Gumtree/Social Media Volunteer

Location: Furniture Store, Westerhope

Role Description

Women’s Conditional Cautioning is a new, exciting project which started in October 2017 in partnership with the Office of the Police Crime Commissioner.  Through early intervention we hope to be able to divert women away from offending.  We are seeking a committed individual who will assist the team in meeting specific targets.

Key responsibilities

  • Helping sales assistants to sell furniture store items
  • Sorting and categorising items ready for listing
  • Photographing items and uploading images and text on Gumtree
  • Listing items
  • Liaising with customers
  • Advertising stock and engaging with people on social media
  • Arranging for furniture items to be picked up or delivered
  • Print leaflets and collate info packs

Skills, experience and abilities

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communications
  • Current experience using social media platforms
  • Good computer/phone skills
  • Highly self-motivated. Ability to complete tasks independently, while staying in close communication with project manager
  • Ability to accurately describe items for sale
    A keen eye for detail
  • Cheerful and positive, keen to get involved
  • Flexible team player
  • Interest in the work of Changing Lives

Expected hours/times

Monday to Saturday morning, ideally two days per week

Next Step

To apply for this opportunity please contact Sead Masic, Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit 13, Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 0RU, 0191 481 3695.


Apply for this vacancy

To apply for this vacancy, download an application form and return your completed form to Volunteering Manager, Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit D13 Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 0RU. Or, apply online by clicking the button below to complete the Volunteer Application Form.

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