Shop assistant volunteers - Goring-by-Sea

Chestnut Tree House Children's Hospice (Brighton, Hove, Adur and Worthing)

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If you are passionate about helping to make a difference through giving your time, enjoy interacting with customers and can identify good quality clothes and items, then why not volunteer at our charity shop!

Chestnut Tree House is a charity providing hospice care services and community support for children and young people with progressive life-shortening conditions throughout East and West Sussex.

The role will involve:

  • Serving customers and using the computerised till to take payments for purchases
  • Sorting donated stock, clothing and bric-a-brac
  • Recording donor details for gift-aid
  • Using an iron or hand press appliance on donated clothes
  • Assisting the shop manager with any other task to keep the shop running efficiently.

Volunteers can either do just one shift of a morning or afternoon, or several shifts if you wish.

We are particularly looking for more help on Sundays (11am - 3pm).

The shop is located at 18 Goring Road, Goring-By-Sea, BN12 4AJ.

Please get in touch if you can help!


You don't need to have worked in a shop before.  We are looking for people who enjoy talking to people and who can identify good quality clothes and other items. 


  • Gain retail experience, and learn new skills.
  • Make new friends and be part of a friendly team making a difference.
  • Help support the vital work of Chestnut Tree hospice.

When do I need to be available?

Details We are particularly looking for more help on Sundays (11am - 3pm). You can either volunteer for a morning or an afternoon. Or both if you wish!
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

18 Goring Road
West Sussex
BN12 4AJ

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  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training