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📄 Currently Recruiting - North Queensland - Retail Shop Assistant (Cairns, Bungalow)

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.



188 Aumuller Street Cairns 4870 

Join our friendly team of staff and volunteers working in a large store with a wide range and processing a high turnover of stock. We are centrally located with high exposure on Aumuller Street.


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Tasks involved include:

▪ Point of Sale transactions

▪ Stock preparation

▪ Shop presentation

▪ Labelling and pricing stock

▪ Customers service


This is a great opportunity to:

- Enjoy social interaction with others, 

- Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference, 

- Do something new and different 


Skills Required:

▪ Good communication skills

▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential



▪ Good communication skills

▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential


Time Commitment:

 Shift Times:  Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 3:00pm

▪  Minimum time commitment of 5-6 hours weekly 


Other Information:

- Smart casual dress standard, 

- Access to staff kitchen facilities available, 

- Access to staff restrooms available


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.


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