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Vinnies Shop Volunteer – Semaphore Shop

  • Location: Semaphore SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Time Required

    Saturday or Sunday - 10:30am-4:30pm Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role be a maximum of 15-16 hours per week.

  • Suitable for
    • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
    • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Retail & Sales
  • Training

    On the job training provided.

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    Vinnies shops need people with a genuine DESIRE to HELP others.

    The skills we look for are:
    * A desire and ability to LEARN.
    * A willingness to FOLLOW policies, procedures and instructions.
    * The ability to work well in a TEAM environment.
    * A FRIENDLY and compassionate personality.

    You need an ability to listen and respond with courtesy, to maintain confidences and respect the privacy of those we encounter; and be sensitive to the values of people of other faiths, cultures and lifestyles. You must also be willing to follow Vinnies’ policies and procedures, undertake any training required, and undergo a National Police Check (at no cost to you as a volunteer).

    Minimum age is 15 years.

    Please Note: As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance)

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.


Vinnies Semaphore is a BEAUTIFUL, BREEZY BEACHSIDE location loved by locals and visitors alike. Now it's also been RENOVATED and looks amazing. We're looking for people with a NATURAL FLAIR for CUSTOMER SERVICE. Would you like to join our team? Vinnies shop volunteers do a variety of work. Normal tasks include:

  • Providing helpful and courteous customer service – greeting people and answering queries.
  • Processing sales – using a simple computer register, EFTPOS/credit card facilities and cash handling.
  • Re-stocking shop floor – displaying and merchandising.
  • Stock preparation – sorting, cleaning, steaming and pricing.
  • Store housekeeping – tidying, dusting, and cleaning.
  • General shop duties.

You can not apply for this role as it is no longer available.