Organisation NameFlorence Nightingale Hospice Charity

About the Organisation

The aim of Florence Nightingale Hospice is to provide a first class specialist palliative care service which is accessible and free of charge to those with a life-limiting illness. Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity needs to raise over £650,000 each year to ensure the continued funding of local in-patient and at-home palliative care services, for many more years to come.

Contact NameTracey OHara

Office Location and Full Address

Unit 2 Walton Lodge
Walton Street
HP21 7QY

Telephone Number01296 332600

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Approximate number of employees at your company22 paid and 400+ volunteers

Job TitleVolunteer Retail Assistant - Charity Shop

Training Provided

Yes, full training provided.

Job Description

We are very keen to engage with the local community to offer opportunities for people to develop employment skills, build confidence, gain work experience, socialise and improve their well being through volunteering in one of our shops, which are based in Aylesbury High Street, Walton Court Aylesbury, Haddenham, Thame, Chinnor, Wendover and Winslow.

You will help the shop manager receive, sort and prepare donations for sale, provide excellent customer, gain experience of using a till and work alongside volunteers from different backgrounds.

Full training will be provided to volunteers and we are able to be flexible with hours to suit an individuals other commitments, for example school hours.

If you have an interested in retail (particularly fashion), would like to have fun and learn new skills, please get in touch.

Future Prospects/Career Interests

An interest in customer service and retail may be useful.
Opportunity to develop communication skills and team work.

Candidate Age RangeAge 14 upwards


Flexibility and Multitasking

Time Management

Problem Solving

Communication Skills