What to expect

If you are a friendly, outgoing person who likes meeting new people, who is passionate about animal welfare and making a difference, this rewarding role could be for you.  As a Volunteer Op Shop assistant, you will be assisting our customers with their purchases and undertaking general retail duties. This position would suit a person who wants to help out in their local community and also those wishing to help raise funds as part of a thriving fundraising group for a very worthwhile cause.                              

What are the benefits?

Opportunity to gain retail, basic accounting and community fundraising skills and experience.

Working in a friendly team and meeting new people

The opportunity to make a difference and know you are contributing to raising funds for a worthy cause

What are the tasks?

Assist customers in making purchases

Sorting and pricing stock

Cash handling, using an EFTPOS machine and cash register

Receiving incoming donations

What skills and characteristics do I need?

Good teamwork and people skills

Confident and outgoing

The ability to work both independently and as a part of a team

Good communication skills

Physically fit and able to lift 10kg 

When can I volunteer?

The position requires the successful applicant to attend one shift on a weekly basis. All applicants must be available for a minimum of 3 months. 

Shifts are available 9am - 1pm, 12pm - 4pm or all day, Monday to Saturday. Full orientation and training is provided. 

PLEASE NOTE: As part of volunteering with us you will be required to purchase an RSPCA Volunteer T-shirt for $30. It is also a requirement you have an up to date Tetanus vaccination.

For further information, please contact our Op Shops Volunteer Coordinator on 07 3258 5627 or volunteering.opshops@rspcaqld.org.au, or APPLY NOW below.

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