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Offered by:
White Rose Shops - Aegis Trust
 
Location(s): Castle
 
Address where volunteering takes place: 2 Broad Street (White Rose 2) Nottingham NG1 3AL  

How many places are on offer?

At the moment, we do not have a limit, so please get in touch to find out more.

Purpose of Role:

Just 3 hours a week volunteering at the charity shop and you never know what you might find yourself doing?Contribute your skills as well as gaining new ones. The charity shop supports the Aegis Trust who work to protect against genocide.


Role Description:

For just 3 hours a week volunteers can contribute their skills and gain new ones by getting involved in a broad range of activities that could lead to new interests, meeting new people and maybe even a new career path.

You may find yourself sorting through vintage treasures and designer donations, or making eye-catching window displays.

Shop Assisting - Serving customers, tagging, steaming and hanging stock to go out on the shop floor and ensuring that the shop is always clean and tidy.

Visual Merchandising - Creating eye catching window displays and visually appealing ways to showcase our stock.

Seamstressing - Working on fixing or embellishing garments or even creating collections that could be sold in store.

Events coordinating - Coming up with exciting events ideas and creating the posters and coordinating events to increase customers and donations.

Social Media Curating - creating engaging posts that capture the interest of our followers on social media.

Whatever interests you have, let us know and we can see if there is something you would like to get involved in or maybe you want to try a bit of everything.

Packed full of exciting fashion for women and located just up the street from White Rose 1, WR2 boasts high quality, fashionable clothing for ladies.

 
Skills and Qualifications:

Everyone is welcome to apply to volunteer. No particular skills or qualification are needed.

 
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:

Over 16

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

The premises of the charity shop do not make it easy for people in wheelchairs to volunteer eg stock room is up stairs and shop space is small. However we are very happy to find other volunteer work that may not be in the shop.

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

Information on the charity, tour and workings of the shop, other work that volunteers want to do. Health and safety. Will take about an hour, most induction will take place on first volunteering shift. Our experienced shop manager can provide training for

 
Volunteer Expenses offered? No
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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