Retail volunteer

(East Wellington Community Services, Rockwood - 143 Dennis St, New To You Shop)

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Position ID: V-GUE3301 Last Modified: 07 Jun 2021 Last Full Update: 07 Jun 2021
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementHelp raise funds in our Rockwood New to You thrift
ContactBarb Carscadden, Manager, Volunteer Engagement, East Wellington Community Services; Phone: 519-856-2113 * 226-979-5139; Email:
DutiesVolunteers assist in fundraising efforts, through the sale of items in our retail clothing or book store. Volunteers accept and sort through incoming donations. Assist customers with locating items in the store; use cash register; open or close store; help promote the agency to the public specifically to our retail customers. Help maintain a friendly, welcoming environment. We follow all CoVid public health and safety guidelines.
Sustainable Development GoalsNo Poverty ; Zero Hunger ; Good Health and Well-Being ; Sustainable Cities and Communities ; Responsible Consumption and Production ; Partnerships to achieve the Goal
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BenefitsFree parking
ClientsCustomers in our retail stores; agency clients are residents of East Wellington
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility ; Newcomers / English as a second language
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Customer / Sales Services ; Fashion / Needlecraft ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Group / Family Volunteering
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours3 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon 
Thursday: Afternoon 
Friday: Morning (1st and 3rd Friday of the month) 
Volunteer once a week, once a month or twice a month.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
Location143 Dennis Street, Unit B Rockwood
Number of PositionsRockwood 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Training on the job
TransportationVolunteer must provide their own transportation to/from the site.
Application Deadline30 Jul 2021
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Start DateOn or after 05 Jul 2021
Display Until30 Nov 2021
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Organization NameEast Wellington Community Services, Rockwood - 143 Dennis St, New To You Shop
Office Phone519-856-2113
Address & Map
143 Dennis St, Unit B
Rockwood, ON N0B 2K0
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