Opportunity: Volunteer shop assistant Hebden Bridge

Organisation Name: Forget me not

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Organisation Name: Forget me not
volunteers@forgetmenotchild.co.uk
Phone: 01484 637996
Cause/Interest: Children
Listing End Date:
Skill Required: Interpersonal skills, Leadership, Teamwork
Type Of Activity: Retail and charity shops
Additional/Specific Suitability: Young People (16-25), Older People, Employee volunteering
Age/Gender Restrictions:
Directions:
Geographical Area(s): Hardcastle House, Valley Road, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BB
Opportunity Type: Location
Requirements And Benefits: Do I need any skills/experience?
It is helpful if you have done this sort of work before, however it is not essential because you will be trained to do the tasks we ask you to do. If you work in the shop you will need to be comfortable talking to members of the public and handling money. We are looking for volunteers who are;

• Honest, reliable and trustworthy
• Ability to ask for help when needed
• Be open, positive & passionate about what we do as a charity

Benefits
• Full induction & training provided
• Enhance your CV
• Make new friends
• Claim volunteer expenses
• Flexible shifts
• Full retail experience
• Supporting local community
• Basic numeracy skills & language skills
Skill Required: Interpersonal skills, Leadership, Teamwork
Skills To Gain: Interpersonal skills
Times For The Opportunity: Monday AM, Sunday AM, Sunday PM
Volunteer Commitment: Long term (Commitment of at least 6 months expected), Part time (18 hours per week)
What Could Someone Gain From This Role?: Skills & Qualities that can be gained;
• Become a self-starter
• Culture awareness
• Team work
• Critical thinking
• Cash handling
• Stay calm under pressure
• Multitasking