Volunteer vacancies: Volunteer Shop Assistants (Wellington, Porirua and Kāpiti)

May 14th, 2020

Mary Potter Hospice’s eight retail stores are seeking Volunteer Shop Assistants to provide friendly and welcoming customer service in store.

This is a great opportunity to work as part of a friendly team in a demanding but supportive environment. Training in merchandising, displaying and retail will be provided. An interesting and varied experience of voluntary work is guaranteed!

  • Eight locations – Miramar, Cuba Street, Karori, Thorndon, Tawa, Porirua, Paraparaumu and Newlands
  • Gain valuable retail work experience
  • Join a supportive volunteering community

Mary Potter Hospice is one of Wellington’s most loved charities, and our volunteers in our retail stores make a huge difference in helping keep services free.

Our volunteers come from a wide range of backgrounds, ages and cultures, and they volunteer for many different reasons.

Key tasks:

  • Serving customers
  • Operating the till
  • Making the shop a friendly and welcoming place for customers, donors and new volunteers
  • Keeping the shop looking interesting, ensuring stock is replenished and merchandised in an attractive way
  • Answering queries about Mary Potter Hospice

To apply, please complete the online application form. If you have any questions, please call our retail team on 04 237 2300 or email retail@marypotter.org.nz

Volunteer Shop Assistant Job Description