UnitingCare Volunteering Portal

📄 Currently Recruiting - Gold Coast - Retail Bookshop Assistant (Gold Coast, Burleigh Heads)

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.



1722 G.C.Highway, Burleigh Heads 

▪ Fast Paced Environment. 

▪ Holiday Destination Shop. 

▪ Great Team Dynamics. 

▪ Fantastic Location.


Tasks involved include:

▪ Customer service

▪ Point of sale transactions

▪ Stock preparation

▪ Shop presentation

▪ Labelling and pricing stock


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference,

▪ Build, maintain or contribute specialised skill sets,

▪ Enjoy social interaction with others 



9-1, 1-5 

Monday - Sunday (Morning, Afternoon)

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



Retail Background would be highly recommended, or experience in a book environment.

▪ COVID-19 Vaccination


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.