Retail Fundraising Shop - St Ouen

Furniture, Heavy and Large Items Volunteer


Furniture, Heavy and Large Items Assistant


Front of House (Customer Facing)


Hours:  Monday – Saturday


10-1 or 1pm – 4pm (Hours can vary depending upon availability)  


Dress code: Smart Casual.  STEEL TOE CAP SHOES (Provided) MUST be worn at all times.  Volunteer name badge to be worn at all times.


Summary of role


To receive large items from the general public and to help Hospice Lorry drivers unload large items for sale.  To help move large items on the shop floor for sale.  


Principle duties


  • To ensure correct manual handling procedure when lifting heavy goods.
  • To help price large and heavy items for sale.
  • To answer queries from customers and signpost to management if appropriate.
  • Keep the sorting area clean and tidy at all times
  • To keep the shop floor clean and tide at all times.
  • To report to management and hazards or risks to the general public immediately
  • Comply with Health & Safety legislation at all times.
  • To attend relevant training or volunteer meetings as required.


Essential skills, knowledge and experience


  • Smartly dressed person who has the ability to work as part of a team or on their own.
  • To strictly maintain Jersey Hospice Care Non-Disclosure Agreement.  


Essential qualities

  • Confidential
  • Reliable
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Non-judgemental approach
  • Ability to work well as a team player