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Save the Children

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Address where volunteering takes place: Save the Children Shop 8 Kimberley Shopping Centre Green Lane Kimberley NG16 2PB  

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Purpose of Role:

Participate in the best retail therapy available! Join our Save the Children Shop Team in Kimberley and help change the world through sustainable fashion, second hand curiosities and strong community spirit. Your donation of time, creativity and kindness will help us raise money and awareness for Save the Children.

Role Description:

At Save the Children our shops help raise lots of money for children living in the UK and in 120 countries worldwide. It’s always lovely chatting to our customers about the fabulous items we sell and telling them about the fantastic work that Save the Children does. You’ll get the chance to meet new people and make friends plus you’ll be part of an amazing team of volunteers.

There’s so much for you to get stuck in to when you’re volunteering in our shops. We get lots of donations and it's always exciting when one of our volunteers spots a real gem. You'll be taking in, sorting, steaming and pricing donations, rolling up your sleeves in the backroom as well as being on the shop floor.

Serving customers with a smile is so important. You’ll be using the till (don't worry, we'll show you how) and handling money. And when people come in to donate items you'll also be completing the Gift Aid forms that let their donations help us even more.

It’s really important that our window and shop displays look appealing so people keep visiting our shops. So you'll be wielding a duster and vacuum as well as your imagination to make the shop look its best.

It would be ideal if you could volunteer one shift a week, which is about four hours but we're also happy to have more flexible times. No special skills are needed as we’ll show you what to do and we provide all the training you’ll need. But if you have any experience or particular interest tell us, it may come in useful. It’s really easy to get your volunteering started. If you're over 18 years old, just click on ‘Apply’ and get filling in your details!

Skills and Qualifications:

No experience is required as all training and support will be provided by the team and organisation.

Your donation of time will help us raise money and awareness for Save the Children. There's a huge range of things that you could learn in this role - or help others to learn - from customer service, to visual merchandising, administration and marketing local events.

When required:

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

18 and over.

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

There are stairs in the property.

How long before volunteer can expect a response?

3 days

How long to complete training and recruitment?

Training and support is ongoing.

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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