Volunteer Assistant – The Crawley Community Shop

The Crawley Community Shop is organised and run by a number of different charities that operate in the Crawley area. The shop is manned by a team of directors and volunteers, enabling local charities and community groups to raise funds. Opening to the public on Friday afternoons and all day on Saturday.

About the role:

  • Accepting donations from the public

  • Sorting and processing donated goods

  • Hanging, pricing and putting donated goods out into the shop

  • Serving customers, offering help and advice where needed

  • Ensuring the shop is kept clean and tidy at all times

  • Helping to raise the profile of Carers Support West Sussex by engaging with the general public.

  • Working within the Crawley Community Shop`s Volunteering Code of Conduct at all times

Location: Worth Road, Pound Hill Crawley RH10 7EP.

Hours Involved: Saturday mornings 9am – 12.45pm `Carers Support West Sussex` Blouse will be provided

Skills and Competencies required:

  • Have an understanding and insight into how Carers Support West Sussex supports Carers in West Sussex

  • Excellent communication skills, being sociable, cheerful and courteous in all you do

  • Good level of fitness and mobility – moving stock and extended time on your feet are all core parts of this role

  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Able to give one shift a week on a Saturday Morning

Training & Support

Carers Support West Sussex  Induction Training  – 1.5hrs session

Role related training provided by the team at the Crawley Community Shop

This role is available to anyone over the age of 18yrs

Two References will be requested

Interested in this role?

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