Bookshop Assistant

Books for Amnesty

Register your Interest

Amnesty Bookshops are second-hand bookshops which raise money for Amnesty's work. We strive to be an engaging and friendly part of each local community where we are based.

There area plenty of different tasks and roles depending on your interests and the shop's needs, including: serving customers , sorting donations, creating displays, collecting donations, writing social media posts, managing online listings, or even organising events.

Skills

ESSENTIAL; Good communication skills. Interest in books. Commitment to equal opportunities' Commitment to Amnesty's work' Willingness to work as part of a team. Ability to follow Amnesty's policies and guidelines.

DESIRABLE; Computer skills Knowledge of book-selling, music, musical instruments....

Benefits

  • Spend time around beautiful books.
  • Help fund-raise the fight for Human Rights.
  • Receive training in retail and bookselling.

Practical Considerations


When do I need to be available?

Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Where does this role take place?

15 Sydney Street
Brighton
East Sussex
BN1 4EN

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Disabled Access
    Ground floor only; no toilet access for wheelchair users.
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
    Some travel & tea/coffee
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
    Provided as necessary by other volunteers and the manager
  • Training
    As above