Warehouse Operative

Location: Furniture Store, Westerhope

Role Description

The Changing Lives Furniture Store is a busy successful used furniture outlet. The team is a small, industrious and ambitious group that are very proud of the work they do and this role could provide a valuable range of skills and experience, and an opportunity to be involved in their challenging and rewarding work.

Key responsibilities

  • Operating till
  • Assisting in the safe sorting, storing and movement of stock
  • Assisting customers with the purchase of goods
  • Manually loading and unloading the van at our warehouse, business partner’s premises, shops or private homes. This could include furniture.
  • Keeping organised and up to date administration paperwork to assist in monitoring and movement of stock etc.
  • Assisting in keeping our vehicle that is used in the distribution process clean & tidy

Skills, experience and abilities

  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Open-minded
  • Be prepared to work individually and as part of a team and have a good sense of humour.
  • Committed
  • Experience in retail/warehousing would be valuable
  • Interest in or empathy with the work of Changing Lives

Expected hours/times

Monday to Friday 10:00 –16:00 or any other agreed hours with Project Manager

Next Step

To find out more about the role please contact Paul Kerr, Retail Manager, E: paul.kerr@changing-lives.org.uk 

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.

Email: sead.masic@changing-lives.org.uk

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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