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📄 Currently Recruiting - Brisbane, Ipswich and Caboolture - Retail Shop Assistant (Ipswich, Sumner)


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 of 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.


Unit 10/48 Bullockhead Street, Sumner 4074 

A small happy and well-organised team. This store is situated in the Industrial Area of Sumner Park. The store hosts a selection of product, from apparel to homewares. The store also has a large range of furniture both new and recycled for sale.


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Tasks involved include:

▪️ Customer service: books and DVDs, beds & mattresses, new products

▪ Point of sale transactions

▪ Stock preparation

▪ Shop presentation

▪ Labelling and pricing stock

▪️ Collecting and sorting donations 


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Enjoy social interaction with others, 

▪ Build your resume portfolio, 

▪ Gain invaluable workplace experience 


Times: Negotiable between 9:00 am to 3:00 pm any day of the week except Sunday.


Time Commitment: Minimum time commitment of 5-10 hours weekly 



▪ 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.


Complete an application...
By Appointment
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We will help you to apply by completing the application form over the phone.


Complete the application form online yourself.