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Willow Foundation

Willow Foundation

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Willow is the only national charity working with seriously ill young adults aged 16 to 40 to fulfil uplifting and unforgettable Special Days.

Since 1999 Willow has fulfilled more than 17,000 Special ...

HealthWellbeingChildren & youth
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Volunteer Retail Assistant

Volunteer Retail Assistant

Long term role · 4–37 hrs/Week
4 Bull Plain, Hertford, SG14 1DT, United Kingdom
HealthWellbeingChildren & youth
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Willow Foundation
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Summary

Willow is opening a new store in Hertford and we are excited to build our new team of volunteers, working alongside Lynne and Deena.

Detailed description

Objectives:                           

To help the Shop Manager maximise sales by providing a high standard of customer service, stock of good quality and quantity, safe and efficient procedures and minimising shop costs thereby raising money for Special Days.


Tasks:                                   

Volunteer Retail Assistants carry out one or more tasks, agreed with the Shop Manager. Tasks could include:

  • serving customers
  • preparing stock
  • creating window displays
  • restocking and attractively merchandising the shop floor
  • financial processes

 

Skills required:                     

No special skills are required.

 

Training and support:         

Full training will be provided to ensure volunteers feel confident in their tasks and that all shop activities are carried out in line with Retail standards and guidelines.


Volunteers are encouraged to share their ideas, support other team members and attend occasional shop meetings. Support is provided to volunteers by Shop Manager, Assistant Shop Manager and the Head of Retail.

 

Expenses, Health & Safety & Insurance:                         

Volunteers are encouraged to refer to the Volunteer handbook for details. A summary of the policy is also on the shop notice board. The full Volunteer Policy is available from the Shop Manager or Retail department at Head Office.

 

Other Information:               

Volunteers support the values and aims of Willow Foundation which are outlined in the Volunteer handbook provided to new volunteers.

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About Willow Foundation

Willow is the only national charity working with seriously ill young adults aged 16 to 40 to fulfil uplifting and unforgettable Special Days.

Since 1999 Willow has fulfilled more than 17,000 Special Days for young adults living with life-threatening conditions such as cancer, motor neurone disease, cystic fibrosis, muscular dystrophy and Huntington’s disease.