An exciting opportunity to get involved with our charity by becoming a volunteer shop assistant in our Walton High Street shop. Volunteer shop assistants help our shop managers with the day-to-day running of the shop. No experience is necessary and training will be provided. Volunteering is a chance to have fun, boost your skills and make good friends along the way.

Location: 54 High Street, Walton, KT12 1BY.
Time:    Any day Monday to Saturday, usually 9am – 1pm or 1pm – 5pm or Sundays 10am – 1pm or 1pm – 4pm   (There is flexibility around these hours)
Starting date: ASAP

Skills you will learn

  • Welcoming and assisting customers
  • sorting, evaluating and pricing donations
  • merchandising, including window displays
  • operating the till
  • operating a clothes steamer (age 16+)

You should be

  • Customer focused
  • Able get on with people and work in a team
  • Energetic and proactive

Reasons to volunteer

  • Sixth-former or recent school-leaver: Gain experience for your CV, develop your confidence or complete volunteering hours for a DofE award.
  • Parent returning to work:  Boost your confidence and get back into the swing of a routine in a role that can easily fit around your childcare responsibilities.
  • Retiree: Find a new activity that helps your local community, make friends and keep yourself active.