Retail Assistant

Organisation Name: Age UK York

Organisation Address:
70 Walmgate
York
YO1 9TL

Organisation's Cause:
Older Adults

Type of Voluntary Activity:
Retail

Location of Voluntary Activity:
Clifton Ward
Guildhall Ward
Haxby and Wigginton Ward
Heworth Ward
Micklegate Ward

Role description:
Retail assistants provide support to Age UK York shop staff, in the general running of the shop.

Tasks and activities
• Welcome customers and be willing to chat.
• Help customers with sizes .
• Operate the till.
• Tidy shop as required.
• Undertake additional tasks as required by the shop manager.

Skills and behaviours needed for the role:
Retail assistants demonstrate a friendly, welcoming and helpful attitude towards customers.
Reliability is key. Volunteers must be happy to learn to use the till.

Will there be a DBS check? No

Driving Licence required? No

Volunteer's own vehicle required? No

Suitable for:
Ongoing Volunteering

What will the volunteer gain/benefit from:
As an Age UK York Volunteer, you will have the opportunity to: • Be part of a friendly team and supported in your role. • Contribute to the retail income of Age UK York, which supports the delivery of services for older people in the city. • Be part of a local hub, which can be a support to local residents.

When are volunteers needed: Ongoing.

How to get involved:
Please complete an application form, available on the Age UK York website. Alternatively, you can call our office on 01904 627995.

Web link: Click here

Closing date: 01-09-2021