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 welcome customers into store • To assist customers with queries in a friendly, positive manner • Deal with customer concerns in an appropriate way, seeking the assistance of a manager when appropriate • Using the computerised till system to log all till sales • Encourage customers to sign up for Gift Aid when purchasing or donating items. • Ensure the till area is clean and tidy at all times
/ 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. • Excellent communication skills • 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 shop has a manager, deputy, volunteers and companions
Additional support needs:
Training provided: Induction and further on the job training
Age requirements: 16+
/ Application form/ Informal discussion
"Out of pocket" expenses refunded for the following: