Retail Shop Assistant - Smithfield

Uniting Care - Cairns

  • Location: Barron QLD
  • Category Community Services

Suitable for

  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Work Experience


Regular - more than 6 months

Time Required

Monday to Friday 12.00 to 4.30 pm. Minimum of 4 hours per shift.


An induction, orientation and relevant training will be provided on commencement


Good communication skills
Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential

We are committed to empowering Australians to be suicide-safe through connection,
compassion and hope. Our vision is for an Australia free of suicide. Be part of our vision by
volunteering at our Lifeline store.
This volunteer opportunity will help to assist in the running all aspects of a retail shop to
directly fund our 24-hour crisis support line. Your few hours volunteering can and will save
Your energetic contribution of time to assist with donations, shop presentation and point of
sale. We invite anyone with a customer first approach to service to join our volunteer team.
This role will be ideally suited for some who has a flair for shop presentation and enjoys
arranging merchandise to maximise customer engagement.
We are a motivated team with a continuous flow of customers that will keep you active and
contributing meaningfully throughout the shift.
**Tasks involved include:**
▪ Point of Sale transactions
▪ Stock preparation
▪ Shop presentation
▪ Labelling and pricing stock
▪ Customers service
**This is a great opportunity to:**
- Gain invaluable workplace experience
- Improve mental health and personal well being
- Enjoy social interaction with others

Express interest

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