UnitingCare Volunteering Portal

📄 Currently Recruiting - Retail Shop Assistant (Cairns, Edmonton)


This volunteer opportunity will help to assist in the running of all aspects of a retail shop to directly fund our 24-hour crisis support line. Your few hours volunteering can and will help save lives!

Your energetic contribution of time to assist with donations, shop presentation and point of sale. We invite anyone with a customer first approach to service to join our volunteer team.



181 Bruce Highway, Edmonton Qld 4869 

Join our friendly team of staff and volunteers working in a large store with a wide range of donated items, processing a high turnover of stock.


Tasks involved include:

▪ Customer service

▪ Point of sale transactions

▪ Stock preparation

▪ Shop presentation

▪ Labelling and pricing stock


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Do something new and different, ▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference, ▪ Enjoy social interaction with others 



Wed 11am-5pm, Fri 10am-4pm & Sat 9am-12pm 

Minimum time commitment of 10-15 hours per Weekly 



▪ COVID-19 Vaccination

▪ Good communication skills

▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential


Time Commitment: Minimum time commitment of 10-15 hours per Weekly 


This role is accessible for people using:

▪ accessible toilets


UnitingCare values diversity in our organisation and we have some principles in place that will help to promote both inclusion and access.  If you have any other accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of the interview.