Posted April 5, 2024

Organisation Voluntary Services

We are seeking for Volunteers to lend a hand in our lovely Hailsham shop!

Address: Unit 8, The Quintins, 3 North St, Hailsham BN27 1DP

In detail, we are looking for:

Till Tappers
Customer Chatters
Clothing Streamers
Bric-a-Brac Cleaners
Backroom Packers
Book Stackers
Puzzle Sorters
in short: St Wilfrid's Supporters!!!

The shop is open Monday to Saturday 9.15am to 4.45pm, and on Sunday 10am to 4pm! We are looking for Volunteers available any day except Wednesdays and would be happy to serve customers as well as help at the back when the shop is not too busy!

Tasks include:

Support the Manager alongside fellow Volunteers
Welcome and serve customers, offering a high standard of service
Operate electronic till to process purchases
Contribute to keeping the shop premises clean and tidy
Assist the manager in ensuring stock and cash security
Assist in replenishing and displaying of stock and furniture
Raise awareness of St Wilfrid’s Hospice and promote hospice activities

You will need:

To be friendly and welcoming
To be self-motivated
To have confidence in cash handling (training will be given)
To be flexible, reliable and happy working in a team
To comply with the relevant policies and procedures of St Wilfrid’s Hospice
To undertake training as invited by the manager of the role
To wear a name badge when you are volunteering

Training & Support:

Organisational Induction Training
Information Governance
Site specific induction and training at your chosen shop/location
Role specific training including manual handling, and steamer operation.

Disclose and Barring Service (DBS) Check: Not required in this role

Health and Safety Considerations in this role:

Slips, trips and falls
Emergency procedures (fire/first aid/escape routes)
Safe manual handling
Individual capability (physically able to perform tasks)
Appropriate clothing, (long hair tied back, sturdy shoes)

Suggested Time Commitment: Up to three shifts a week, a shift is usually four hours

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