Volunteer Martlets Furniture Showroom Assistant

Martlets Hospice

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Are you looking to gain experience in a fun, friendly retail environment? Our shops are the perfect opportunity to expand your skills and knowledge whilst raising vital funds for Martlets.

Our showroom is the perfect place to pick up furniture and other bargains spruce up your home. It's also where our largest donation station is located, plus our fabulous £1 shop.

What will I be doing?

This role is based mainly on the shop floor and will involve:

  • Greeting customers and creating a friendly, welcoming atmosphere
  • Providing assistance and asking customers if they need help or product recommendations
  • Serving customers on the till, handling cash and card payments
  • Talking about Gift Aid, explaining why it is important to the charity and helping customers sign up
  • Keeping the shop floor looking great by tidying counters, refilling rails and organising displays.


  • a friendly and welcoming manner
  • being good at moving furniture would be useful!
  • being open to learning new things.


  • being in a small and friendly team
  • being part of a well known community project
  • gaining experience in a busy retail environment.

Practical Considerations

  • reasonable travel expenses refunded
  • car parking available.

When do I need to be available?

Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

Sussex House Industrial Estate
Old Shoreham Road

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
    through a 3rd party
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training