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  • Volunteer Retail Assistant
    with Trust in Fife

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO62852 - Created/last updated: 12/02/2021



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    About this opportunity:Trust in Fife is a voluntary organization, providing a range of services to homeless people throughout Fife. To assist in supporting these services, we operate two charity outlets, The Cairn Centres in Kirkcaldy and Lochgelly. Both offer good quality, previously owned goods to the local community.
    We are looking for volunteers who have an interest in Trust in Fife's services, to assist in our Kirkcaldy outlet. The role would include advising and assisting customers, cash handling, stock rotation, dealing with telephone enquiries and recording of messages.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Induction in regard to company procedures, orientation, H & S, will take place at start of placement. Training in regard to cash handling, etc. will be ongoing and undertaken by other volunteers. In-house training arranged quarterly. Operate open support.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Public transport rates paid weekly.

    Experience required:Volunteers with retail experience would be particularly welcome.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsTakes place at the Cairn Centre, 83-85 Dunnikier Rd, Kirkcaldy.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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