Host Organisation: Age UK Cheshire East

To assist in the smooth running of the shop, from sorting and steaming in the back room to assisting customers

Opportunity Interests: Older People (60+)
Type of Activity: Retail
Location: Alderley Edge, Knutsford, Macclesfield, Poynton
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

Sales Floor :
Customer service / helping customers with enquiries
Dealing with payments (operating the till)
Tidying the sales floor / Helping with displays

Back Room:
Sorting donated stock
Pricing donated stock
PAT testing electrical goods
steaming garments
Researching items on the internet

A great opportunity to build confidence, learn new skills and meet new people.

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

Good with people
Well organised, reliable and trustworthy
Basic numeracy
Customer service skills
Knowledge/interest in: Books, Vintage objects, Records, Toys, Jewellery, Cameras or Art works

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
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?:

Mileage at 45p per mile
Out of pocket expenses

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Volunteers will be fully supported by the Shop Manager and staff

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Full training given