Volunteer Sales Assistant

Role Overview

A varied and creative role where you’ll encourage donations, sort and present stock to maximise sales across all departments from fashion to furniture!

As part of this role you will;

  • Ensure a high level of customer service is maintained by being helpful, courteous and knowledgeable about all products sold.
  • Build customer loyalty and develop a rapport with customers.
  • Offer regular feedback from customers to the Store Manager and the Store Supervisors.
  • Know how to accept and process donations in a polite and empathetic manner always promoting the benefits of Gift Aid.

Desirable skills and attributes

  • Positive with a professional attitude
  • Approachable and  friendly
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Recognises what excellent customer service is
  • Team focussed
  • Flexible and adaptable to change
  • Reliable

Why volunteer with us?

  • We offer flexible volunteer hours to suit you
  • Full training
  • The satisfaction of knowing you are making a vital difference to your local charity and the work of Nightingale House Hospice
  • Reimburse reasonable local travel expenses for shifts of over 4 hours
  • Provide a reference to prospective employers
  • Belong to a friendly and welcoming team
  • Offer work experience to put on your CV
  • Provide a great opportunity to gain and develop your experience in the competitive retail sector

Essential Information

  • You must be at least 16 years of age
  • Be able to supply two character references
  • This role is subject to a basic level Disclosure Barring Services Check


To start your volunteering adventure please apply online now