Gateshead Charity Shop, 41 Jackson Street, Gateshead, NE8 1EE

Role Description

To volunteer as part of a friendly team selling clothes, books and all manner of other items in our versatile shopping space in Gateshead.

Key responsibilities

  • Accepting donations
  • Sorting, pricing, sizing, ticketing and steaming stock
  • Welcoming and serving customers, till work and sales
  • Shop floor display/window dressing
  • Updating online networks or online sales development
  • Using expertise to take charge of a particular area of sales e.g. multi media, vintage
  • Replenishing stock on the shop floor

Skills, experience and abilities

  • Well organised, flexible and able to prioritise
  • Can work as part of team and like interacting with people
  • Friendly, enthusiastic and able to encourage others
  • Great people skills and good communication skills
  • Can think creatively to find ways to increase profits
  • Customer care service skills
  • Basic numeracy skills

Expected hours/times

Monday to Saturday, morning or afternoon, once or twice a week.

Next Step

To apply for this opportunity please contact Sead Masic, Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit D13, Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 0RU, 0191 481 3695.


Click here to complete the Volunteer Application Form.