Volunteer Van Assistant - Maldon Clearance & Furniture

As a van assistant you will transport stock to and from the charity shops and other pick up locations. As well as delivering stock and donated goods to customers and shops.

  • What you'll do
    • Assist with furniture removals and house clearances of donated items
    • Take stock between shops and pick up old stock
    • Help transport equipment to and from events when needed
    • Complete necessary paperwork, Gift Aid forms etc
    • Contact customers to agree time slots for home collections/delivery
    • Undertake appropriate training
    • Provide excellent customer service to any donors, customers and Farleigh staff and volunteers


Physical ability to fulfil the requirements of the role including safe moving and manual handling

A driving licence would be preferable so that you can assist with driving the van, but this is not essential

Be competent and uphold health and safety standards at all times 

As a volunteer you will never be made to do any tasks that you are uncomfortable with, we rely heavily on the kindness and generosity of our volunteers and want them to feel happy in the role. Full training will be given and there is always help and support on hand if you need it.


  • Accessibility
    Please note this is physical work.
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 20/06/2018

End Date: 20/06/2020

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Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Shifts are 9am - 1pm and 1pm – 5pm. Flexible.


This opportunity is available in: Maldon

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