Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteering Opportunities

Sales Assistant Volunteer for British Heart Foundation - Cockhedge Park

Role Type: Regular
Based: Warrington Town Centre
Categories: Retail
Availability: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

What would I be doing?

Our sales assistant volunteers are the first point of contact for customers when they enter our shops. As a sales assistant volunteer, you will greet customers, help them find the items they’re looking for, and answer their questions where you can. With support from the shop team, your
invaluable efforts at keeping the sales floor well-stocked and organised will help us beat heartbreak
forever by raising as much as we can to fund lifesaving research.
Typical tasks include:
· Helping customers on the shop floor & providing good all-round customer service
· Promoting our campaigns and any instore sales to customers
· Working on window and shop displays
· Keeping the shop tidy, clean, and well organised – some light housekeeping
· Helping your fellow volunteers and staff

What skills do I need?

A chance to work in a friendly team, make new friends & meet a diverse group. The feel-good factor of making an invaluable contribution towards the British Heart Foundation goal to Beat Heartbreak Forever. The time to develop your confidence and interpersonal skills. The ability to gain valuable retail experience to add to your CV and learn new skills.

About British Heart Foundation - Cockhedge Park

Our mission is to win the fight against cardiovascular disease and our vision is a world in which people do not die prematurely or suffer from cardiovascular disease.
Coronary heart disease is the UK's single biggest killer but we at the British Heart Foundation are making fantastic progress in the fight against heart disease and are well on our way to realising our ambitions, funding £100m of life-saving research each year.

Recruitment and training details:

Full training and induction will be given upon starting the role.

Is a DBS required? No
Are volunteer expenses covered? e.g. travel Yes
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The Gateway, 89 Sankey Street, Warrington, WA1 1SR Tel: 01925 246880
Registered in England & Wales as a Registered Charity 1129343
and as Company Limited by Guarantee No:6805818

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