Cwmbran, Torfaen Principal Area (On-site)
Unpaid role, expenses paid
Voluntary, Flexible
Job description

About the role

This role will be based at one of our charity shops based in Wales, working as part of a team of volunteers assisting the Shop Manager. Our shops work as a close team with the support and guidance of the shop manager.

Volunteer role description                                                     

Volunteer Retail Assistant                                         

Age limit


What activities would you be involved in?

  • Provide great customer service with bags of enthusiasm for Tŷ Hafan
  • Sort and prepare stock for the shop floor
  • Keep the shelves and displays fresh and in fashion by merchandising in accordance with seasonal styles
  • Use product knowledge to identify the good sellers and price items accordingly
  • Serving customers

Information on training provided

No retail experience is necessary as full training will be given, although previous knowledge of merchandising, customer service, cash handling, up-selling and fashion trends would be useful. More important are honesty, reliability and commitment.

Benefits of volunteering

  • Personal satisfaction of giving back to the community by becoming part of the Tŷ Hafan team and family
  • Make new friends and meet new people
  • Gain new skills, knowledge and experience to enhance your CV
  • Share your knowledge  to help raise funds for Tŷ Hafan’s work
  • 25% volunteer discount
  • Have fun!

Application info

Those aged 18+ will be asked to complete an application form upon joining and provide details of two referees (1 professional & 1 character). A DBS check is not required for this role.

This role is purely voluntary and this arrangement is not meant to be a legally binding one or an employment contract.



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Refreshed on: 26 May 2022
Closing date: 10 July 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: Volunteer Retail Assistant Cwmbran
Tags: Retail

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