How many places are on offer?
2 per half day
This is a great opportunity to gain and develop your experience in the competitive retail sector, make new friends and help The Mary Magdalen Foundation raise funds to support their work with people recovering from alcohol problems.
Can you influence without seeming to interfere? If you’re outgoing and confident approaching donors and customers, you could help promote the Retail Gift Aid scheme which can increase sales by 25%. In this role, you’ll greet donors dropping off donations, explain the benefits of the scheme and process details and sales on the computer system
This flexible role offers you the chance to build on your transferable skills - planning, communication and marketing - while gaining experience in the charity sector.
Flexible but suggest two hours on a regular basis.
Fun, friendship and to be part of a team
Staff discount on donated goods
We can reimburse your reasonable local travel expenses for shifts of over 4 hours and we will be able to provide a reference to prospective employers.
The shop is open 10 - 4 Monday to Friday and 10 - 2 on a Saturday.
Skills and Qualifications:
You need to be the type of person who:
is willing to have some brand training and follow guidelines
has common sense
has experience of using computers
can use your own initiative
can work as part of a team
is happy to get stuck in and support the shop where needed
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