Do you have spare time you’d like to use supporting
Save the Children charity shop in Southport?
Save the Children believe in changing children’s future, they operate in the UK and around the world to ensure children are safe and healthy. They support children to learn, grow and become who they want to be. Their shops help raise vital funds, and their volunteers are the leading force in making this possible.
The Southport Save the Children Shop has been a much loved part of the local community for years and continues to be hugely popular with customers and supporters, thanks to the kindness and generosity of the lovely Volunteer Team! In addition to preloved items, it sells a variety of lovely hand knitted and crafted goods – perfect for all occasions!
WHY WE WANT YOU
Our shops are very much part of their local community and volunteers help us make a real difference to children’s lives. Joining a fantastic team of volunteers, you’ll be helping to raise vital funds for children in the UK and overseas and telling our customers about the great work Save the Children does.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING
- Welcoming and serving customers, including handling money
- Sorting donations and stock
- Making the shop look attractive, clean and tidy
- Helping with promotional events at the shop
- Following all shop processes, including registering Gift Aid donations
THE SKILLS YOU NEED
- Friendly and welcoming
- Sociable and can chat with customers
- Able to handle money
- Happy to be part of a team
- Flexible and willing to do any of the shop tasks
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU
- Full training and support
- Reasonable out-of-pocket expenses in line with our policy eg travel
- Experience of working in a shop as a volunteer
Please note, we are committed to protecting and keeping children safe. We select, check and manage our volunteers to make sure that we are able to do this.
Phone Number: 01704 547353
Address: Save the Children, 50 Eastbank St, Southport. PR8 1ES.