Volunteer Electrical Sales Department Assistant at our NEW charity furniture store in Brislington

British Heart Foundation Brislington
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 19 June, 2024 - 14:00
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: 

Keen on electrical items? We’re looking for enthusiastic people to organise and display our electrical items in our new store, talk to customers and ensure electrical safety labelling is correct. Your effort will ensure customers can purchase clean, affordable and safe electrical items from us, helping us to continue to fund life saving research. Full training is provided, and attention to detail is a key part of the role.

Typical tasks include:

· Ensuring donated electrical items are always clean and looking their best ready for sale

· Replenishing the sales floor with tested electrical items from the warehouse

· Making sure all pricing and electrical safety labels are clearly visible

· Helping identify any unusual items for online selling

· Using your creativity with shop displays while adhering to display guidelines

· Engaging with customers on the shop floor, answering queries about electrical items

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