- Location: Dee Why NSW
- Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
- Category: Young People
5-7.5 hours per week, flexible over six days, Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4
- Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
- Retail & Sales
Induction & orientation Ongoing training in processing donations, customer service
- National Police Certificate *
* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
It’s an exciting time to be a part of the volunteer team at this well-regarded Children's charity. They are commencing a new journey to open Op shops within NSW with all proceeds going towards creating better lives for children in Australia and overseas. Volunteering as a Retail Assistant in av Op Shops is a fun, rewarding and fulfilling experience. You’ll be taught the daily operations in an encouraging and supportive environment. The volunteers are a diverse group of people with varied skills, who enjoy working in a team environment.
You will make an impact by: • Providing customer service, • Accepting donations brought to the shop, • Clean and maintain tidy shop display areas and merchandise, • Restock merchandise as required, • Participate in relevant training and meetings.
The ideal candidate will be: • Able to work a minimum of 5 - 7.5 hours (1-4 days pw) • Punctual, reliable and honest, • Able to work as a member of a team and without constant direction, • Good interpersonal and communication skills • Knowledge of basic arithmetic and/or basic cash handling skills
Minimum age is 14 years. You will need to undergo a National Police check. Conversational English is required for this role.
Benefits: You not only help kids in Australia and overseas, but there are also big benefits for you too: •You'll learn new skills while using your existing ones. •You'll meet new people and make wonderful new friends. •You'll find out more about the issues affecting vulnerable communities both here in Australia and overseas. •You'll be going behind the scenes at one of Australia's largest aid and development agencies.