Retail Assistant - Redhill

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A fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and gain experience in the retail sector. We will provide you with all the essential training and support to empower you to make a difference in your role and help maximise sales and profit for The Children’s Trust.

What will the role involve? Our volunteers work better together, your role is to work amongst a team of volunteers,  supporting the Shop Manager to maximise shop sales by;

  • Providing excellent service to all customers, ensuring that the shop reflects a positive image at all times.
  • Using the till to serve customers (training provided)
  • Helping to keep the shop floor tidy and well presented.
  • Sorting and steaming donations
  • Replenishing stock ready for the shop floor
  • Administering Gift Aid donations
  • Acting as an ambassador for The Children’s Trust, answering questions on the work that we do (guidance provided).
  • Attending regular team meetings and 121s
  • Keeping an eye on the security of the shop
  • Following all relevant procedures including health and safety, safeguarding, security and hygiene and report any concerns to the Shop Manager.
  • Any other tasks appropriate to the role

Full covid preventative measures are in place within the shop, mask-wearing and social distancing.  Lateral flow tests are available for volunteers. 

What skills do I need?

  • No experience required.
  • Adaptability and flexibility 
  • A 'can do' attitude
  • Willingness to volunteer as part of a team
  • Trustworthy, polite, helpful and friendly
  • Basic numeracy - to help with the till

Posted for
The Children's Trust

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  • Children
  • Disability


  • Retail


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Local travel and lunch expenses will be paid in line with our policy
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 13/03/2024

End Date: 31/03/2025

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Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Minimum 3 hours a week


The Belfry Centre
Station Rd

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