ID: 22808

Volunteer @ Vinnies Collingwood (now extended hours!)

Other Short Term Collingwood VIC

About this opportunity

Vinnies Collingwood is seeking new volunteers who enjoy keeping busy and love building relationships..

There are many aspects of the store for you to get involved in including:
• Creating amazing customer experiences
• Assisting in sorting, pricing and displaying an array of quirky and vintage donated goods
• Keeping the store looking stylish

All you need is a friendly presence within the store and 'can do' positive attitude!

We offer an opportunity to:
• Gain real retail and customer service work experience in a respected national not-for-profit organisation
• Be part of a strong team that makes a significant impact on local communities
• Build lifelong friendships

We are Work for the Dole approved.

A little about Vinnies…
As one of the most recognised charitable organisations, St Vincent de Paul Society has been offering a ‘hand up’ to Victorians in need for over 160 years. We operate over 100 stores commonly called ‘Vinnies’ that raise funds for those who are vulnerable. Raised funds are directed back into local communities through the provision of practical support, advocacy and friendship.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Hours are flexible and to be mutually agreed upon. Store Opening Hrs: Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm Saturday: 9am to 5pm

Good for
  • Centrelink Approved
  • Travelling/short term volunteers
  • Volunteers with limited English
  • Work Experience
  • Youth/school volunteers (age 14-18)
Interested in
  • Retail and Sales
Training

On the job induction and training provided. No experience required.

Reimbursement

Tea, coffee & water provided. Society will reimburse cost of photo for WWCC.