Retail - Volunteer - Retail

Volunteer - Retail

Our volunteers support our Shop Managers in the smooth, day-to-day operations of all shop activities, to help raise vital funds.


Some volunteers give us two hours a week, others give us 20. We welcome young people as volunteers too – you just need to be 13 or over.

What we are looking for

We’re looking for someone who is happy to work as part of a team of volunteers providing excellent customer service. You’ll be reliable, trustworthy and committed with a ‘can do’ friendly attitude.

What will the role involve?

  • Drive sales through great customer service
  • Work on the till to serve customers
  • Prepare stock, including sorting, steaming and pricing
  • Create stylish window displays
  • Replenish stock on the shop floor
  • Administering Gift Aid donations

What can this role offer you?

  • The opportunity to learn new skills
  • Community & Team work
  • Confidence and valuable experience for your CV
  • Recognition of volunteering hours
  • A work related reference
  • Pride in knowing you have played a vital part in supporting thousands of children with acquired brain injury, neuro-disability, and complex health needs, throughout the UK

How we will support you

  • Volunteer induction into The Children’s Trust
  • Relevant training
  • Local travel and lunch expenses, paid in line with our policy

About The Children’s Trust

The Children’s Trust is the UK's leading charity for children with brain injury. We deliver rehabilitation, education and community services through skilled teams who work with children and young people, and their families.

We have 19 charity shops across Surrey, Kent and Sussex and our team of dedicated volunteers help run all of them. Volunteer with us in the shops to meet new people, gain new skills and make a difference to the lives of children with brain injury and neurodisability.

Locations across Surrey, Kent & Sussex

Banstead / Canterbury / Cheam / Chessington / Crawley / Dorking / Haywards Heath / Hinchley Wood / Horley / Maidstone / Nork / Purley / Redhill / Reigate / Sevenoaks / Stoneleigh / Tadworth / Tattenham Corner / Tunbridge Wells


How to applyPlease click the 'fill in an application form' link at the top right of the page  and we'll be in touch