Emmaus operates a range of social enterprises in order to achieve financial sustainability.
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]Community Work, Practical and DIY, Homelessness and Housing, Fundraising, Charity Shops and Retail
**This role will require individuals to lift and move heavy furniture** • To clean furniture ready for sale • To move furniture across the store in order to display it appropriately • Assist staff/volunteers to dress furniture appropriately-increasing sales • To remove furniture from the shop floor in preparation for delivery, after sale • 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 situated a few minutes walk from the shop
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 other volunteers
Each shop has a store manager, deputy, volunteers and companions
Additional support needs:
Training provided: General induction and further on the job training
Age requirements: 16+
/ Application form/ Informal discussion
"Out of pocket" expenses refunded for the following: