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Volunteering Opportunity: VO72044

  • Cleaning/Donation Sorting
    with Storehouse.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:Storehouse are looking for volunteers who can help us to offer the best possible service to the individuals and families who use our service
     • The role involves helping set up the centre before the drop-in session, making sure that all of the donations received are sorted, stored and displayed properly
     •  Help is also needed for cleaning the kitchen and facilities that Storehouse uses, mopping and hoovering the floors and general hall set up
     •  Finally, food bags are offered to partner agencies so volunteers will help us by "shopping" (from within Storehouse donations) to fill bags for them to distribute
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Induction includes building walk-through, communicated expectations, safety information and sorting/back stock procedures.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    Experience required:Willingness to help out with what needs to be done, ability to follow basic instructions. No experience necessary, past experience in supermarket shelf stocking or in cleaning beneficial but not required.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Induction/Training; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe opportunity takes place at Storehouse, Vineyard Centre, 62A Largo Road, St Andrews, KY16 8RP.

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