Royston Charity Shop


Volunteer Bric ‘ a ‘ Brac Specialist

Volunteer Role Description

Role – Bric ‘ a ‘ Brac Specialist

 

What better way to spend any spare time you have, and are kind enough to give us, than joining our shop team to help raise money through sales of donated items. This income helps sick, injured & homeless animals to gain a better quality of life through our innovative rehabilitation & re homing programme, as well as educational support for animal owners and many other elements to what we do.

 

 

What the role will involve:

  • Sorting donated goods
  • Assessing and pricing donated goods
  • Cleaning items where necessary ready for customer sale
  • Shop floor merchandising of goods
  • Removing items from sale for recycling
  • Keeping the shop floor shelves fully stocked

 

Skills and experience preferable but not required

  • A love of bric a brac
  • Computer literate
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Positive and friendly manner
  • Able to work as a part of a team as well as on your own

 

 

 

 

 

What do you get out of it?

For just a few hours of your time each week you have the chance too........

 

  • Add meaningful and respected content to your CV
  • Earn a reference for future job applications
  • Complete an NVQ in Retail from Derby College
  • Learn new skills and gain experience
  • Become part of a friendly, diverse & committed team
  • Uniform 
  • 10% saving on purchases within our retail shops
  • Help Animals in need

 

How many hours per week would i be required to volunteer?

We work around you!!  You have been kind enough to give up your free time so all voluntary hours are negotiable. We trade 7 days per week and as such we do have shifts which require talent every day of the week.

 

How do I apply for this role?

 

There are several options you can choose from to become a volunteer with Wood Green

 

  • complete an application form online at www.woodgreen.org.uk
  • pop into your local Wood Green Shop, have a chat with our friendly manager or volunteering team and collect an application form

 

For further information or please contact Mark on 07977 458055 or email Mark.kingerley@woodgreen.org.uk

 

 

We look forward to hearing from you soon