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Exciting News!

We have recently opened a brand new superstore in Beaumont Leys and are looking for volunteers to join our team 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 admin and social media. The store is located at:

9a Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DE.

This is a great opportunity to become part of a brand new team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 

To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at Volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk!

 

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?

Our new Beaumont Leys Superstore needs your help! We will be located at:

9a Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DE

 

 

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
  • Talking to customers about the work of our charity to spread the word and raise awareness about the fantastic things we do

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!

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’ll 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.

Volunteer Stock Sorting Assistant

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

Our new Beaumont Leys superstore needs your help! We will be located at:

9a Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DE

 

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!

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’ll 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.

Volunteer Furniture Refurbisher

Are you able to see the potential in donated items? Do you have a creative eye for up cycling furniture or the practical skills to fix things?

Our brand new Beaumont Leys superstore is opening in the next few weeks and needs your help. We will be located at:

9a Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DE

You could help us in many different ways including:

  • Fixing donated items of furniture so that they are ready to sell
  • Painting donated items to refresh them and increase the income we can generate from them
  • Restoring wooden furniture for example by sanding, varnishing or painting so it can be sold in our shop

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’ll 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.

Volunteer Visual Merchandiser

Do you have creative flair, an interest in retail and an eye for detail?

Our brand new Beaumont Leys superstore is opening in the next few weeks and needs your help! We will be located at:

9a Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DE

 

As a visual merchandiser some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • 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

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. 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.

Volunteer Stock Generator

Can you help us to stock our brand new store?

Our brand new Beaumont Leys superstore needs your help! We will be located at:

9a Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DE

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.

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’ll 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.

Volunteer PAT Tester

Are you good with electricals and keen to learn a new skill?

This Electrical Donation tester role could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Our new Beaumont  Leys shop needs your help! 

As an Electrical Donation Tester you would be getting involved in:

  • Trialling our electrical items donated to make sure all the functions work
  • Learning how to use the PAT testing machine to make sure the items are safe to use
  • Ensuring that once electrical items have been tested they are ready to be sold on the shop floor

Helping us to be able to sell our electrical donations really does make a huge difference to shop sales

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’ll 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.

Volunteer Ebay Assistant- Listing and Packing

We are looking for new volunteers to support our Beaumont Leys shop with online sales from our hub within the shop

If you have an eye for detail and are looking for the chance to get involved in a unique area of our charity then this could be the opportunity for you.

 

You would be getting involved in:

  • Sorting through donated stock and picking out items to sell online 
  • Listing items for sale on our Ebay site 
  • Researching online prices for stock
  • Sorting and packing sold Ebay items for customers

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’ll 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.

Volunteer Department Specialist- Linen/ Jewellery/ Vinyl

Do you have a keen interest in retail and a particular department that you would like to specialise in?

Our new Beaumont Leys shop needs your help. We are a big store and are looking for volunteers who would like to help us with the running of particular areas of the shop.

 

As a Volunteer Department Specialist you could play an important role in the running of the shop by:

  • Taking responsibility for a set department within the shop for example books, media, children’s, jewellery or clothing. If you have a specific interest then this is a great way to utilise it as a volunteer.
  • Engaging with customers by talking to them about the stock in your area
  • Using your creativity and eye for detail to ensure the department looks as appealing as possible to customers.

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’ll 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.

Volunteer Warehouse Assistant/ Drivers Mate

We are looking for warehouse assistants to join our new Beaumont leys superstore

As a Volunteer Warehouse Assistant you could get involved in:

  • Helping the team to remove sold furniture from the shop floor and replace with new stock
  • Assist drivers with furniture deliveries
  • Help with organisation and movement of incoming stock 
  • Checking incoming stock 

 

Please note- this volunteer role would require heavy lifting

Volunteering with us 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. 

 

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