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Red Cross Shop Volunteer Store Coordinator - Witchcliffe WA
Role no: 494902
Availability: Business hours
Time involved: 4 hours per week
- 4 hours each per week on a regular basis, role share position available.
- Shifts available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 9am-1pm
- Volunteer Shop Coordinator needed urgently for commencement December 2018
Red Cross Shops sell new and donated clothes, accessories and homewares to raise funds to help people in need. Each year, we rescue 450 tonnes of clothing from landfill, give opportunities to 5000 volunteers, and generate funds to help Red Cross support vulnerable people in Australia and around the world. The proceeds from the sale of items support the vital everyday work of Red Cross, providing relief in times of crisis and care where it's needed most.
Our Witchcliffe Red Cross shop is looking for an enthusiastic Volunteer Store Coordinator with a passion for sustainability and preloved clothing, who will be responsible for managing a volunteer team and daily store operations.
By joining the team you’ll get the opportunity to:
- Sort, tag and prepare donations for sale
- Lead and engage a team of shop volunteers with sales and customer service
- Be part of a team, contributing towards the operational work of Red Cross
- Gain valuable experience and training in retail operations and customer service
- Receive team member discounts on new and preloved products
A minimum commitment of four hours a week is required to volunteer. This is a role share position which will require effective team communication. Previous experience in retail customer service and preloved fashion is desirable, ongoing support and training will be provided by the Area Manager.
Red Cross is an inclusive organisation and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and experience levels, so if you have some spare time and want to give back to your community we’d love to hear from you. Standing and manual handling up to 10 kg will be required.
As a Red Cross Donation Sorter volunteer, you’ll develop valuable retail skills while helping us raise funds to bring care and comfort where it’s needed most. Red Cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support and access to other opportunities within the world’s largest humanitarian network.
For more information, please see the volunteer role description or contact Melynda on 9225 1908
Volunteer Role Description -Shop Volunteer Coordinator.pdf
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.
Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time
Submit your application
Tell us about yourself along with any skills and experience you can bring to Red Cross by completing an online application.
Meet with us
Have a chat with us about the volunteer role you have applied for and see whether it’s a good match for you and for us.
Complete some checks
If you are successful in getting the role we’ll ask you to complete a Police Check. In some cases a Working With Children Check may also be required.
At this stage, it’s time for your induction and training as you’re now an official Red Cross Volunteer.
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