UnitingCare Volunteering Portal

📄 Currently Recruiting - Footprints Retail Shop Assistant (Brisbane, Bracken Ridge)

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.


Location: 57 Gawain Road, Bracken Ridge, 4017 

We are a small, friendly team who run this local Footprints thrift shop selling a range of items to members of the local community. Our shop has onsite parking with shops and cafe attached to the local center. We have a range of roles and activities to work around your time and commitments, so come and join the team.


Tasks involved include:

▪ Point of Sale transactions

▪ Stock preparation

▪ Shop presentation

▪ Labelling and pricing stock

▪ Customers service


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Gain invaluable workplace experience, ▪ Improve mental health and personal well being, ▪ To meet mutual obligations, student placement hours or other requirements 


Times: variety of times available 

Tuesday (Morning, Afternoon)

Wednesday (Morning, Afternoon)

Thursday (Morning, Afternoon) 


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



▪ COVID-19 Vaccination

▪ Good communication skills

▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential


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.