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Shop Assistant

National Council For The Blind

About National Council For The Blind

The National Council For The Blind provides life changing, emotional and technical support to individuals with sight loss in the community. Funds of approx. €4 million need to raised each year in order to provide these services. This is carried out through Fundraising as well as Charity Shops.

What's Involved

The National Council for the Blind are looking to open a charity shop in Kilrush in order to generate funds to support people in the community. This will be a very busy shop based in the heart of Kilrush town. The shop will be open from Monday to Saturday and they are currently looking for volunteers to take on a 2 hour shift any time between 9am to 5pm on any morning / afternoon. There are many opportunities within the shop from sorting donations and recycling to manning the till and dealing with customer requests.
They are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join the team and help with the following tasks:
Working on the shop floor and sorting room
Maintaining shop floor standards
Serving and interacting with customers
Hanging, tagging and steaming clothes
Creating window displays If this is something of interest to you please contact Dolores on 065 68 45517

What's required for this position

Good communication skills
Good level of english.
Good personality.
Reliable.

  • Retail/ Customer Service

Level of English required for this role:
Intermediate English

Times and commitment required for this role

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Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Minimum time commitment: Flexible

Hours required: 2hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Kilrush

Also available in these counties
Clare

Screening details for this role:

  • Informal Interviews
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Age restrictions:
Over 16

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
No

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

This is a great way to meet new people in your community, learn new skills or pass your experience on to others while helping NCBI fund its lifechanging services in your community. You are also helping to create a world of sustainable fashion & reclycling

Apply Now Click the apply now button to register your interest in this opportunity.
  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Clare
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