Current vacancies

Retail assistant

April 4, 2024

Willow shops based across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

Position: Retail assistant

Location: Willow shops based across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

Role description:

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic volunteer to join our small, but busy shop team. We are looking for someone who can commit to supporting the team on a regular, ongoing basis each week. There are a range of activities for volunteers from sorting stock, preparing items for sale, serving customers, to ensuring the visual displays in the shop are eye-catching and appealing to customers.

What’s involved?

The Retail Assistant is key to maximising 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 vital funds for our beneficiaries.

How long and how often:

We are looking for a volunteer to offer longer term support, committing a few hours a week on a regular basis.  

Location: Willow shops based across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire in Biggleswade, Hatfield, Hemel Hempstead, Hertford, Letchworth Garden City, Stevenage and Welwyn Garden City.

The role will suit you if you are…

This is an ideal role for someone who is looking to volunteer on a regular basis, who enjoys working with people.  Full training on all activities will be provided.

The impact you’ll make…

Your support will help our busy shop team to delight our customers, encouraging repeat donations and shoppers to return to Willow.

Your support will mean Willow can continue to provide special days, breaks and treats for seriously ill young adults.

What can you expect from us?

You will be a part of a small team, who are on hand to support you with your role and offer any training support where required. You will be provided with all necessary resources available and trained on how to use them. We will keep you informed and updated on how your support benefits the team, Willow and Special Days.

If this sounds like you, please do get in touch. Please contact [email protected] or fill in our volunteer sign up form and we will get back to you.