Norwich Charity Shop


Volunteer Cashier

Volunteer Role Description

Role – Cashier

 

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.

The cashier role is an exciting opportunity for someone to gain and develop retail experience and personal confidence. Till operators work on a till serving customers and give customer service on the shop floor. For example helping them look for a specific item they would like.

If you enjoy being in a busy environment and like dealing with different people, this role could be just right for you.

 

The role involves the following

  • Being polite and friendly with good customer service skills
  • Using a computerised till system that has a barcode scanner
  • Packing and wrapping purchases
  • Taking payments, cash & card
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Tidying the shop floor when not busy
  • Pricing donated goods on the till
  • Asking donors and assisting them to sign up to the Gift Aid scheme

 

Skills and experience preferable

  • 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?

  • To the right of this description is a green button that says “Fill in an Application”. Click this to create an account and apply.
  • Visit your local Wood Green Shop, have a chat with our friendly manager or volunteering team, and collect an application form, which can then be emailed to Mark.kingerley@woodgreen.org.uk

 

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

We look forward to hearing from you soon