Sales Assistant Volunteer

Location: Choose from 15 shops across the boroughs of Greenwich & Bexley https://www.communityhospice.org.uk/support-us/charity-shops/our-locations/

Volunteer Role Profile 

Volunteer Role Sales Assistant  

Time commitment: One shift of 2 to 4 hours per week (or more if you have the time!) for a minimum of 3 months 

Volunteer Manager Shop Manager 

Where you will be based: Choose from 15 shops across the boroughs of Greenwich & Bexley (see here for shop locations and opening hours) 

Why we want you 

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice shops are an excellent way for the community to support the hospice through shopping, donating, and volunteering. As well as raising much needed funds for the hospice, they also help raise our profile in the community, enabling people to learn more about how we support people with life limiting illness. We welcome people from all backgrounds.  

What you will be doing 

  • Greeting and helping customers 
  • Handling money and operating the till 
  • Receiving new donations and processing Gift Aid registration 
  • Helping make the window and shop displays look their best 

The skills and qualities you need  

  • Customer service skills or the desire to develop them 
  • Ability to work well in a team as well as independently 
  • Reliable & trustworthy 
  • Non-judgemental, patient, and friendly 

What’s in it for you? 

  • Connect with like-minded volunteers and become part of a friendly team 
  • Learn new skills and gain more confidence  
  • Enjoy a rewarding experience and make a meaningful difference to people in your community 
  • Receive an induction, relevant training, the support you need to carry out your role, and agreed out-of-pocket expenses (reimbursed within our guidelines) 
  • Ongoing support from your volunteer manager 
  • A 25% discount on all items (excluding furniture & new goods) and 10% discount on furniture 


Go back..

Newsletter Sign up