The Air Ambulance Service


Bakewell Shop

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Bakewell  shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at: 7 Portland Square, Bakewell DE45 1HA

The opening hours are: Monday-Saturday 9.00am-5.00pm Sundays: 10.00am-4.00pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

Are you great at customer service and looking for a new opportunity to gain retail experience, meet new people and help your local community?

As a shop floor assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:
Supporting us by serving customers at the tills
Helping customers who need assistance on the shop floor
Keeping our shops tidy and presentable 
As a shop floor assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us

Volunteer Social Media Assistant

Do you keep up with the latest trends and know how to engage people online?
You could be the ideal person to help us raise brand awareness and make the best use of our shop social media account?

As a Volunteer Visual Merchandiser, you may be involved in:
Creating inspiring window displays to encourage more customers
Working within our brand guidelines but also with your own creativity to make our shop floor look as attractive as possible
Coming up with creative ways to present our stock seasonally and for specific charity campaigns

Volunteer Stock Generator

Are you looking for a new way to use your local knowledge and connections for a good cause?

As a Volunteer Stock Generator, you would be able to help us by:
Engaging with individuals and businesses to help generate more stock for the shop for example by organising bag collections
Identifying stock, we are in most need of and finding creative ways to source this
Talking to customers about donating stock in the future
Promoting donation of stock in the local area


Volunteer Stock Sorting Assistant

Do you have an eye for detail and ability to work well as part of a team?


As a stock assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person we need to join us!


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