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Bag it up for NCBI - 28th September, 2019

NCBI - Working for People with Sight Loss

About NCBI - Working for People with Sight Loss

NCBI is a not for profit charitable organisation which provides support and services nationwide to people experiencing sight loss. We also provide a range of services to public and private organisations to make sure that their services are accessible to people who are blind and vision impaired.

What's Involved

On Saturday 28th September, 2019, join the NCBI Team in a Tesco store near you for the NCBI - Tesco Bag Pack. Your task will be to engage with the Tesco customer; enquire if they would like their shopping packed; carefully pack the shopping; thank the customer for their donation and wish them well.

What's required for this position

Pleasant and engaging personality and physically fit and able to stand for a period of time.

  • Event management/ Fundraising
  • Personable Skills
  • Retail/ Customer Service

Level of English required for this role:
Intermediate English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: Once Off

Hours required: 2hrs Once off

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Various Tesco stores throughout Ireland - detail of participating stores will be advised on initial contact.

Also available in these counties
Carlow, Cavan, Clare, Cork, Donegal, Dublin - City, Dublin - Dun Laoghaire/ Rathdown, Dublin - Fingal, Dublin - South Dublin County, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo, Tipperary, Waterford, Westmeath, Wexford, Wicklow

Screening details for this role:

  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Insurance cover

Age restrictions:
Over 16

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

Help NCBI 'Make a Dark Day Brighter' for those experiencing sight loss in Ireland; enable NCBI to benefit from their work on the day; further communication and social skills working as part of Team NCBI. Meet new people and possibly new friends.

Getting there

Detail will be advised on initial contact.

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Dublin City
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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