Emmaus operates a range of social enterprises in order to achieve financial sustainability.
Emmaus is working with companions to realise their aspirations and potential.
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]Community Work, Homelessness and Housing, Fundraising, Charity Shops and Retail
• To assist in stock processing of clothing including sorting and pricing of stock. • Sort donations into items suitable for sale and those not • Steam items to ensure items are ready for sale • Sort items on the shopfloor by key categories and merchandise appropriately to ensure visibility and increase sales • Price items taking into account- the brand of clothing, quality/condition etc • Using online resources to value and sell special items. • Prepare the clothing section for special offers including sale, multibuy etc • To assist in rotating stock in the shop. • To assist in keeping the shop premises clean and tidy.
/ Group activity
Premises type: Charity Shop
Public transport: Public Transport is a few minutes walk away
Is this role flexible? Yes- individuals can volunteer at times that suit their needs
Min hours expected per week: 3 hours
Min period of commitment:
Requirements: • Ability to operate as a team member. • Flexible attitude to types of tasks required within the role. • Respect for the organisation’s policies. • A willingness to participate in relevant and appropriate training in order to carry out the duties required of the role. • Reliability
/ Induction/ Peer support
Volunteers will be carrying out the activities:
/ Alone/ In a group/ With paid staff/ With other volunteers
Each store has a manager, deputy, volunteers and companions
Additional support needs:
Training provided: Induction Training and further on the job training
Age requirements: 16+
/ Application form/ Informal discussion
"Out of pocket" expenses refunded for the following: