Host Organisation: St Luke's Hospice

We would be delighted to hear from anyone who is interested in supporting our work and enjoys being part of a busy, friendly team. No formal skills are required as training will be provided.

Opportunity Interests: Children and Young People, Families, Hospice Services, Older People (60+), Voluntary and Community Sector Support
Type of Activity: Fundraising, Marketing / Social Media, Providing Advice, Retail
Location: Outside of Cheshire East
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Monday AM, Monday PM, Tuesday AM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Thursday AM, Thursday PM, Friday AM, Friday PM, Saturday AM, Saturday PM

Volunteer Retail Assistant

St Luke's Hospice Furniture and Fashion Shop on Delamere Street in Winsford is a great place to shop for furnishings and fashion. The fashion department sells quality men's and ladies' fashion, shoes and accessories and the furnishings department is stuffed full of great bargains including furniture, soft furnishings and home accessories.

We are currently looking for enthusiastic, energetic and committed individuals to help across both departments.
Some of the tasks that you may be doing include:
• Greeting customers
• Using the till
• Receiving donations, sorting and preparing stock for sale
• Assisting with shop displays
• Maintaining a stocked and tidy shop floor
• Processing Gift Aid and encouraging new donors
We ask that you are free to volunteer with us for as little as four hours each week, usually a morning or an afternoon, but this is flexible depending on your availability. In return, we offer you the opportunity to develop new skills and receive on going support and training, as well as having a great time and knowing that you are making an important contribution to St Luke’s.

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
One Off Hours:

We would be delighted to hear from anyone who is interested in supporting our work and enjoys being part of a busy, friendly team. No formal skills are required as training will be provided.

Is a DBS check required for this role?: No
Skills and Qualifications Required:

No formal skills required as training will be given
Good communication and interpersonal skills

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?: Yes
Details of Gender or Age Restrictions: Minimum age of 16
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

out of pocket expenses

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Shop manager, Volunteer Support coordinator

What training is available for the volunteer?:

in house training dependant on the role