Retail Assistant

Retail Assistant Responsible to: Shop Manager

Role Summary

Retail Assistant is a customer facing role, primarily to deal with any customer enquiries and process sales using a cash till.

Main Duties Include

• Dealing with a variety of enquiries

• Processing customer sales using a cash register and handling money

• Assisting with stock rotation and window displays

• Receiving customer donations

• Promoting and helping customer Gift Aid Donation

• Help keep the shop clean and tidy

• Sorting & pricing

Induction, Training and Development

No experience necessary, each volunteer will receive an induction and training will be available in all aspects of the role.

Expenses and support

Any travel costs incurred up to the value of £5 can be reimbursed with a valid travel ticket.


This role will require volunteers to sometimes work unsupervised, and will involve handling money. References are required for this role


We ask that the volunteer would be happy to operate a till/ use a steamer and be involved in the daily running of the shop. We have a full training programme for all volunteers.


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    All volunteers have to be over 18.
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Travel costs paid Up to £5.
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

We are happy to discuss hours at the Interview/ Taster session. We are more based on the Volunteer doing what they can, so if they can do 2hrs or 5hrs we will arrange.


26-28 Sunbridge Road
West Yorkshire
Bd1 2 AA

Similar Opportunities

Before you can register your interest in this opportunity you must either login or register as a volunteer.

You will be returned to this page.



Register as a Volunteer
COVID19 Volunteer Opportunities Register your interest