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Barnardos Shop, Dalkey, Co Dublin - Shop Volunteer Roles


About Barnardos

Barnardos supports children whose well being is under threat, by working with them,their families and communities and by campaigning for the rights of children. Barnardos was established in Ireland in 1962 and is Ireland's leading independent children's charity.

What's Involved

Barnardos curently have a few shifts we are wishing to fill in our Dalkey Shop - these are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10am to 1pm or from 11am to 2pm and on Saturday from 2pm to 5pm.

The shop volunteers' tasks and responsibilities include:

* Retail work as a shop assistant working on shop floor and at till
* Steaming clothes, pricing and tagging
* Sorting through donations
* Cleaning
* Customer relations

What's required for this position

• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Honesty, reliability and flexibility
• An interest or experience in retail

  • Personable Skills
  • Retail/ Customer Service

Level of English required for this role:
Intermediate English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: 6 months

Hours required: 4hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
1 Blue Court, Convent Road, Dalkey, Co Dublin

Also available in these counties
Dublin - Dun Laoghaire/ Rathdown, Wicklow

Screening details for this role:

  • Garda Vetting
  • Informal Interviews
  • References
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

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

Age restrictions:
Over 18

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

Volunteers who work in a Barnardos Shop make an important contribution to the work we do with vulnerable children and families, as the money raised in our shops helps to fund our services.

Getting there

Dart to Dalkey
Dublin Bus routes 7d, 59 and 111

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Dublin City
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