Charity Shop Stock Preparation Assistant

Assisting in the receipt, sorting, checking and preparation of goods donated for retailing at our charity shops. This is to include cleaning of bric a brac and laundering of clothing where necessary.

Assist in the efficient running of the shop by ensuring that stock is properly prepared before sale.

Assist in promoting the image and work of Carers Choices.

Adhere to Carers Choices policies and procedures at all times.

The role is for one day per week on either Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday and you will be required to commit to half a day as a minimum.

You will be helping to raise funds and the profile of a local charity whilst developing your own skills and experinece and meeting new people in the community. Supporting local carers.


Volunteers should be friendly and helpful with good communication skills, the ability to get on with people and must be able to work as part of a team. You should be enthusiastic and open to giving a receiving feedback to and from the general manager.


  • Accessibility
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
    From General Manager
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
    You are entitled to undergo first aid, health and safety, fire safety and manual handling.
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 12/08/2015

End Date: 28/02/2018

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Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

This role is at The White House (rear of Council Offices), Kiln Road, Benfleet, Essex SS7 1BU


This opportunity is available in: Basildon Billericay and Wickford, Castle Point, Rayleigh and Rochford, Southend

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