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Bookshop Volunteers

  • Location: Annerley QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Time Required

    Minimum of 3-6 hours per week (dependant on role) - some flexibility Volunteer position Assistance provided in getting a Criminal History Check after initial period of 8 weeks

  • Suitable for
    • People Learning English
    • People with disability
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • Wheelchair Access
    • Work Experience
  • Type of work
    • Library Services
    • Retail & Sales
  • Training

    Full training provided

  • Requirements

    Desirable qualities / attributes
    . Strong service orientation
    . Good interpersonal skills
    . Good telephone manner
    . Good time management
    . Attention to detail
    . Well organised
    . An interest in books and reading

    Terms and Conditions
    Minimum of 3-6 hours per week (dependant on role) - flexibility

    Volunteer position

    Assistance provided in getting a Criminal History Check (Yellow Card) after trial period of six weeks

The primary role of Bookshop Volunteer is to assist with the day to day running of the bookshop, which includes selling books, receiving donations, customer service and general duties.

All profits go to producing and providing reading materials for people who are blind or have low vision.

Key Responsibilities . Book sales . Book inventory - incoming and outgoing . Ensuring shelves are neat and tidy . Hosting community groups . Other general duties as required

Qualifications and Experience . Previous bookshop or retail experience advantageous but not essential . Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook) desirable . Be able to commit to set shifts


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