Volunteer Retail Assistant - London Road

Martlets Hospice

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Our Martlets stores sell everything from fabulous fashion to vinyl, homeware, books and children’s toys. Each store is different but they all play a vital role in raising funds for our Hospice so we can continue to provide our life-changing care to the local community.

Where: We have 8 shops across Brighton and Hove and the surrounding areas.

Usual minimum commitment: 4 hour weekly morning or afternoon session. 

What you’ll be doing:

Assisting the Manager with the ongoing smooth running of the shop by:

  • Preparing stock ready for resale
  • Refilling and creating displays throughout shops and in windows
  • Cleaning counters, clothes rails & dusting of stock
  • Serving customers, using cash register, accepting donations
  • Signing up new Gift Aid donors.

Skills

Your skills and abilities:

  • Friendly manner – good with people
  • Retail experience is always welcomed but not essential as training will be given
  • An interest in clothing, books, records, fashion is also welcomed.

Benefits

What’s in it for you:

  • Joining a new team at the start of an exciting new retail venture
  • Valuable work experience
  • Develop skills in stock ordering, visual merchandise, customer service
  • Dealing with the public
  • Changing lives through your volunteering
  • Reasonable travel expenses will be paid to help you access volunteering

Practical Considerations

You may be required to stand for long periods – please let us know if you have mobility problems

When do I need to be available?

Start Date 01/11/2018
End Date 01/11/2019
Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Where does this role take place?

89-90 London Road
Brighton
East Sussex
BN1 4JF

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  • Appropriate for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BME, Women only)
    16+
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