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!
none specified - most organisations will work with volunteers aged 16 and over
no upper age limit has been specified
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.
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 Form; Informal Chat; References
No, not for this opportunity.
Save the Children shop
4b Greyfriars Garden
St Andrews KY16 9HA
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.
To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:
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