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📄 Currently Recruiting - Retail Shop Assistant (Brisbane, Browns Plains)

Lifeline is committed to empowering Australians to be suicide-safe through connection, compassion and hope. Our vision is for an Australia free of suicide. Be part of our vision by volunteering at our Lifeline store.  

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



Shop 1,89-91 Grand Plaza Drive, Browns Plains 4118

A medium size store, very community based area with a lot of regular customers always shopping at this store.  Ideal for someone that loves interacting with customers and also enjoys helping with stock deliveries, hanging stock and working on the register.


Tasks involved include:

▪ Point of Sale transactions
▪ Stock preparation
▪ Shop presentation
▪ Labelling and pricing stock
▪ Customers service


Time Commitment: 

Shift times available:  9am to 1pm or 1pm to 5pm

Minimum of 4 hours per shift



▪ COVID-19 Vaccination


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 


This role is accessible for people using:

▪ a wheelchair or mobility device
▪ accessible toilets

If you have any accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of interview.