UnitingCare Volunteering Portal

📄 Currently Recruiting - Gold Coast - Retail Bookshop Assistant (Gold Coast, Mermaid Beach)


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

Your energetic contribution of time will assist with the sorting of book donations, shop presentation and point of sale.  This opportunity would be ideal for someone who loves book, keeping things organised or has a keen eye for spotting a 'treasure'. 

We invite anyone with a passion for thrifting, books and providing memorable customer experiences to join our volunteer team.



19/2532 G.C.Highway, Mermaid Beach 

▪ Great Location in Mermaid Beach. 

▪ Small fun team environment. 

▪ Fast paced shop. 

▪ Customer focused. 

▪ Results Driven.


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Tasks involved include:

▪ Customer service

▪ Point of sale transactions

▪ Stock preparation

▪ Shop presentation

▪ Labelling and pricing stock


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Enjoy social interaction with others, ▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference, ▪ Improve mental health and personal well being 



9-1, 1-5 

Monday to Sunday (Morning, Afternoon)

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



Retail background would be recommended, and any book environment experience.



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.


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We will help you to apply by completing the application form over the phone.


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