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📄 Currently Recruiting - Retail Shop Assistant (Brisbane, Underwood) 🏢 NEW SUPERSTORE!

 

It's may only be a few hours for you but it is life-changing for the people we serve.

 

Your contribution of time will help with donations, shop presentation, customer service and point of sale at the Underwood Superstore.  Our network of over 130 retail shops helps fund our crisis support services to provide empathy and compassion so that callers feel connected, heard and understood in their time of need.

 

This volunteer opportunity will help to assist in the OPENING and RUNNING of all aspects of a retail shop to directly fund our 24-hour crisis support line.

 

We welcome you to be part of the founding volunteer family as we

start setting up from the 1st March 2022

and begin trading from the 31st March 2022.

 

Location:

2928 Logan Road, Underwood QLD 4119 

Our new Superstore is located on Logan Road and opens soon in a large modern commercial facility. 

 

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 

 

Times:

Opening times are still to be confirmed but shifts will generally be available Monday to Sunday, 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. 

 

Time Commitment: Minimum time commitment of 3-4 hours Monthly 

 

Requirements:

▪ Good communication skills

▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential

▪ COVID-19 Vaccination (Required)

 

This role is accessible for people using:

▪ a wheelchair or mobility device

 

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.



Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Tuesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Wednesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Thursday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Friday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Saturday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Sunday - Morning, Afternoon