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1.    Charity Shop Volunteers 

Location:
Buckinghamshire South Branch
Charity shops in the following locations:
    - 47 Hill Avenue, Amersham, HP6 5BX
    - 68 High Street, Burnham, SL1 7JT
    - 47 High Street, Chesham, HP5 1BW
    - 10 High Street, Princes Risborough, HP27 0AX

Number of vacancies: 
Several across the 4 sites

Purpose of position:
To help in the charity shop selling goods to raise funds for local animal welfare.
 

Key activities:
General everyday shop duties including using till and handling cash, customer service, answering telephone calls from the general public, tidying the shop floor, sorting donations, steaming and pricing goods.   

Period of volunteering and time:
Flexible but ideally a minimum “shift” of a morning or afternoon and an ongoing commitment is preferred.  

Experience/skills/knowledge/personal qualities required:
Common sense along with a sense of humour, reliability and able to work with other people.  Shop experience would be useful.  There will be some lifting and carrying. The shops provide a social environment in which volunteers can make a real contribution to animal welfare.

 Training given:
Any necessary training will be provided by the shop manager. 

Further information:
Jill Grimwood, Volunteer Co-ordinator
Telephone:  01494 792749 Email:   jillgrimwood7227@aol.com
or call in at the shop.

2. Branch Secretary

We are looking for someone to fill this important volunteer position within the Branch.
Generally working from home the role would possibly require some commitment each day.
The Branch Trustees will provide guidance and support and reasonable expenses will be reimbursed.
Access to email and basic computer skills would be required. 

 The key activities of the Branch Secretary are:-
To act as the main point of contact between the National Society, Branch Trustees and Branch Members.
To arrange the distribution of correspondence and literature received by the Branch.
To arrange Branch meetings, including the Annual General Meeting, ensuring that accurate minutes are taken. 
To ensure that committee decisions are implemented. 

If you feel that you would like to join us please contact our Volunteer Co-Ordinator, Jill Grimwood,  on jillgrimwood7227@aol.com or on 01494 792749.

 

               Site Last Updated : Saturday, 19 January 2013