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Offered by:
Foodprint CIC
 
Location(s): Dales
 
Address where volunteering takes place: 101 Sneinton Road Nottingham NG2 4QL  

How many places are on offer?

Several

Purpose of Role:

This social supermarket needs your help to maintain good levels of in date stock in order to provide affordable, healthy food to the local community.


Role Description:

The store manager role will mainly consist of tasks such as being a cashier, restocking shelves with produce, stock taking and identifying out of date food to be taken off sale etc. A training session can be provided to the new volunteers, so we are accepting all skill levels with no previous retail experience needed. This opportunity would offer volunteers the chance to help the fight against food waste and food poverty, get involved in the local community, and gain valuable retail experience.

These tasks will be carried out on site in the shop and you will be working alongside other volunteers, Foodprint team members, a full-time shop assistant and delivery drivers.

This role is important as you will be a valuable support in the overall running of our social supermarket, helping us to provide a service for local people to access affordable and healthy food. Our shop is unique in that we are a social enterprise that takes short-dated food from local wholesalers and businesses, and sell it at low and sustainable prices. Foodprint aims to tackle food waste and food poverty.

Store opening hours are Mon, Friday, Saturday (9am-5pm) / Sunday (11am - 4pm).

Weekday shifts are 9 - 1 and 1- 5.

 
Skills and Qualifications:

Essential: Good Written and Spoken English
Ability to handle cash and change
Excellent Customer Service

Desirable: Food hygiene qualification.

 
When required:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this opportunity.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
 

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

18+

 
Are there gender restrictions for this opportunity? No
 
Is the opportunity accessible to disabled people? Yes
Disability restrictions:

This role may be suitable for disabled people - please talk to us.

 
How long before volunteer can expect a response?
How long to complete training and recruitment?

In the role as necessary

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

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