Retail Volunteers - New Ringwood East Store!

Job No: SVDP326
Location: Burnt Bridge

Retail Volunteers!

New Concept Store opening soon in Burnt Bridge!

434 Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood East

 

Opening in Spring 2017, our dedicated team is seeking new volunteers who enjoy keeping busy and love building relationships.

 

Are you:

  • Looking to gain experience in a unique retail environment?
  • Looking for a genuine opportunity to make a difference to your local community?
  • Passionate about recycled and retro fashion?

 

There are many aspects of the store for you to get involved in including:

  • Creating amazing customer experiences
  • Assisting in sorting, pricing and displaying an array of quirky and vintage donated goods 
  • Keeping the store looking stylish  

 

More specifically you will have:

  • A welcoming and friendly presence within the store
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A ‘Can Do’ proactive attitude and positive team spirit

 

We offer an opportunity to:

  • Be part of a strong team that makes a significant impact on local communities
  • Learn the retail ‘tricks of the trade’ in a respected national not-for-profit organisation
  • Build lifelong friendships

 

We are Work For The Dole approved.

 

About us:

The St Vincent de Paul Society aspires to be recognised as a caring Catholic charity offering ‘a hand up’ to people in need. We do this by respecting their dignity, sharing our hope and encouraging them to take control of their destiny by providing practical support, advocacy and friendship. The Society is one of the most recognised and highly regarded charitable organisations that has been providing support to Victorians for 160 years. We operate over 100 retail shops throughout Victoria, commonly called 'Vinnies' that raise much needed funds to support those who are vulnerable in the community.

 

Vinnies more than a retail store

 

If making a difference is important to you and you’re ready to contribute positively to your local community we can’t wait to hear from you! We have many Volunteering opportunities across the state for you to engage in. To find your match please complete the form below to tell us a little more about you and why you would be perfect for the role. Please see attached document for a copy of the Position Description.

Please note that prior to engaging in any Volunteer activity with the St Vincent de Paul Society some checks are required. These will include a National Criminal History Check and current Working with Children Check and may also include reference checking and a medical (applicable for Driver and Jockey roles only).

 

St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria is proactive in supporting child safety

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