Volunteer at our Charity Shop


Volunteer Shop Assistant
Rain Rescue - Sheffield

RAIN Rescue Job Description: Shop Assistant Volunteer

Responsible to: Retail Manager

Rain Rescue save the lives of over 400 dogs and cats each year. This is a very rewarding opportunity for anyone who has a passion for retail and/or animal welfare, as well as those wanting to give back to their local community

The Person

You should be reliable, with an organised and flexible approach. You should be approachable and be able to work in a busy environment, where multi-tasking is essential. You must be happy to work within Rain Rescue’s policies and procedures and empathise with the aims of the organisation. As representatives of Rain Rescue the image you present is important so you must be polite and friendly to the public.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Meet and greet customers as they come into the shop.
  • To serve customers in the shop, taking money, wrapping goods and using the till.
  • To help and advise customers.
  • To ensure the shop is clean and tidy and that the goods are displayed neatly.
  • To sort clothes, books and other donated goods.
  • To check stocks of goods and replenish when necessary.
  • To assist with window displays which promote the goods in the shop.
  • Undertake health & safety training as required.

The above is not exhaustive and volunteers may be asked to take on other tasks to support and assist the smooth running of the organisation where appropiate.

Training and Support

  • Induction, health and safety and task specific training.
  • Ongoing support, training and development opportunities.

Job Type: Volunteer

Apply to volunteer within our charity shop in Arbourthorne Sheffield.

Shop Volunteer Application Form

Posted on February 16, 2017
Categories: Uncategorized