open from 2nd September 2020 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, although we hope to be open 6 days a week as soon as possible.

Skills and Qualifications:

We are looking for people who are interested in fashion and retail

Essential Requirements
A willingness to work well with others;
Good communication skills;
A caring attitude.
Must be able to work without prejudice.

Desirable Requirements : Any retail experience or experience of a role involving customer service.

When required:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this opportunity.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

Additional information:
Are there age restrictions for this opportunity? Yes
Age Restrictions:


Are there gender restrictions for this opportunity? No
Is the opportunity accessible to disabled people? Yes
How long before volunteer can expect a response?

We will try to respond to volunteer enquiries within one week

How long to complete training and recruitment?

Informal discussion, tour and taster session. Regular training is available over a range of subjects.

Volunteer Expenses offered? Yes
Induction and Training offered? Yes
Support and Supervision offered? Yes
Has a risk assessment been carried out? Yes
DBS Disclosure required? No

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