Be part of this upcycling project helping young people!
Shop work / Retail volunteers needed for Adviza in RG1
We are seeking volunteers to assist in the running of a social enterprise pop-up shop in Broad Street Mall.
Against the Grain is a social enterprise which gives NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) young people (16-19) at risk a unique opportunity to enhance their employability and build their confidence by contributing to a successful furniture upcycling business.
Volunteers will assist with:
- Talking to customers to promote Charity and promote Sales and Commissions.
- Recording Sales and capturing customer details.
- Keeping shop area tidy.
- Assisting with tasks of the day – workshops/up-cycling projects.
This is a great opportunity to get involved in a unique project making a difference to the lives of young people in Reading.
Location address line 1
Broad Street Mall
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
Near public transport?
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Wed AMThu AMThu PMFri AMFri PMSat PM
Any of these times
Shop work / Retail
Will suit someone like this:
Enjoys variety and changeSelf organised/motivatedLikes team workHappy to work soloBusiness orientatedSociableCreative
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
On the job and via Adviza moodle (online training)
Description of support
From fellow volunteers and team
Description of expenses
Will I need my own transportation?
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Are references required?
Will there be an interview?
Are they properly insured?
Do they need a specific gender?
How many volunteers needed?
Opportunity added on
3 May 2017