Dunblane, Stirling
Unpaid role, expenses paid
Job description

Would you like the opportunity to support Mary’s Meals’ work to feed hungry children in some of the world’s poorest countries and help give them a brighter future?

We are looking for Shop Assistants who are available to work at our Dunblane shop on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Saturdays.

Volunteering is fulfilling and fun. By gifting your precious free time to Mary’s Meals, you can learn useful new skills, meet new people, and make a valuable contribution to our important work to reach more hungry children with life-changing meals in schools. 

We really need your help so we can keep our promise to the more than 1.8million children who rely on a nutritious daily meal at school from Mary’s Meals, especially as Covid-19 has hit many developing countries so hard.


We are looking for people who are passionate about ending child hunger and ensuring that every child receives a daily meal in a place of education.

As a Shop Assistant, you will support the Shop Manager to ensure the smooth daily running of the shop, keeping Mary’s Meals vision, mission and values at the forefront of your mind at all times. Working with the shop manager and other volunteers to achieve the shop aims.


Other key activities may include:

    • Cash handling
    • Help ensure shop is tidy and safe for both staff and customers
    • Sort and replenish stock as required
    • Serve customers and answer any enquiries they may have
    • Be an ambassador and promote the work of Mary’s Meals

This is a great opportunity to enhance your communication and customer service skills, while also making a huge impact on the lives of some of the world’s poorest children. Mary’s Meals will provide training and support to help you in your role.

If you have some time to spare and would like to join our global movement, to help raise awareness about Mary’s Meals and fundraise for our work. Please visit our website to find out more. 

Posted on: 14 April 2021
Closed date: 30 April 2021
Tags: Retail