Volunteer Cash Desk Assistant at our NEW furniture charity store in Brislington

British Heart Foundation Brislington
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 19 June, 2024 - 13:30
Contract Type: 
Part Time
Most of our volunteers do a 3 - 4 hour shift once a week when they can. Remote and flexible roles/ times are available.
Contract Details: 
Details of Role: 

Could you be the friendly face of your new Brislington British Heart Foundation furniture shop? With support around you and full training provided, you will be processing sales through the till as a cashier, talking to customers and thanking every donor - helping us continue to fund life saving research. This is a customer focussed role where you will meet and interact with a wide range of people, handle cash and help us raise vital funds in a central front of house position.

Typical tasks include:

· Engaging with customers and serving them in a helpful and friendly way

· Answering questions from customer, donors and supporters

· Communicating with fellow volunteers about what has sold and needs re-stocking

· Honing your retail and cashier skills behind the till and taking payments

· Helping with administration and reception duties around the till area

· Promoting Gift Aid and sales campaigns

Volunteering with the British Heart Foundation comes with plenty of benefits too…

· A 25% discount on donated goods and 10% discount on New Goods in our shops

· Unlimited, free, and confidential support by Retail Trust

· Access to training and development

· Reasonable travel expenses reimbursed

· Refreshments available

· Volunteer certificates, references and long service awards provided

· Access to discounts with other retailers

Just so you know, we are unable to accept volunteers aged under 16 or with unspent criminal convictions.

Please note this is an unpaid voluntary position in a friendly charity shop. 

How to Apply: 

To join us please visit our website and complete an online application www.bhf.org.uk/volunteer 

If you are unable to complete an online application, please email Jack on burrowsj@bhf.org.uk and we can set you up to come in for a cuppa! 

Contact Person: 
Jack Burrows
Contact Email: 
Postal Address: 
British Heart Foundation Unit 1B Brislington Retail Park, Bath Road Bristol BS4 5NG