Host Organisation: St Luke's Hospice

Enjoy being part of a team? Have lots of energy and enthusiasm? Fit and healthy with a day to spare? We are looking for volunteers to join our House Clearance Team and help expand our growing business.

Opportunity Interests: Advice and Guidance Services, Carers, Families, Health and Wellbeing services, Hospice Services, Older People (60+), Social and Community Care
Type of Activity: Fundraising, 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

The furniture warehouse on Winsford Industrial Estate requires van drivers and van driver’s mates to help with its new and expanding house clearance venture. The roles will include moving and sorting of household items and general warehouse duties. Volunteers need to be confident, enthusiastic, flexible and physically fit.

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: No
Skills and Qualifications Required:

Able to lift and carry furniture of all shapes and sizes
Committed, reliable and punctual adhering to work rotas and agreed shifts.
Interested, empathetic and caring attitude to customers and colleagues
Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships within a small team
Able to use initiative and work independently when required

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?: Yes
Details of Gender or Age Restrictions: Over 18 and if applying for Van Driver role minimum age of 25
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?:

Travel expenses - ask Volunteer Coordinator for details

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Health and safety, manual handling training and volunteer Induction

What training is available for the volunteer?:

full training and on going support is provided