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Host Organisation: North West Air Ambulance

Join our team in our Wilmslow shop! This is a flexible role and a great chance to learn some new skills, meet new people and help us raise the funds needed to keep our life-saving service in the air.

Opportunity Interests: Community Events, Health and Wellbeing services, People who are unemployed, People with Disabilities, Voluntary and Community Sector Support
Type of Activity: Retail
Location: Wilmslow
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Monday AM, Monday PM, Tuesday AM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Thursday PM, Friday AM, Saturday AM, Saturday PM, Sunday AM, Sunday PM

Our retail volunteers are vital to making our charity shops successful. We are looking for a team of enthusiastic volunteers who will provide a professional and friendly face for the charity and raise vital funds. There are different tasks within the shops for volunteers to do depending on their skills, interests and the need of the shop.

Typical Tasks
The role of retail volunteer is varied and you will be given the opportunity to undertake a variety of tasks. Duties include:
• Welcoming and greeting customers as they enter the shop
• Assisting customers to find the product they are looking for
• Ensuring the store is kept clean and tidy
• Assisting with stock rotation
• Operating the till and dealing with various methods of payment
• Sorting and pricing stock
• Designing eye catching shop and window displays

What we offer
In return for your invaluable support as a NWAA volunteer you will benefit from
• Meeting new people and being part of a team
• Learning new skills and gaining valuable retail experience
• Satisfaction of knowing that you are making a vital difference to our work
• Support and training to improve and learn new skills

Click apply and we'll be in touch!

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: No
Skills and Qualifications Required:

What we are looking for
We are looking for people with a friendly, engaging attitude and good interpersonal skills. Training will be provided for technical aspects of the role. We are looking for someone who is passionate about the work of North West Air Ambulance Charity and has:
• Basic numeracy skills
• Good customer service manner
• Excellent people skills
• An interest in fundraising

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?: No
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

Expenses will be available where needed to cover moderate transport costs. All details will be explained in our expenses policy.

What support is available for the volunteer?:

We want our volunteers to benefit from volunteering with us. We offer an NVQ in retail and customer service through Derby College and want to help you develop your skills and really feel the benefit of volunteering.

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Training is available on all aspects of the role.