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Volunteering Opportunity: VO47401

  • Shop Volunteer
    with Save the Children Charity Shop - St Andrews.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Our shop is entirely led by volunteers
     •  This means we can raise more money for Save the Children whilst having shops that are run for and by the local community
     •  We are looking for people to donate their time (a minimum of three hours per week) to help us raise money and awareness
     •  Duties involve customer service, visual merchandising and processing stock
     •  There is also the chance to do fundraising events
     •  If you have an eye for detail and enjoy working in a warm and supportive environment you will love the role!
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:none specified - most organisations will work with volunteers aged 16 and over
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Following an induction period volunteers are able to claim back reasonable expenses - travel.

    Experience required:We need people who enjoy working with others in a team. No experience needed as all training will be provided although all skills and previous employments will be gratefully received!

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsSave the Children shop 4b Greyfriars Garden St Andrews KY16 9HA http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?X=350566&Y=716352&A=Y&Z=110

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.